With extensive experience in government affairs, constitutional law, and international human rights law, we help clients understand how the current legal and legislative landscape impact their mission, messaging, and best practice. We provide legal and policy analysis that simplifies mystifying challenges and equips clients for proactive problem-solving.
We bring deep marketing and media advocacy backgrounds to client partnerships. With a focus on strengthening communities, we assist organizations of all types and sizes craft messages to communicate their values and vision to diverse demographics in order to unite and engage. We provide instant talking points, comprehensive analysis, and shareable content so clients can effectively articulate their values and utilize their platforms.
We help organizations leverage their existing base and expand their reach beyond it. By developing strategies for building membership and influencing stakeholders—such as grassroots organizing and digital fundraising—we help clients maximize long-term potential and establish a wide, sustainable support base.
A Founding Partner of The Peacefield Group, Joseph Williams specializes in legal and policy analysis. Working to grow, organize, and activate millions of members of an international public interest legal organization, Joseph served on the executive strategy team handling constitutional litigation, media advocacy, digital fundraising, and grassroots organizing. With experience in government affairs on Capitol Hill, he is prepared to help you navigate legal and policy complexities so you can efficiently maximize your impact. As a licensed attorney with extensive experience in constitutional law, he helps clients navigate legislative and regulatory frameworks that impact their daily operations.
He earned his Juris Doctor from Vanderbilt Law School and B.A. in Economics and Political Science from Vanderbilt University. Before beginning law school, he was a Teach For America corps member in Nashville, teaching high school history and government.
Joseph nerds out about education reform, sports trivia, true underdog stories, and Frank Capra-Jimmy Stewart films. Joseph and his wife, Palmer, have two sons, Jack and Henry, and live in Nashville, Tennessee.
A Founding Partner of The Peacefield Group, Palmer Williams specializes in legal and policy analysis related to international human rights, sanctity of life, non-profit operations and government affairs. As a licensed attorney knowledgeable in international law, she has extensive experience advocating for human rights on the international stage, including at the United Nations. Additionally, she has worked with government agencies and faith-based organizations to launch statewide initiatives and grassroots organizing campaigns. Palmer assists clients in crafting messaging, long-term strategic planning and operationalizing their values.
She earned her Juris Doctor from Vanderbilt Law School and her B.A. in Political Science and Community Development from Vanderbilt University. Palmer also spent several years living and serving in sub-Saharan Africa, working with grassroots NGOs serving vulnerable children and victims of the HIV epidemic.
Palmer geeks out about orphan care work, Abigail Adams and her Southern Living magazine. Palmer and her husband, Joseph, have two sons, Jack and Henry, and live in Nashville, TN.