Originally from Nashville, Joe began his college career playing football at Samford University. After transferring to David Lipscomb University, Joe graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Spanish. Joe continued his education at the University of Tennessee College of Law, where he obtained his law degree. After graduating law school, Joe's career took him to Morristown and then Johnson City, before finally bringing him back to Knoxville. While away from work, Joe enjoys spending time with his wife, playing disc golf, and cooking.
W. Joe Bell is fluent in Spanish and is licensed to practice law in Tennessee and the Eastern District of Tennessee Federal District Court. Joe practices throughout East Tennessee including the following counties: Knox, Blount, Anderson, Hamblen, Washington, Carter, Greene, Jefferson, Sevier, Cocke, Hawkins, and Sullivan.