Who We Are

LawHQ hires and empowers a team of professionals with the sole focus of shutting down spammers. We know it's a big task and accept the challenge it presents. Our team members help track down spammers and are strong litigators - seeking the best outcome for our clients.

Executive Team

Thomas Alvord
CEO & Founding Attorney

Thomas Alvord founded LawHQ in 2019 after resolving to fight the obnoxious amount of telephone spam that he was receiving. He is an accomplished marketer and attorney with over a decade of experience. He previously co-founded Funded Today, a digital marketing firm that helps entrepreneurs capture pledges through managed crowdfunding campaigns. His work at Funded Today gave him deep insight into modern digital marketing practices - critical to LawHQ's success in uncovering the marketing practices of spammers. Thomas received a joint JD / MPA from Brigham Young University.

Michael McCartney*

Michael McCartney joined LawHQ in 2021 as the Chief Operating Officer and Chief Technology Officer. He is an accomplished general management executive with nearly 25 years of experience in marketing, business development, finance, technology, and operations. He has experience in building companies and is an expert on customer experience. His experience with digital marketing and affiliate marketing strategies aids in the development of technology and operational processes that reverse engineer spammers' standard operating practices. Michael received his BS in Computer Information Systems from Palm Beach Atlantic University.

* Mr. McCartney does not direct or control the professional activities of lawyers in the firm.

Our Attorneys

Jim Wertheim
Michael Hartmere
Karissa Murphy
Brittany Clark
Timothy Gernand
Alexander Hood

LawHQ is a lawtech firm

We are redefining how you access legal services, and what it means to be a law firm or an attorney. Our headquarters are in Salt Lake City, Utah. We have attorneys throughout the United States, and are quickly expanding to provide legal services in all 50 states.