Cody L. Worrells

Litigation Paralegal
Ward and Smith, P.A.
910.794.4824 Fax 910.794.4877
Post Office Box 7068, Wilmington, NC 28406-7068

Cody brings an extensive background in military law to Ward and Smith as a litigation paralegal. He has since expanded his scope to include Camp Lejeune water contamination, family law, estate litigation, and general civil litigation, since joining the firm in 2021.

Prior to joining Ward and Smith, Cody proudly served seven years in the United States Army, where he was assigned to the 82nd Airborne Division and 1st Special Forces Command and served as a Senior Paralegal managing the Group law office.


  • A.A.S, Paralegal Technology, Cape Fear Community College, 2023

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