Advocating for Tennessee Employers and Employees for nearly 20 years.
J.K. Simms is a Partner at Thompson Burton and leads the firm’s employment law practice. J.K.’s practice is devoted to serving his clients both from a litigation avoidance and litigation defense standpoint. J.K. has extensive experience representing companies and individuals at the state level throughout Tennessee and in every federal court district in the State of Tennessee.
|Award name||Grantor||Date granted|
|Super Lawyer||Super Lawyers||2019|
|Super Lawyer||Super Lawyers||2018|
|Best Lawyers in America||Best Lawyers in America||2018|
|Super Lawyer||Super Lawyers||2017|
|Best Lawyers in America||Best Lawyers in America||2017|
|Attorney/Partner||Thompson Burton||2013 - Present|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|Federal Bar Association, Middle Tennessee Chapter||President||2018 - Present|
|Tennessee Bar Association, Tennessee Bar Association Leadership Law Committee||Executive Committee||2013 - Present|
|Tennessee Bar Association, Tennessee Bar Association Leadership Law Committee||Co-chair||2015 - 2018|
|Tennesee Bar Journal||Anthrax Scare & Employer Liability||2003|
|University of Tennessee||JD - Juris Doctor||2001|
|Lipscomb University||BA - Bachelor of Arts||1998|
|National Business Institute||Employment Issues Discussion||2018|
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