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Jessica Cunningham Lim


Phone: (615) 780-4129
Fax: (615) 780-4117

Jessica has successfully represented clients in a diverse range of commercial and business litigation matters, including insurance coverage litigation, breach of contract cases, fraud and breach of fiduciary duty claims, securities claims litigation, and employment and discrimination litigation.

Jessica also has significant appellate litigation experience, including drafting amici briefs on behalf of a large trade association in complex and high-profile cases.

Prior to joining Leader, Bulso & Nolan, PLC, Jessica worked at the Washington, D.C. law firm of Wiley Rein LLP, where she represented insurers in coverage litigation before federal and state courts nationwide.

Bar Admissions:

Maryland, 2014

Washington, District of Columbia, 2015

Tennessee, 2017

U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Tennessee, 2018

U.S. District Court for the Western District of Tennessee, 2018

U.S. District Court for the District of Maryland, 2015


J.D., University of Virginia School of Law, 2014

Virginia Law and Business Review: Editorial Board 2011 – 2014

Student Bar Association: Student Counsel Representative 2012 – 2013; 3L Class Representative 2013 – 2014; Diversity Advisory Council 2013 – 2014

Student Peer Advisor 2012 – 2014

MCCA Diversity Scholarship

Microsoft’s LCLD Diversity Scholarship

B.A., Samford University, 2011

Summa cum laude, with Honors

Phi Kappa Phi National Honor Fraternity

Omicron Delta Kappa National Leadership Fraternity

Student Government Association Career Achievement Award


Professional Associations & Memberships

  • American Bar Association
  • Tennessee Bar Association
  • Nashville Bar Association
  • Lawyers’ Association for Women
  • Tennessee Trial Lawyers Association