HALL BOOTH SMITH, P.C

James R. Embrey, Jr.

424 Church St
Suite 2950
Nashville, TN 37219 

jembrey@hallboothsmith.com
Partner
615.313.9911


Jim Embrey is a Partner in our office in Nashville, Tennessee, and he focuses his litigation practice on General Liability, Medical Malpractice, Premises Liability and Transportation matters. He is also a part of the National Trial Counsel team.

Jim has represented numerous Fortune 500 companies as well as individual professionals as a trial lawyer, and honed his legal craft while working in-house as a Managing Counsel and General Counsel for major insurance corporations. This dual experience gives Jim unprecedented insight and knowledge to anticipate the needs of his clients and provide exceptional and effective service. His clients include trucking carriers and insurers, drug and medical device companies, business owners, manufacturers, physicians and hospitals. He represents clients in state and federal court actions as well as arbitrates matters under the American Arbitration Association (AAA). He is also experienced in defending professional licensure actions, including defending medical physicians in Department of Health investigations. Jim is also peer rated AV Preeminent by Martindale Hubbell.

Earlier in his career, Jim served as an Airborne Infantryman in the United States Army with the 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault) and was awarded the Combat Infantryman’s Badge for his service in the Middle East.  He enjoys golfing, reading and spending time with family.

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EXPERIENCE

Jim is a seasoned trial lawyer who has represented many Fortune 500 companies and individual professionals, and brings first-hand knowledge of the needs of insurance companies to his legal work.

ADMITTED

  • All Tennessee State Courts
  • Federal District Courts
  • All Georgia State Courts



EDUCATION

  • J.D., University of Tennessee College of Law
  • Bachelor’s degree, summa cum laude, Austin Peay State University



MEMBERSHIPS

  • Defense Research Institute, Vice Chair of Trucking Law Committee, 2019
  • Nashville Bar Association
  • Tennessee Bar Association
  • Tennessee Trucking Association

PRESENTATIONS

  • COVID-19: Current State of Immunity and Potential Liability For Healthcare Providers, DRI Webinar, April 2020.
  • Taking Back Control of Trucking Litigation: Strategic Approach to Evaluating, Settling, or Trying Your Case by Anchoring Value, DRI Annual Meeting, October 2019.
  • New Hours of Service Regulations and Preservation of Evidence After an Accident, Tennessee Trucking 2019 Annual Conference, September 2019.
  • Taking Back Control of Healthcare Litigation:  Strategic Approach to Evaluating, Settling or Trying Your Case by Anchoring Value and Defending Damages, Guy Carpenter 2019 Medical Professional Liability and Networking Forum, April 2019.
  • Negotiation Strategies for High Exposure Medical Cases, October 2018, Hartford, CT.

RECOGNITIONS

  • AV® Preeminent™ Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell

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James Embrey, Jr. | General Liability Attorney in Nashville

James R. Embrey, Jr.

424 Church St
Suite 2950
Nashville, TN 37219 

Jim Embrey is a Partner in our office in Nashville, Tennessee, and he focuses his litigation practice on General Liability, Medical Malpractice, Premises Liability and Transportation matters. He is also a part of the National Trial Counsel team.

Jim has represented numerous Fortune 500 companies as well as individual professionals as a trial lawyer, and honed his legal craft while working in-house as a Managing Counsel and General Counsel for major insurance corporations. This dual experience gives Jim unprecedented insight and knowledge to anticipate the needs of his clients and provide exceptional and effective service. His clients include trucking carriers and insurers, drug and medical device companies, business owners, manufacturers, physicians and hospitals. He represents clients in state and federal court actions as well as arbitrates matters under the American Arbitration Association (AAA). He is also experienced in defending professional licensure actions, including defending medical physicians in Department of Health investigations. Jim is also peer rated AV Preeminent by Martindale Hubbell.

Earlier in his career, Jim served as an Airborne Infantryman in the United States Army with the 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault) and was awarded the Combat Infantryman’s Badge for his service in the Middle East.  He enjoys golfing, reading and spending time with family.

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EXPERIENCE

Jim is a seasoned trial lawyer who has represented many Fortune 500 companies and individual professionals, and brings first-hand knowledge of the needs of insurance companies to his legal work.

ADMITTED

  • All Tennessee State Courts
  • Federal District Courts
  • All Georgia State Courts

EDUCATION

  • J.D., University of Tennessee College of Law
  • Bachelor’s degree, summa cum laude, Austin Peay State University

MEMBERSHIPS

  • Defense Research Institute, Vice Chair of Trucking Law Committee, 2019
  • Nashville Bar Association
  • Tennessee Bar Association
  • Tennessee Trucking Association

PRESENTATIONS

  • COVID-19: Current State of Immunity and Potential Liability For Healthcare Providers, DRI Webinar, April 2020.
  • Taking Back Control of Trucking Litigation: Strategic Approach to Evaluating, Settling, or Trying Your Case by Anchoring Value, DRI Annual Meeting, October 2019.
  • New Hours of Service Regulations and Preservation of Evidence After an Accident, Tennessee Trucking 2019 Annual Conference, September 2019.
  • Taking Back Control of Healthcare Litigation:  Strategic Approach to Evaluating, Settling or Trying Your Case by Anchoring Value and Defending Damages, Guy Carpenter 2019 Medical Professional Liability and Networking Forum, April 2019.
  • Negotiation Strategies for High Exposure Medical Cases, October 2018, Hartford, CT.

RECOGNITIONS

  • AV® Preeminent™ Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell
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Jim Embrey is a Partner in our office in Nashville, Tennessee, and he focuses his litigation practice on General Liability, Medical Malpractice, Premises Liability and Transportation matters. He is also a part of the National Trial Counsel team.

Jim has represented numerous Fortune 500 companies as well as individual professionals as a trial lawyer, and honed his legal craft while working in-house as a Managing Counsel and General Counsel for major insurance corporations. This dual experience gives Jim unprecedented insight and knowledge to anticipate the needs of his clients and provide exceptional and effective service. His clients include trucking carriers and insurers, drug and medical device companies, business owners, manufacturers, physicians and hospitals. He represents clients in state and federal court actions as well as arbitrates matters under the American Arbitration Association (AAA). He is also experienced in defending professional licensure actions, including defending medical physicians in Department of Health investigations. Jim is also peer rated AV Preeminent by Martindale Hubbell.

Earlier in his career, Jim served as an Airborne Infantryman in the United States Army with the 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault) and was awarded the Combat Infantryman’s Badge for his service in the Middle East.  He enjoys golfing, reading and spending time with family.

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EXPERIENCE

Jim is a seasoned trial lawyer who has represented many Fortune 500 companies and individual professionals, and brings first-hand knowledge of the needs of insurance companies to his legal work.

ADMITTED

  • All Tennessee State Courts
  • Federal District Courts
  • All Georgia State Courts

EDUCATION

  • J.D., University of Tennessee College of Law
  • Bachelor’s degree, summa cum laude, Austin Peay State University

MEMBERSHIPS

  • Defense Research Institute, Vice Chair of Trucking Law Committee, 2019
  • Nashville Bar Association
  • Tennessee Bar Association
  • Tennessee Trucking Association

PRESENTATIONS

  • COVID-19: Current State of Immunity and Potential Liability For Healthcare Providers, DRI Webinar, April 2020.
  • Taking Back Control of Trucking Litigation: Strategic Approach to Evaluating, Settling, or Trying Your Case by Anchoring Value, DRI Annual Meeting, October 2019.
  • New Hours of Service Regulations and Preservation of Evidence After an Accident, Tennessee Trucking 2019 Annual Conference, September 2019.
  • Taking Back Control of Healthcare Litigation:  Strategic Approach to Evaluating, Settling or Trying Your Case by Anchoring Value and Defending Damages, Guy Carpenter 2019 Medical Professional Liability and Networking Forum, April 2019.
  • Negotiation Strategies for High Exposure Medical Cases, October 2018, Hartford, CT.

RECOGNITIONS

  • AV® Preeminent™ Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell
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