Pinn, Jerome D.

  • Member



(865) 546-1001

JEROME D. PINN is a Member of the Knoxville, Tennessee office of the firm, which he joined in 1996.  His law practice includes an emphasis in employment discrimination and wrongful discharge litigation, as well as ADA and FMLA compliance, wage and hour law compliance, and affirmative action compliance.  He received his Bachelor of Arts degree in Government and History from Cornell University, and his law degree from the University of Michigan.  He has been admitted to practice in the United States District Courts for the Eastern, Middle and Western Districts of the State of Tennessee.  Jerry is listed in The Best Lawyers in America® in the area of Litigation/Labor & Employment. 

Areas Of Practice

  • Wrongful Discharge
  • Employment Discrimination
  • Wage and Hour Law
  • Affirmative Action

Bar Admissions

  • Connecticut, 1990
  • District of Columbia, 1992
  • Tennessee, 1996
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 6th Circuit, 2007
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Tennessee, 1996
  • U.S. District Court Middle District of Tennessee, 2007
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Tennessee, 2011


  • The University of Michigan Law School, Ann Arbor, Michigan
    • J.D., Doctor of Jurisprudence - 1990
  • Cornell University, Ithaca, New York
    • A.B., Bachelor of Arts - 1987
    • Honors: cum laude
    • Honors: Phi Beta Kappa
    • Major: Government
    • Major: History

Honors And Awards

  • Listed in The Best Lawyers in America® in the area of Litigation/Labor & Employment

Professional Associations And Memberships

  • Tennessee Bar Association, Member