Jessica Farmer Ferrante, of Rossville, TN, began at Rice, Amundsen & Caperton, PLLC as a law clerk. Mrs. Ferrante was hired on as an associate after she graduated from the Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law in May 2012. She was a proud recipient of the Joseph Henry Sheperd Scholarship and the Association of Women Attorneys Scholarship. While attending law school, Mrs. Ferrante became involved with various extra-curricular activities, including membership in the Association of Women Attorneys, Public Action Law Society and participation in Moot Court.
Mrs. Ferrante excelled in her academic studies. She graduated from Collierville High School in 2005. From there, she attended the University of Tennessee in Knoxville, where she graduated with Honors in 2009. Mrs. Ferrante was ranked in the top of her class at the Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law. She received academic achievements in Trust law, ADR/Mediation, and Descendent’s Estates.
She was admitted to the Tennessee Bar in November 2012 and is a member of the American Bar Association, Tennessee Bar Association, and Memphis Bar Association.
On March 16, 2016 the Tennessee Supreme Court entered an order naming her as a Hearing Committee Member for the Board of Professional Responsibility, Division IX. On June 4, 2016, Mrs. Ferrante was named one of the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation’s Memphis’ Finest Young Professionals.