Jim Meade, CPA, Shareholder, Audit and Advisory

Jim Meade, CPA Shareholder, Audit and Advisory

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Phone: 615-309-2270




James R. (Jim) Meade, Jr. is a Partner in the LBMC Audit and Advisory practice.

Jim has over twenty years of accounting and auditing experience with clients in a variety of industries.  He has particularly focused his services with venture capital and private equity firms and their portfolio companies.  Primarily these entities include technology start-up enterprises, growth stage companies, and acquisition oriented businesses.  Jim is the firm partner in charge of this industry sector.

Jim provides traditional auditing, assurance and financial statement services; financial diligence for acquisitions; implementation of revenue recognition, software capitalization and equity structure; and general business consulting.


  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA)


Prior to joining LBMC in 1999, Jim worked in managerial roles for a regional and a national accounting firm.

Community Involvement

Jim is active in and continues to support many professional organizations, including:

  • Tennessee Society of Certified Public Accountants (TSCPA), a statewide organization of CPAs
  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA); including instructor for specific courses
  • Various entrepreneurial organizations and accelerators

Outside the Office

Jim resides in Brentwood, Tennessee, with his wife and three children.