Jim Neal Raines, American lawyer. Bar: Tennessee 1968, United States District Court (western district) Tennessee 1968, United States Court Appeals (6th circuit) 1970, United States Court Appeals (5th circuit) 1975, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1974. Served with United States Marine Corps, 1960-1964. Member American Bar Association, Memphis Bar Association, Shelby County Bar Association, University Club.
Trial attorney antitrust division United States Department Justice, Washington, 1968-1970. Assistant United States attorney We. District Tennessee, Memphis, 1970-1974.
Partner Burch, Porter & Johnson, 1975-1976, Glankler, Brown, Gilliland, Chase, Robinson, Raines, Memphis, 1976—2001. Vice president, secretary, general counsel Thomas & Betts Corporation, since 2001.