Lewis, Thomason, King, Krieg & Waldrop, P.C.

Natalie Bursi

Natalie Bursi joined Lewis Thomason as an associate in the firm’s Memphis office in August 2013.  Ms. Bursi focuses her practice primarily in the areas of health care liability defense and insurance defense.  She has assisted in trying civil matters to verdict in Tennessee state and federal court. During law school, Ms. Bursi worked as an intern for the Shelby County District Attorney’s Office and served as an extern for the Honorable Judge Holly M. Kirby of the Tennessee Court of Appeals, Western Section.  She also served as the managing editor of the Mental Health Law & Policy Journal; was a graduate assistant to Estelle Winsett, assistant dean for Law Career Services; and an orientation leader.


  • Memphis Bar Association
  • Tennessee Bar Association


  • Leo Bearman, Sr. American Inn of Court
    • Executive Committee Member/Assistant Treasurer, 2018
    • Associate Member, 2016 – 2017
  • Memphis Bar Association Young Lawyers Division Board of Directors
    • President, 2019
    • Vice President/President Elect, 2018
    • Secretary/Treasurer, 2016 – 2017
    • Board Member, 2015
  • Memphis Bar Association Board of Directors
    • Executive Committee Member/Board Member, 2019
  • Mid-South Super Lawyers Rising Star, 2016 – 2018
  • Dean’s Award for Excellence, Best Oral Advocate
  • Recipient, Herbert Herff Law Review Scholarship
  • Runner-up, Best Brief, Cecil C. Humphrey’s School of Law Mock Trial Competition
  • Recipient, CALI Award for Excellence – Housing Adjudication Clinic
  • Recipient, CALI Award for Excellence – Ethics Seminar
  • Who’s Who Among Students in American Universities and Colleges


Memphis Office

One Commerce Square
29th Floor
40 South Main Street
Memphis, Tennessee 38103
Telephone (901) 525-8721
FAX (901) 525-6722


University of Tennessee, B.A., magna cum laude, 2009

University of Memphis, J.D., cum laude, 2013


Bar Admission

Tennessee, 2013

U. S. District Court, Western District of Tennessee, 2014
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit, 2015

  • Employment

    We have a long history of providing full-service counsel to employers and are adept at handling all types of employment disputes, as well as drafting employment contracts, manuals, leave policies, non-compete and separation agreements and other policies to minimize the likelihood of employment-related issues and misconduct. Our lawyers also have… [Read more]

    Health Care Law

    Lewis Thomason has extensive experience in providing services to clients in the health care industry at a time when the mission is to deliver excellent patient care while dealing with increased regulatory authority and government oversight. We offer comprehensive legal counsel and compliance with complex and evolving privacy and security requirements… [Read more]


    We have more than four decades of experience providing counsel and legal defense to insurance companies, self-insured clients, businesses and individuals. The firm has represented thousands of insured clients of leading insurance companies in a wide range of cases and has represented insurers in cases involving coverage disputes, policy interpretation,… [Read more]

    Personal Injury Litigation

    Our firm has an established history of successfully representing plaintiffs who have been injured through automobile accidents, defective products, on-the-job accidents and premises liability. From straightforward settlement negotiation to complex, multifaceted litigation, our attorneys have extensive experience and all of the necessary resources to protect our clients' interests in personal… [Read more]

    Professional Liability

    As a professional, your reputation means everything. We are sensitive to the fact that professional liability lawsuits and claims affect reputations, as well as personal finances, and we stand ready to aggressively protect your practice at both the trial and appellate levels. Representative clients include: Accountants Attorneys* Architects Contractors Directors of Corporations Engineers Financial Advisors Hospitals and Medical Facilities Insurance… [Read more]