Bass, Berry & Sims is saddened to announce the passing of respected member Robins H. Ledyard. Rob passed away on January 21, 2022 at the age of 82. He joined the firm as a member in 1980 after a very successful career at National Life and Accident Insurance Company and at NLT Corporation where he served as general counsel and vice president for many years.

Rob earned B.A. and LL.B. degrees from Vanderbilt University, where he was an assistant editor of the Vanderbilt Law Review and was named to the Order of the Coif. Throughout his decades-long legal career, he practiced corporate law with an emphasis on insurance law. Rob was a member of the American, Tennessee and Nashville Bar Associations.

We extend our prayers and deepest sympathy to his family and friends. A full obituary can be found here.


Nashville Bar Association

Tennessee Bar Association — Corporate Section

American Bar Associations — Business Law Section

American Health Law Association (AHLA)