Keith D. Frazier - Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart, P.C.

Keith D. Frazier

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2001
Phone: 615-687-2231

Mr. Frazier represents management in the area of labor and employment law with an emphasis on employment litigation including collective actions under the FLSA and the ADEA. Mr. Frazier has been counsel in over 20 jury trials in both state and federal courts, and he has experience trying collective actions in federal court before a jury and in an arbitration setting. Mr. Frazier has also handled over 30 arbitrations arising under collective bargaining agreements. Mr. Frazier is active in civic and professional activities. Mr. Frazier served in the past as President of the Tennessee Bar Association Young Lawyer's Division and as a member of the Tennessee Bar Association Board of Governors; Mr. Frazier is also active in the ABA’s Labor and Employment Section where he currently serves as the Section Delegate to the ABA House of Delegates. On the civic front, Mr. Frazier has served as Vice Chair of Existing Business/Workforce Development for the Nashville Chamber of Commerce. In that capacity Mr. Frazier served on the Chamber's Board of Governors and Executive Committee. Mr. Frazier serves in a volunteer capacity as labor counsel for several nonprofit entities within Tennessee. Mr. Frazier has been included in the publication The Best Lawyers in America since 2001.  He has also been included in the labor and employment section of Chambers USA since 2004.

The University of TennesseeBS 1982The University of TennesseeJ.D. 1985
The College of Labor and Employment LawyersAmerican Bar Association Tennessee Bar Association Nashville Bar Association

Case History

Other Court Admission
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Fifth, Sixth, Seventh and Eleventh Circuits
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern, Middle and Western Districts of Tennessee
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern and Middle Districts of Louisiana
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern and Western Districts of Arkansas
  • U.S. Supreme Court

Client Comments

"Keith Frazier is a great combination of practical advice and litigation talent. His willingness to explore alternative fee arrangements is appreciated."

Office Location

SunTrust Plaza, Suite 1200
401 Commerce Street
Nashville, TN 37219
United States


Lawyer of the Year Awards

2015 Lawyer of the Year in Employment Law - Management of the Nashville Metro Area
Keith D. Frazier has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2015!

Practice Areas

Employment Law - Management
Labor Law - Management

Other Information

Gender: Male