Keith D. Frazier

Keith D. Frazier


Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart, P.C.

Recognized since 2003

Nashville, Tennessee

Practice Areas

Employment Law - Management

Labor Law - Management

Lawyer of the Year Badge - 2021 - Labor Law - Management Lawyer of the Year Badge - 2015 - Employment Law - Management
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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.

Location

  • SunTrust Plaza, Suite 1200
    401 Commerce Street
    Nashville, TN 37219

Education

  • The University of Tennessee , J.D., graduated 1985
  • The University of Tennessee, BS, graduated 1982

Bar Admissions

  • Tennessee, Tennessee Bar Association

Affiliations

  • American Bar Association - Member
  • Nashville Bar Association - Member
  • Tennessee Bar Association - Member
  • The College of Labor and Employment Lawyers - Fellow

Lawyer of the Year Badge - 2021 - Labor Law - Management Lawyer of the Year Badge - 2015 - Employment Law - Management

Named "Lawyer of the Year" by Best Lawyers® for:

  • Labor Law - Management, Nashville (2021)
  • Employment Law - Management, Nashville (2015)

Recognized in The Best Lawyers in America® 2023 for work in:

  • Employment Law - Management
  • Labor Law - Management

Special Focus

  • Management

Awards:

  • Chambers USA
  • Nashville Business Journal “Best of the Bar” (2011-12)

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

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