N. Adam Dietrich II
Adam practices primarily in the firm's Business Litigation group. He represents plaintiffs and defendants in a wide-range of general business and commercial litigation matters, including breach of contract, tortious interference, misappropriation of trade secrets, premises liability and creditor-debtor claims. Adam has experience representing original equipment manufacturers in disputes with distressed automotive suppliers, as well as defending insurance companies in coverage disputes and bad faith claims.
Adam is also a member of the firm’s Construction group, where he regularly represents general contractors and trade and specialty contractors in matters involving mechanics’ liens and payment disputes, bond and insurance claims and construction defect litigation.
Adam has successfully handled claims in all phases of litigation, from drafting and responding to initial complaints, arguing for summary judgment and assisting in trials before judges and juries at both the state and federal level.
Memberships & Affiliations
- Nashville Bar Association, Young Lawyers Division
- Tennessee Bar Association
- Tennessee Association of Construction Counsel
- Associated General Contractors of Tennessee, Legal Advisory Committee
Non-FBT Publications and Events
“Construction Claims & Dispute Resolution,” Nashville Business Incubation Center, June 2016. (Nashville, Tennessee)
Case Commentary, Proffitt v. Smoky Mountain Woodcarvers Supply, Inc., 2010 WL 1240975 (Tenn. Ct. App. Mar. 31, 2010), 12 Tenn. J. Bus. L. 237 (2010);
Case Commentary, Am. Needle, Inc. v. Nat’l Football League, 130 S. Ct. 2201 (2010), 12 Tenn. J. Bus. L. 189 (2011);
Case Commentary, Krieger v. Wesco Fin. Corp., 30 A.3d 54 (Del. Ch. 2011), 13 Tenn. J. Bus. L. 410 (2012);
Comment, BP’s Deepwater Horizon: “The Goldman Sachs of the Sea”, 13 Tenn. J. Bus. L. 315 (2012).