Nick Deuschle is an associate in the Litigation & Dispute Resolution Practice Group. He focuses on representing clients in business disputes and breach of contract disputes.
Prior to joining Bass, Berry & Sims, Nick practiced in the Chicago office of Mayer Brown LLP as an associate working in the firm’s litigation group. Nick has also served as a judicial law clerk to The Honorable D. Brooks Smith of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit and with The Honorable Thomas D. Schroeder of the U.S. District Court for the Middle District of North Carolina. Nick earned his law degree from the University of Chicago Law School and a B.A. in political science from Wake Forest University.
Nashville Bar Association
American Health Lawyers Association (AHLA)
Lead counsel representing emergency department provider and other defendants in qui tam lawsuit alleging violation of licensure laws caused submission of false claims. District court dismissed allegations against the emergency department provider on grounds that alleged regulatory violation did not satisfy standard for FCA materiality set forth in Supreme Court’s Escobar decision. U.S. ex rel. Taylor v. Boyko, 2019 WL 2423283 (S.D. W. Va. Jun. 6, 2019).
Law Clerk to Hon. D. Brooks Smith, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit (2016-2017)
Law Clerk to Hon. Thomas D. Schroeder, U.S. Middle District of North Carolina (2014-2015)
The University of Chicago Law Review – Articles Editor (2013-2014); Staff Member (2012-2013)
Phi Beta Kappa