Wallace W. Dietz


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Cited by Chambers USA for his experience and judgment handling internal investigations and international anti-corruption issues, Wally Dietz has more than 35 years of experience guiding his clients through complex litigation and investigations where exposure is significant. Wally has notable successes negotiating with the Department of Justice (DOJ), Federal Trade Commission (FTC), the Tennessee Attorney General and other governmental agencies, oftentimes producing a favorable result in a very short time frame. His work representing clients in connection with possible Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA) violations and other anti-corruption issues has taken him to Asia, Africa, Europe and Central America.

Wally is the chair of the firm’s Compliance & Government Investigations (CGI) Practice Group and serves as the firm’s liaison partner for its Washington, D.C. office.

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Nashville Bar Association — Board Member (2003-2006)

District of Columbia Bar Association

Tennessee Bar Association

American Bar Association

American Health Law Association (AHLA)

Lex Mundi — Global Chair, Litigation, Arbitration and Dispute Resolution Committee

Nashville Pro Bono, Inc. — President (1994-1995)