Bill Tate has practiced law for 38 years in construction, insurance, business litigation and Mediation. • Nashville Business Journal’s Best of the Bar Award 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016 and 2017. • Lexology Client Choice Award 2013 and 2014. • Super Lawyer 2010 to 2017. • Farmers Insurance Group Gladiator Award. Member of the Tennessee Law Review. • Judicial Law Clerk, Chief Justice of the Tennessee Supreme Court and the Tennessee Court of Appeals. • Board of Directors and First Vice-President, Nashville Bar Association. • President and Trustee, Nashville Bar Foundation. • Board Member and Chairman of Vanderbilt Children’s Hospital. • Lecturer for Tennessee Association of Construction Counsel and Tennessee Bar Association Construction Law Section. • 2015 President of the Tennessee Association of Construction Counsel • Appointed by the Tennessee Supreme Court to the Advisory Commission for the Tennessee Business Court Pilot Project. • AV rated attorney and conversationally fluent in French.