Naill Falls became of counsel to the firm in 2006. He practices in the areas of securities litigation and general commercial litigation.
Mr. Falls’ principal area of focus is in the representation of investors in investment disputes, both in court and in NASD arbitration proceedings. He handles individual cases and also class actions. His background includes extensive commercial litigation in a number of areas, including bank litigation, business interference and tort cases, fraud claims, contract disputes, and estate and trust litigation. He is admitted to practice in all state and federal courts in Tennessee, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit, and the U.S. Supreme Court.
Mr. Falls graduated from Yale University in 1975. He received law degree from the Vanderbilt Law School in 1979. While at Vanderbilt, Mr. Falls served as the Managing Editor of the Vanderbilt Law Review and became a member of the Order of the Coif. After graduating from Vanderbilt, Mr. Falls clerked for the Hon. Harry W. Wellford, U.S. District Judge, Western District of Tennessee. From October 1980 until 1996, Mr. Falls practiced law in Nashville with Farris, Warfield & Kanaday. Since then he has practiced with the firm of Falls & Veach.
Mr. Falls is an avid runner and loves books, movies, and chess.