Barrett Law Office, PLLC
4205 Hillsboro Pike, Suite 303
Nashville, TN 37215
Phone: (615) 463-4000
Email Patrick Barrett
Patrick Barrett represents whistleblowers who expose corporate and government fraud as well as plaintiffs who sustain serious injuries due to the negligence of others. His practice areas also include product liability, antitrust, personal injury, consumer fraud, breach of contract and nursing home litigation.
Licensed to practice law in Tennessee, Mississippi and Texas, Patrick has fought for the rights of consumers in complex civil litigation throughout the United States for over twenty-five years.
Patrick is a member of the Tennessee Bar, the State Bar of Texas, the Mississippi Bar Association, the Tennessee Trial Lawyers Association, and Taxpayers Against Fraud. He graduated from the University of Mississippi with a Bachelor of Arts in English. He received his Doctor of Jurisprudence from the University of Houston Law Center where he was a member of the Phi Delta Phi legal fraternity.
When he’s not working, Patrick loves to spend time outdoors boating, hunting and hiking with his wife and son.
- Tennessee Bar
- State Bar of Texas
- Mississippi Bar
- United States Supreme Court
- United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit
- United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit
- United States District Courts for the Northern and Southern Districts of Texas; Northern and Southern Districts of Mississippi; and the Middle, Eastern and Western Districts of Tennessee
Examples of Notable Cases
Kansas City S. Ry. Co. v. Johnson, 798 So. 2d 374 (Miss. 2001), cert. denied, 534 U.S. 816, 122 S. Ct. 43 (2001)
Co-counsel for plaintiff who recovered $3 million judgment for personal injuries sustained in railroad crossing collision.
USA ex rel. Bryan McNeese v. AMMED Direct, LLC
No. 3:09-0275, United States District Court for the Middle District of Tennessee
Co-lead counsel for whistleblower in False Claims Act action involving unlawful marketing of diabetic supplies resulting in recovery of $18 million for the government.
USA ex rel. Beeson v. Sachdeva
No. 3:12-cv-194, United States District Court for the Southern District of Mississippi
Co-lead counsel for whistleblower in False Claims Act action involving fraudulent operation of cancer clinic, resulting in criminal conviction and forfeiture of nearly $5.7 million to government.
USA ex rel. Marjorie Prather v. Brookdale Senior Living Communities, Inc.
No. 3:12-cv-00764, United States District Court for the Middle District of Tennessee
Co-lead counsel for nurse whistleblower pursuing False Claims Act allegations relating to fraudulent home health billing practices.
892 F.3d 822 (6th Cir. 2018) (reversing dismissal and finding that relator adequately plead materiality and scienter under the False Claims Act)
838 F.3d 750 (6th Cir. 2016) (reversing dismissal and finding that relator adequately plead legal falsity under the False Claims Act)
In re Estate of Rath v. Abbott Laboratories, Inc.
No. 04-L-44, Circuit Court of the Twentieth Judicial Circuit, St. Clair County, Illinois
Co-counsel for nationwide class of Medicare beneficiaries who overpaid for enteral nutrition products, resulting in settlement of approximately $10 million.
In re Marine Hose Antitrust Litigation
No. 08-MDL-1888, United States District Court for the Southern District of Florida
Co-counsel for nationwide class of purchasers of marine hose products alleging a global conspiracy to unlawfully fix prices of marine hoses, resulting in a settlement of $31.7 million.
In re Cardizem CD Antritrust Litigation
MDL No. 1278, United States District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan
Co-counsel for class of Tennessee consumers alleging antitrust violations relating to an agreement to delay the introduction of lower-priced generic drugs.