Brigham A. Dixson

Phone Number: (615) 255-2555
Fax: (615) 255-0032

Mr. Dixson joined North, Pursell & Ramos, P.L.C. in 2017. Prior to joining North, Pursell & Ramos, P.L.C., he served a two-year clerkship for the Honorable P.K. Holmes, III, Chief United States District Court Judge for the Western District of Arkansas, and practiced federal employment litigation in Nashville, Tennessee.

 

Mr. Dixson’s practice focuses on civil litigation matters, including the defense of health care providers in malpractice claims, government investigations, and professional licensure actions. He is admitted to practice law in Tennessee, Kentucky, and Arkansas, and before the United States District Court for the Middle and Western Districts of Tennessee.

 

Mr. Dixson is a 2014 graduate of Vanderbilt University Law School. During law school, he was on the Executive Board of the Vanderbilt Journal of Transnational Law, and also completed internships with the Federal Bureau of Investigation, the Criminal Division of the United States Attorney’s Office for the Middle District of Tennessee, the United States Senate Committee on the Judiciary, and the Tennessee Supreme Court. In addition, Mr. Dixson served as a research assistant for Professor Brian Fitzpatrick and as a teaching assistant for the legal writing program, both during his final year of law school.

 

Prior to law school, Mr. Dixson graduated from Cumberland University, obtaining a Bachelor’s in Business Administration in 2009 and a Master’s in Business Administration in 2010. He also played on the Cumberland University baseball team from 2005 to 2010, winning the NAIA National Championship in 2010. In his free time, Mr. Dixson enjoys spending time with his wife, son, and golden retriever, playing softball, and attending sporting events.

Current Employment Position: Associate

Bar Admissions:

Tennessee, 2017
Arkansas, 2014
U.S. District Court – Middle District of Tennessee
Kentucky, 2020

Education:

Vanderbilt University Law School, Nashville, Tennessee – Juris Doctor, 2014
Cumberland University, Lebanon, Tennessee – Master of Business Administration, 2010
Cumberland University, Lebanon, Tennessee – Bachelor of Arts, General Business, 2009
Professional Associations and Memberships:
Nashville Bar Association
Tennessee Bar Association
Publications & Presentations:

Shariful Syed, M.D., Brigham A. Dixson, Esq., M.B.A., Eduardo Constantino, M.D., and Judith Regan, M.D., J.D., The Law and Practice of Off-Label Prescribing and Physician Promotion, J. Am. Acad. Psych. & Law (March 2021; online Nov./Dec. 2020)

The Law and Practice of Off-Label Prescribing and Physician Promotion, Didactic, Oklahoma State University Psychiatry, Video Webinar (January 2021)

Medical-Legal Issues in Critical Care Transport, Ascension Saint Thomas EMS Critical Care Transport Certification Program (Annual presenter since Spring 2019)

Topics in Physician Liability for Patient Suicide, VISN 19 Federal Psychiatrists, Video Webinar (December 2020)

The Clinical Collaborative: The Law and Liability of Providers in Suicidal Patients, Webinar, MAXIMUS, Inc. (February 17, 2021)