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Daniel P.

Location: Nashville, Tennessee


Phone:  615-800-6225

East Tennessee native Daniel P. Hull is a litigator at HSGLaW Group. Mr. Hull represents individuals and entities in both state and federal courts.  He concentrates the majority of his practice in the areas of employment discrimination, non-compete and non-solicitation agreements. and complex civil litigation.  Mr. Hull also regularly represents clients in construction law, and eminent domain, matters.  Before joining HSGLaW Mr. Hull worked in-house at a multinational organization, headquartered in the United States, where he advised internal clients on a variety of risk-management issues and managed the company’s defense in all U.S.-based class action litigation.

Mr. Hull graduated cum laude from Carson-Newman University with a Bachelor of Arts Degree in 1999, and from the University of Tennessee with a Master of Arts Degree in 2001.  He earned his J.D., cum laude, from the University of Tennessee College of Law in 2005. He is a member of the Nashville and Tennessee Bar Associations, and the Tennessee Bar Association (Construction Law Section).  Mr. Hull lives in Nashville with his wife and two children.  Away from the office Mr. Hull enjoys travel, attending his children’s sporting events, and following University of Tennessee athletics.

Areas of Practice

  • Employment Discrimination
  • Non-Compete and Non-Solicitation Agreements
  • Complex Civil Litigation (including Class Action Lawsuits)
  • Construction Law
  • Eminent Domain


  • University of Tennessee College of Law, J.D., cum laude, 2005
    • Served on Tennessee Law Review
    • Earned induction into the Phi Kappa Phi honor society
  • University of Tennessee, M.A., 2001
  • Carson-Newman University, B.A., cum laude, 1999


  • English

  • Spanish

Bar Admissions

  • Tennessee, 2005

  •  United States District Court for the Middle District of Tennessee

  • United States District Court for the Eastern District of Tennessee

  • United States District Court for the Western District of Tennessee

  • United States District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan

  • United States District Court for the Western District of Kentucky (pro hac vice)

  •  United States District Court for the District of Montana (pro hac vice)


Representative cases include:

  •  Obtained favorable ruling for client on issue of first impression involving Tenn. R. Civ. Pro. 68, aff’d on appeal at McGinnis v. Cox, 465 S.W.3d 157 (Tenn. Ct. App. 2014);

  • Represented individual plaintiff on claims of race discrimination against Canadian entity with significant operations in the United States.

  • Won dismissal of counterclaims, which sought more than $700,000.00 in damages, brought by contractor against individual homeowners in litigation over new home construction (Cheatham County Cir. Ct., Case No. 18108);

  • Recently represented executive-level employee involved in multi-jurisdictional litigation with former employer;

  • Served as counsel for third-party in connection with Tennessee litigation that garnered national, and international, attention;

  •  Managed all U.S.-based class action litigation for organization with significant multinational operations;

Professional Honors and Activities


  • Nashville Bar Association

  • Tennessee Bar Association (TBA)

  • TBA Construction Law Section

Community Involvement:

  • Pro bono counsel for indigent clients in matters involving a variety of issues, including landlord-tenant, child welfare and custody cases

  • Former board member of a 501(c)(3) organization dedicated to feeding undernourished children and families in the Dominican Republic

  • Volunteer youth baseball coach, Cal Ripken Baseball (a division of Babe Ruth League, Inc.)

  • Volunteer youth basketball coach, West Nashville Sports League

Presentations, Seminars & Published Works


In-house training for clients on risk management and recent developments in the law