Adrienne B. Fazio

Nashville, Tennessee

Adrienne B. Fazio is a principal with Manier & Herod practicing primarily in workers’ compensation. Ms. Fazio graduated magna cum laude with a Bachelor of Arts from University of Southern Mississippi and earned her Juris Doctor from Tulane University School of Law in New Orleans, Louisiana.  After practicing civil litigation and workers’ compensation law in Mississippi, Adrienne moved to Birmingham, Alabama, where she devoted her practice solely to assisting clients nationwide with Medicare Secondary Payer compliance, including Section 111 Reporting, conditional payment claim issues and Medicare Set-asides.  In April 2012, Adrienne left private practice and took a position as a Workers’ Compensation Specialist IV with the Tennessee Department of Labor and Workforce Development, Workers’ Compensation Division, in Nashville, TN. There, Adrienne represented several programs, including the Workers’ Compensation penalty program, Uninsured Employers Fund and Employee Misclassification Fund, as well as briefly working with Utilization Review.  Additionally, she was responsible for advising the Division regarding Medicare requirements involved in closing future medicals.

Ms. Fazio also assists the firm’s surety and fidelity practice groups on lawsuits in Mississippi, Alabama and Washington, DC. Her extensive litigation experience includes serving as litigation counsel on matters involving commercial surety bonds, contract surety bonds and fidelity bonds and policies.

Ms. Fazio is admitted to practice in Tennessee, Alabama and Mississippi.  She is a member of the Tennessee and Nashville Bar Associations, as well as a member of the Mid-South Workers’ Compensation Association, the Tennessee Defense Lawyers Association and the Defense Research Institute.

Bar Admissions

  • Tennessee
  • Alabama
  • Mississippi


  • Tulane Law School
    • J.D., 2004
  • University of Southern Mississippi
    • B.A., magna cum laude, 2000

Professional Associations & Memberships

  • Tennessee Defense Lawyers Association
  • Tennessee Bar Association
  • Nashville Bar Association
  • Defense Research Institute
  • Mid-South Workers’ Compensation Association