John W. Barringer, Jr. is a principal with Manier & Herod, practicing in workers’ compensation defense. He received his Bachelor of Arts and Juris Doctor degrees from the University of Mississippi. Prior to joining Manier & Herod, John served as Assistant District Attorney of the 21st Judicial District and Lead Prosecutor for the 21st Judicial District Drug and Violent Crime Task Force.
Mr. Barringer is currently serving as President of the Tennessee Defense Lawyers Association. He is a member of the Tennessee Bar Association, the National Bar Association, the American Bar Association, the Mid-South Workers’ Compensation Association Nashville Chapter, and Tennessee Self-Insurers’ Association. Mr. Barringer has developed a specialty in the new area of Medicare Set Asides. He also is a Charter Member of the National Association of Medicare Set Aside Professionals and serves on its National Legislative Committee.
Principal Author, Tennessee Workers’ Compensation (4th ed., 2012).
Principal Author, Tennessee Workers’ Compensation (3rd ed., 2007).
Past Speaking Engagements & Seminars:
Speaker, 2010 – 2012 Workers’ Compensation Institute’s Workers’ Compensation Educational Conference (Orlando, FL).
Panel Member, 2012 Louisiana Workers’ Compensation Educational Conference (Dallas, TX).
News & Upcoming Speaking Engagements:
- Sarah H. Reisner, David J. Deming, and John W. Barringer, Jr. Teach "Lunch & Learn" for ESIS
Sarah H. Reisner, David J. Deming and John W. Barringer, Jr. travelled to Richmond, Virginia on July 30, 2018, to teach a “Lunch & Learn” with a Tennessee Workers’ Compensation Law update to claims handlers with ESIS in Glen Allen, Virginia. Mrs...continue reading
- 70th Annual Workers’ Compensation Educational Conference
The 2015 Annual Workers’ Compensation Educational Conference will be held August 23-26, 2015 at The Orlando World Center Marriott in Florida. This conference is a must-attend for adjusters and employers and promises to provide updated information on the...continue reading
- Manier Attorneys Named to Board of Tennessee Defense Lawyers Association
The Tennessee Defense Lawyers' Association (TDLA) held its annual Fall seminar in Lexington, Kentucky. The new board was announced, with John W. Barringer, Jr. graduating to the position of President Emeritus, James H. Tucker, Jr. chosen as President-Elec...continue reading
- John W. Barringer, Jr. and Sarah H. Reisner Host "Lunch & Learn"
John W. Barringer, Jr. and Sarah H. Reisner hosted a "Lunch and Learn" for PMA claims adjusters in Nashville Tennessee on May 21, 2013. Mr. Barringer and Mrs. Reisner spoke to the group about changes in Tennessee workers' compensation law and common cha...continue reading
- John W. Barringer, Jr., David J. Deming, and Sarah H. Reisner Conduct Seminar for ESIS
John W. Barringer, Jr., David J. Deming, and Sarah H. Reisner conducted a seminar for claims management company ESIS on May 14, 2013, in Richmond, Virginia. The seminar focused on Tennessee's workers' compensation reform and its effect on claims handling....continue reading
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