Michael L. Haynie

Michael L. Haynie is a principal with Manier & Herod practicing in workers’ compensation. Mr. Haynie graduated cum laude with a Bachelor of Arts from Auburn University and earned his Juris Doctor from Nova Southeastern University in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. He was an Assistant Attorney General for the State of Tennessee from 1997 until 1999 and represented the State of Tennessee in workers’ compensation cases. His current practice focuses on the representation of employers and insurance carriers in workers’ compensation cases.

Mr. Haynie is admitted to practice in Tennessee, U. S. District Court for the Eastern, Middle, and Western Districts of Tennessee, the U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Florida, and the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit. He is a member of the American and Nashville Bar Associations and serves on the Tort Trial and Insurance Practice Section Workers’ Compensation and Employers’ Liability Law Committee of the American Bar Association Section of Litigation. He is also a member of the Mid-South Workers’ Compensation Association and the Tennessee Defense Lawyers Association.


Principal Author, Tennessee Workers’ Compensations (4th ed., 2012).
Principal Author, Tennessee Workers’ Compensations (3rd ed., 2007).

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