A native Nashvillian, Sarah Hardison Reisner is a principal with Manier & Herod practicing in litigation and specializing in Workers’ Compensation Law. Mrs. Reisner received her Bachelors of Arts and graduated magna cum laude and Phi Beta Kappa from The University of Richmond in 1991. After working in the Outstanding Scholars Program at the U.S. Department of Education for two years in Washington D.C. (1991 – 1993), she obtained her Juris Doctor from the University of Tennessee College of Law in 1996. While in law school, Mrs. Reisner was a member of the Constitutional Law Moot Court team, a Student Materials Editor on the Tennessee Law Review, and she co-authored a published article on Constitutional Law in Tennessee.
Mrs. Reisner is an active member of the American Bar Association, the Tennessee Bar Association, the Defense Research Institute, the Tennessee Defense Lawyers’ Association, the Mid-South Workers’ Compensation Association, and the Downtown Rotary Club of Nashville.
Specializing in this area of the law for over twenty years, Mrs. Reisner is a frequent speaker to client groups, employers and carriers all across the State of Tennessee, third party administers, attorneys, and professional organizations on topics related to Workers’ Compensation Law.
Co-Author, Tennessee Workers’ Compensation: The Essential Guide (4th Edition, 2011).
Co-Author, Constitutional Law – First Amendment Overbreadth Doctrine – Older Minors and Adults’ Access Rights to Constitutionally Protected Material (Tennessee Law Review, 1995).
News & Upcoming Speaking Engagements:
- Sarah H. Reisner Teaches "Lunch & Learn" for Sedgwick Claims Handlers
Sarah H. Reisner travelled to Charlotte, North Carolina on October 19, 2018, to teach a “Lunch & Learn” on Tennessee Workers’ Compensation Law to dedicated claims handlers with Sedgwick who handle Tennessee workers’ compensation claims for Ame...continue reading
- Sarah H. Reisner and Fred C. Statum III Teach "Lunch & Learn" for EmployBridge
Sarah H. Reisner and Fred C. Statum III travelled to the headquarters for EmployBridge on September 20, 2018, to teach a “Lunch & Learn” on Tennessee Workers’ Compensation Law which included updates on Employment Law for EmployBridge and dedicat...continue reading
- Sarah H. Reisner and David M. Drobny Teach "Lunch & Learn" for Brentwood Services
Sarah H. Reisner and David M. Drobny taught a “Lunch & Learn” on August 23, 2018, with an update on Tennessee Workers’ Compensation Law to claims handlers at Brentwood Services in Brentwood, Tennessee....continue reading
- 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
- Sarah H. Reisner to Present at 2015 Advanced Workers' Compensation Seminar in Knoxville, Tennessee
Manier & Herod attorney Sarah H. Reisner has been selected to present at the 2nd Annual Advanced Workers' Compensation Seminar in Knoxville, Tennessee on September 10, 2015. The Seminar will focus on practicing workers' compensation in the State of Tenne...continue reading
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