Robert Miller Participates in NCBJ Next Generation Program

Posted on October 12, 2017 at 8:23 pm

Robert Miller participated in the National Conference of Bankruptcy Judges (NCBJ) Next Generation Program during the NCBJ’s Annual Meeting in Las Vegas, Nevada this October. The NCBJ NextGen program selects a small group of up-and-coming bankruptcy attorneys, “who show the potential to distinguish themselves in future years as highly respected members of the bankruptcy bar,” […]

Manier & Herod Set to Move to 1201 Demonbreun on April 1

Posted on March 9, 2017 at 2:05 pm

Manier & Herod will be moving its offices to the 1201 Demonbreun building effective April 1, 2017.  The 15-story 1201 Demonbreun building is in the heart of the Gulch, a thriving area of downtown Nashville, and is a new development by Nashville-based developer Eakin Partners.  Manier & Herod’s offices will be located on the 9th […]

Manier & Herod Attorneys Participate in 2017 ABA FSLC Mid-Winter Meeting in New Orleans, LA

Posted on January 25, 2017 at 3:35 pm

Manier & Herod attorneys had strong participation at the American Bar Association, Tort Trial and Insurance Practice Section, Fidelity and Surety Law Committee’s Mid-Winter Meeting held in New Orleans, Louisiana on January 18-20, 2017.  John Gillum Co-Chaired the Construction Program – From the FAR to False Claims: A Guide to Federal Contracting for Construction & Surety […]

David M. Drobny Secures Defense Verdict During Expedited Hearing and on Appeal Based on the “Safety” Defense

Posted on October 4, 2016 at 1:21 pm

In Sevilla-Palma, Norvin v. Wauford Air Conditioning, Inc., Manier & Herod Attorney David M. Drobny secured a defense verdict at an Expedited Hearing and on appeal to the Workers Compensation Appeals Board.  Following an expedited hearing, the trial court issued an order denying the employee’s claim for benefits and determining that at a hearing on […]

Michael L. Haynie Awarded TDLA 2016 Defense Lawyer of the Year

Posted on September 29, 2016 at 4:45 pm

Michael L. Haynie received the Tennessee Defense Lawyers Association 2016 Defense Lawyer of the Year award at the TDLA’s 50th Anniversary Celebration and Annual Meeting held on September 16, 2016.  The award is given to a TDLA member who has made a significant contribution to TDLA, to the defense bar and to the practice of […]

Jeffrey Price, Justin Wear and Mitchell Moorer Win Appeal to Sixth Circuit

Posted on September 19, 2016 at 8:23 pm

Manier & Herod attorneys Jeffrey S. Price, Justin D. Wear and Mitchell Moorer represented an insurer in a coverage dispute appealed to the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit, who affirmed an award of summary judgment entered in favor of the insurer at the trial court level.  The Sixth Circuit confirmed that the […]

Manier & Herod Attorneys Selected for Inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America© 2017

Posted on August 18, 2016 at 5:59 pm

Manier & Herod attorneys David J. Deming, Tommy C. Estes, Terry Hill, Sam H. Poteet, Jr. and Jeffrey S. Price were recently selected by their peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America© 2017.   Mr. Deming and Mr. Hill were recognized in the area of Workers’ Compensation Law – Employers, and Mr. Estes was […]

Manier & Herod Finalizes Deal to Move to 1201 Demonbreun Building

Posted on August 11, 2016 at 2:18 pm

Manier & Herod is pleased to announce that it has finalized a deal to move its offices to the 15-story 1201 Demonbreun building in the heart of the Gulch, a thriving area of downtown Nashville.  Manier & Herod plans to move into 15,397 square feet of office space located on the 9th floor in early […]

Sam H. Poteet, Jr. Elected to Serve as 2017 ABA TIPS Chair

Posted on July 14, 2016 at 3:21 pm

Sam H. Poteet, Jr. has been elected by the American Bar Association’s Tort Trial & Insurance Practice Section to serve as 2016 Section Chair-Elect and 2017 Section Chair.  Mr. Poteet previously served as the Chair and Vice Chair of the TIPS Fidelity & Surety Law Committee and Chair of the TIPS Section Conference Task Force. […]

Jeffrey S. Price and Justin D. Wear Win Summary Judgment in D&O Insurance Policy Dispute

Posted on November 16, 2015 at 6:29 pm

In Hale v. Travelers Cas. & Sur. Co. of America, 2015 WL 6737904 (M.D. Tenn. Nov. 4, 2015), Manier & Herod attorneys Jeffrey S. Price and Justin D. Wear obtained summary judgment for Travelers in a coverage dispute under a directors and officers insurance policy.  The district court held that coverage was not implicated under […]