Caralisa Connell

Caralisa Connell

Nashville, Tennessee
Caralisa Connell is an associate with Manier & Herod practicing primarily in the areas of surety law, fidelity law, construction, and general insurance coverage and litigation. In 2014, Ms. Connell received her Bachelor of Science in Physics from the University of Louisville where she was a member of the nationally ranked varsity softball team. Ms. Connell graduated second in her class from Belmont University College of Law in 2017.


While at Belmont College of Law, Ms. Connell was the Executive Submissions and Transcripts Editor of the Belmont Law Review. In addition, Ms. Connell was a member of Board of Advocates competing primarily in moot court competitions. Ms. Connell is a member of the American Bar Association, Tennessee Bar Association, and Nashville Bar Association.


Certifications of Specialization are available to Tennessee lawyers in all areas of practice relating to or included in the areas of Civil Trial, Criminal Trial, Business Bankruptcy, Consumer Bankruptcy, Creditors’ Rights, Medical Malpractice, Legal Malpractice, Accounting Malpractice, Elder Law, and Estate Planning. Listing of related or included practice areas herein does not constitute or imply a representation of Certification.


Areas of Practice

  • Civil Litigation
  • Commercial and Professional Liability Insurance Coverage and Litigation
  • Surety Law
  • Fidelity Law and Cyber Insurance Coverage
  • Employment Law
  • Construction Law

Bar Admissions

  • Tennessee
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Tennessee
  • U.S. District Court Middle District of Tennessee


  • Belmont University College of Law, Nashville, Tennessee
    • J.D. - 2017
    • Law Review: Belmont Law Review, Executive Submissions and Transcripts Editor
  • University of Louisville
    • B.S. - 2014
    • Major: Physics

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • American Bar Association
  • Tort Trial Insurance Practice
  • Fidelity and Surety Law
  • Young Lawyers Division
  • Tennessee Bar Association
  • Tort and Insurance Section
  • Nashville Bar Association
  • Lawyers Association of Woman (LAW) – Marion Griffin Chapter
  • Tennessee Defense Lawyers Association