Nashville, TN/Press/February 16, 2018 – John W. Barringer, Jr., Principal Attorney with Manier & Herod, was selected for inclusion in the forthcoming Top Attorneys of North America 2018-2019 edition of The Who’s Who Directories.
“Always give client’s an answer, not a non-answer.” – John W. Barringer. Jr.
Quality legal services are the key to providing clients with the best legal representation. Founded in 1914, Manier & Herod is one of Tennessee’s oldest law firms. The firm’s long-standing history and continued success is attributable to its unwavering commitment to excellence. They are committed to providing high-quality, efficient, and creative legal advice and service to their clients, representing a diverse group of entities and individuals, ranging from large companies that operate on global and national scales to local privately-owned businesses and routinely lending their knowledge at national conferences, panels, and seminars to educate others in the profession about the newest developments in the law and legal practice. John W. Barringer, Jr. is a principal with Manier & Herod, practicing in workers’ compensation defense and civil litigation. He is admitted to the Tennessee Supreme Court,
Attorney Barringer, is a Past President of the Tennessee Defense Lawyers Association and has also served as Vice President, Secretary-Treasurer, and as a member of the Board of Directors. Over the past decade, he has developed a specialty in the new area of Medicare Set-Asides, a financial agreement that allocates a portion of a workers’ compensation settlement to pay for future medical services related to the workers’ compensation injury, illness, or disease.
Mr. Barringer received his Bachelor of Arts and Juris Doctor degrees from the University of Mississippi. 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, Charter Member of the National Association of Medicare Set Aside Professionals and serves on its National Legislative Committee. He is also a member of the Workers’ Compensation Institute and is an annual presenter at the Workers’ Compensation Educational Conference.
As a member of the Workers’ Compensation Institute, Mr. Barringer volunteers for Give Kids the World a non-profit organization that creates magical memories for children with life-threatening illnesses and their families. Since 1986, Give Kids The World has fulfilled the wishes of more than 152,000 children from around the world by providing weeklong, cost-free vacations that include lodging, meals, and free admission to the greatest theme parks on earth.
Since 2012, Workers’ Compensation Institute (WCI®) has supported Give Kids The World by bringing hundreds of volunteers to work in Village venues and assist with Village service projects. WCI also hosts an annual Give Kids The World Gala which has raised more than $110,000 for GKTW over the past 5 years.
The Top Attorneys of North America, a New York based publication, distinguishes and profiles leading attorneys who have reached a recognizable degree of success and leadership in their field. The directory is valued for promoting awareness of the accomplishments within the North American legal community.