Joe Manuel became interested in the concept of Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) in the early 1990Os. This prompted him to become trained as an arbitrator and mediator. His trial skills honed over 3 decades give him unique insight and make him an effective Arbitrator or Mediator. He was one of the presenters at the first ADR Forum in Tennessee. He has been a Tennessee Supreme Court Rule 31 Listed Neutral since 1997 and participates in various ADR programs of the US District Courts in Tennessee. Joe is a member of various Arbitration panels of the American Arbitration Association and the National Association of Securities Dealers (NASD)/FINRA. He is the Senior Author of the Tennessee ADR Handbook (The Harrison Co. 1997) and created the Tennessee Mediation Pocket Guide (2000). Joe's most recent mediation training qualified him to conduct domestic of family mediation and be became a Tennessee Supreme Court Rule 31 Listed Family Mediator in 2008. Joe was one of the pioneers of On Line CLE who began creating courses in the 1990's that focused upon Alternative Dispute Resolution. He adopted the pen name "The ADR Professor" and these courses became the "ADR Professor Series".He was one of the presenters at the first ADR Forum in Tennessee. He has been a Tennessee Supreme Court Rule 31 Listed Neutral since 1997 and participates in various ADR programs of the US District Courts in Tennessee. Joe is a member of various Arbitration panels of the American Arbitration Association and the National Association of Securities Dealers (NASD)/FINRA. He is the Senior Author of the Tennessee ADR Handbook (The Harrison Co. 1997) and created the Tennessee Mediation Pocket Guide (2000). Joe also trains mediators with Private Dispute Resolution Services, Inc. of Chattanooga.
Biography
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Biography Joe Manuel is a Chattanooga trial lawyer with 30 years of experience who practices law in both Tennessee and Georgia.

He also devotes a substantial part of his practice to arbitration and mediation.

Practice profile in summary format:

  • Certified Civil Trial Specialist by the Tennessee Commission on Continuing Legal Education and Specialization
  • Senior author of the Tennessee Alternative Dispute Resolution Handbook (The Harrison Co. 1997)
  • Editor of the Tennessee Mediation Pocket Guide (TennADR 2000)
  • Trained Mediator since 1991
  • American Arbitration Association Arbitrator since 1992
  • Tennessee Supreme Court Rule 31 listed General/Family Mediator
  • Mediator in the ADR Programs of the U.S. District Courts for the Eastern and Middle Districts of Tennessee
  • The "ADR Professor Series" of On Line CLE courses on Mediation & Arbitration offered by www.lawyerslearn.com

Located on Chattanooga's North Shore at:
240 Forest Avenue, Suite 301
Chattanooga, TN 37405
423-266-3535
423-266-3136(facsimile)
www.joemanuel.com

National Board Of Trial Advocacy
Licensed In TN & GA

Certified Civil Trial Specialist By The Tennessee Commission On CLE & Specialization

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