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John R. Bode

Chattanooga Office

832 Georgia Avenue
Suite 1200 Volunteer Building
Chattanooga, TN 37402-2289

John Bode concentrates his practice on labor relations and employment opportunity. Over the last three decades, he has served as lead trial counsel in numerous cases before state and federal agencies and courts and the National Labor Relations Board. He has extensive experience representing many prominent national, regional and Tennessee employers in union organizing campaigns, collective bargaining, arbitrations, strikes, decertification petitions, wage and hour and other state and federal audits.

Other Professional Accomplishments
  • Selected by peers for inclusion in Chambers USA: America's Leading Lawyers for Business, 2014 Edition
  • Selected for inclusion in Mid-South Super Lawyers®, 2007-2008 & 2013-2014
  • Listed in The Best Lawyers in America© for Labor & Employment Law since 2007
  • Named "Lawyer of the Year" by Best Lawyers® for Labor & Employment Law, 2013-2014
  • Martindale-Hubbell® AV Preeminent® Peer Review Rated
  • Chattanooga Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) - Legislative Director
  • Miller & Martin Labor & Employment Department - Chair