Meet Shaterra Reed Marion

Shaterra Reed Marion is an accomplished legal professional whose career spans various sectors of the legal field, showcasing her expertise, versatility, and commitment to justice. Currently serving as a Judge in the Tennessee Court of Workers’ Compensation Claims since October 2022, Shaterra presides over a wide array of hearings, employing her profound understanding of laws and precedents to deliver equitable decisions and resolve disputes in the realm of workers’ compensation.  

Prior to her judicial role, Shaterra honed her skills and expertise during her tenure at Liberty Mutual Insurance Company, where she served as Field Counsel. Over the course of eight years, she represented corporate policyholders in civil litigation matters, with a particular focus on premises liability, products liability, and workers’ compensation. Her responsibilities included defending individual policyholders and insurance companies in personal liability lawsuits, conducting thorough investigations, and advocating for clients in both trial and settlement negotiations. 

Shaterra’s commitment to service extends beyond her professional role. She has served on the Associate Board for the Make-A-Wish Foundation, the Board of Directors for Peer Power, and the Board of Directors for the Junior League of Memphis. Shaterra embodies servant leadership, demonstrating commitment, compassion, and enthusiasm by building and supporting programs and initiatives that elevate the experience of communities in the Mid-South. As Shaterra’s tenure as Executive Vice President of the Junior League of Memphis comes to a close, she leaves a legacy of impact that has, and will continue, to inspire the next generation of leaders. 

Shaterra earned her Juris Doctorate from Howard University School of Law, where she was actively involved in student organizations and distinguished herself as a Merit Fellows Scholar. She also holds a Bachelor of Science in Sports Management from the University of Florida – Go Gators!