John H. Roe Jr.

Founding Member

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John Roe is a founding member of Sherrard Roe Voigt & Harbison. Mr. Roe practices primarily in the areas of commercial real estate, municipal finance and international law.

Mr. Roe received his legal education at Vanderbilt University, graduating with first honors in 1972. At Vanderbilt, he was Order of the Coif and articles editor of theVanderbilt Law Review. He graduated cum laude from Davidson College with a bachelor’s degree, where he was a member of Phi Beta Kappa and Omicron Delta Kappa.

Education & Bar Admissions


  • J.D., Vanderbilt University, 1972
  • B.A., Davidson College, 1969

Bar Admissions

  • Tennessee
  • United States District Court for the Middle District of Tennessee
  • Georgia
  • United States District Court for the Northern District of Georgia
Recognition & Publications


  • Woodward/White: The Best Lawyers In America (Real Estate Law)
  • Woodward/White: The Best Lawyers In America Lawyer of the Year 2014 and 2017 (Real Estate Law)
  • Nashville Business Journal Best of the Bar
  • Tennessee Bar Foundation Fellow
  • Nashville Business Journal Heavy Hitters in Commercial Real Estate
  • Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers (Real Estate Law)
  • Selected for inclusion in Super Lawyers (Real Estate)
Professional & Civic Activities

Professional Activities

  • Member of Nashville, Tennessee and American Bar Associations
  • Past Chair of the Real Estate Section of the Tennessee Bar Association

Civic Activities

  • Boy Scouts of America’s Middle Tennessee Council Executive Board (Endowment Chairman)
  • Past Chairman and Member of the Advisory Board – Nashville Area Habitat for Humanity

Practice Areas

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