Rob attended college at the University of Knoxville while graduating with a degree in industrial engineering and also completed the R.O.T.C. program, jumpstarting his career in the U.S. Army as a lieutenant. Rob eventually left the military at the rank of captain in the missile maintenance battalion.
After college, Rob worked as an energy consultant for a number of years before becoming plant manager of Samsonite at the Murfreesboro plant. During his final years at Samsonite, Rob completed his M.B.A. at Middle Tennessee State University in 1990, and shortly thereafter decided to change career paths by enrolling at Nashville School of Law, where he graduated and became licensed to practice law in 1995.
Using his experience in the military and also a blue-collar factory worker, Rob has a unique toolset that has contributed to his twenty years of success in personal injury law.
EDUCATION & COURT ADMISSIONS
1979, B.A., University of Tennessee
1990, M.B.A., Middle Tennessee State University
1995, J.D., Nashville School of Law
1995, Licensed to practice law in Tennessee
1996, Admitted to United State District Court, Middle District of Tennessee
2008, Rule 31 Listed Mediator, Civil to Family
LEADERSHIP, MEMBERSHIP & HONORS
Tennessee Bar Association
American Bar Association
Tennessee Association for Justice
Rutherford/Cannon County Bar Association
Robert O. Bragdon is married to his lovely wife, Carol, who works at St. Thomas Rutherford Hospital, and has two sons, Austin and Robert.