Vanessa Mannings

Associate

Location: Chicago, IL

Phone: 312.606.7433

Biography

Vanessa is an associate in the Casualty and Professional Liability group. As a member of this group, she defends litigation matters including premises liability, professional liability, and employment law. Prior to joining the Firm, Vanessa gained litigation experience as a practicing attorney with both a non-profit legal aid organization and a defense law firm. In those positions, she represented plaintiffs and defendants in various areas of law including family law, immigration, domestic violence, and personal injury defense.

Vanessa received her Bachelor of Arts, cum laude, from Robert Morris University. She received her Juris Doctor from The John Marshall Law School where she was a national moot court competitor.  While in law school, she was an intern at a variety of legal aid agencies and law clerk for Judge Alexander White (Ret.), of the Circuit Court of Cook County.

Vanessa is a Chicago native and fluent in Spanish. She applies her experience with different cultures and diverse backgrounds to all aspects of her practice.  She lives in Chicago with her husband and two dogs.

Education

  • J.D. The John Marshall Law School, 2016
  • B.A., cum laude, Robert Morris University, 2011

Bar Admissions

  • Illinois

Court Admissions

  • U.S. District Court, Northern District of Illinois

Memberships

  • Chicago Bar Association
  • Hispanic Lawyers Association of Illinois
  • Chicago

    Illinois 60603

    10 South LaSalle Street

    Chicago, Illinois 60603

    T: 312.855.1010 TF: 800.826.3505 F: 312.606.7777 Office Managing Partner: Dennis D. Fitzpatrick

  • New York

    New York 10005

    28 Liberty Street 39th Floor

    New York, New York 10005

    T: 212.805.3900 TF: 800.826.3505 F: 212.805.3939 Office Managing Partner: Carl M. Perri

  • Mission Viejo

    California 92691

    27285 Las Ramblas

    Suite 200

    Mission Viejo, California 92691

    T: 949.260.3100 TF: 800.826.3505 F: 949.260.3190 Office Managing Partner: Ian R. Feldman

  • Florham Park

    New Jersey 07932

    100 Campus Drive

    Florham Park, New Jersey 07932

    T: 973.410.4130 TF: 800.826.3505 F: 973.410.4169 Office Managing Partner: Carl M. Perri

  • Michigan City

    Indiana 46360

    200 Commerce Square

    Michigan City, Indiana 46360

    T: 219.262.6106 TF: 800.826.3505 F: 312.606.7777 Office Managing Partners: Paige M. Neel, Kimbley A. Kearney

  • Appleton

    Wisconsin 54914

    4650 W. Spencer Street

    Appleton, Wisconsin 54914

    T: 920.560.4658 TF: 800.826.3505 F: 920.968.4650 Office Managing Partner: Patrick L. Breen

  • Stamford

    Connecticut 06902

    68 Southfield Avenue

    2 Stamford Landing Suite 100

    Stamford, Connecticut 06902

    T: 203.921.0303 TF: 800.826.3505 F: 212.805.3939 Office Managing Partner: Matthew J. Van Dusen

  • Tampa

    Florida 33609

    4830 West Kennedy Boulevard, One Urban Center

    Suite 600

    Tampa, Florida 33609

    T: 813.509.2578 TF: 800.826.3505 F: 312.606.7777 Office Managing Partner: Dennis D. Fitzpatrick

  • San Francisco

    California 94111

    100 Pine Street

    Suite 1250

    San Francisco, California 94111

    T: 415.745.3598 TF: 800.826.3505 F: 949.260.3190 Office Managing Partner: Ian R. Feldman