April 6, 2015
“Incorruptible integrity. Relentlessly positive. Profound sense of right and wrong. Genuine. Super-thoughtful.” According to the April 2 article − titled “Whether managing a law office or a household, Manning has the winning traits” − these are the words colleagues, friends and family use to describe Chicago office managing partner Amy Manning. The story mentions the contributions and influence of her parents, her work/life balance and influence on her children, her work with the American Diabetes Association and American Bar Association, and her 23 years with the firm. In quoted material, Amy discusses the advice and resulting values that contributed to her successes: education, sales skills, kindness and generosity, positive attitude, openness to feedback and criticism, attorney work ethic, and ability to recognize and take opportunities. The full text of the article is available at www.chicagolawbulletin.com.