McGuireWoods partner Amy Manning
was selected for Crain’s Custom Media’s inaugural “Most Influential Women
Lawyers in Chicago” list honoring women who have led significant legal
matters that shaped industry trends and set legal precedents. Honorees are
featured in a
published July 31 by Crain’s Chicago Business.
Manning chairs McGuireWoods’ Antitrust, Trade & Commercial Litigation
Department. She focuses her practice on criminal and civil antitrust
matters and on complex commercial litigation, including class actions,
breach of contract actions, civil RICO claims, multidistrict litigation,
and litigation involving commodities, healthcare, real estate and
intellectual property. She has more than 25 years of experience
representing international and U.S. companies and individuals in federal
and state courts and U.S. arbitration tribunals.
Manning is a co-founder of the Chicago Women Antitrust Lawyers Network,
co-chair of the American Bar Association Section of Antitrust Law’s
Committee Operations, chair of the American Diabetes Association Chicago
Board, and a member of the Negaunee Music Institute Board of the Chicago
A sought-after commentator, she spoke about joint defense and common
interest agreements in U.S. antitrust litigation at the ABA Section of
Antitrust Law 2017 Spring Meeting — the largest antitrust conference
In 2016, Crain’s Chicago Business recognized Manning among its “Who’s Who in Chicago Business” for the fourth consecutive year, and The National Law Journal honored her as an “Antitrust Trailblazer.” She has been ranked in the prestigious “Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business” guide for the past five years.