Florham Park, NJ (July 26, 2021) – Bressler, Amery & Ross, P.C. is proud to announce that Firm Managing Principal Diana C. Manning has been selected to the NJBIZ Power 50 in Law. In May 2021, Manning was also named an honoree for NJBIZ 2021 Leaders in Law.
Through their research, reporting and industry feedback, editors at NJBIZ selected Manning as one of the top 50 influential leaders within the legal industry in New Jersey. Manning, along with others on the list, exemplify the persona, skills and acumen to lead within their firms and the courtroom and to help shape the industry as a whole within the state.
Manning, a certified civil trial attorney, was elected to lead Bressler, Amery & Ross, P.C. in 2021. A dedicated advocate for the advancement of women in the legal profession, she is the first female managing principal of the firm, a former member of the firm’s Executive Committee and Compensation Committee, and former chair of the firm’s Women’s Initiative Committee.
Active in the New Jersey legal community, Manning has been named President Elect of the New Jersey Women Lawyers Association (NJWLA), with a term that began July 1, 2021. Manning is a member of the New Jersey State Bar Association’s Board of Trustees and is Past Chair of its Amicus Committee. She is a Fellow of the American Bar Foundation and is a Past President of Trial Attorneys of New Jersey, the Morris County Bar Association, and the Morris County Bar Foundation. She also served on the District XA Ethics Committee for 10 years, including appointment as Chair by the New Jersey Supreme Court from 2017-2019.