FLORHAM PARK, N.J.—Diana C. Manning, Firm Managing Principal of Bressler, Amery & Ross, P.C., has been named as one of the recipients of the 2021 Professional Lawyer of the Year Awards presented by the New Jersey Commission on Professionalism in the Law. Manning receives the Award as a representative of the New Jersey Women Lawyers Association (NJWLA).
The 2021 Professional Lawyer of the Year Awards are presented in cooperation with the New Jersey State Bar Association and county and affinity bar associations. The Awards recognize members of the legal community who have demonstrated the highest standards of professionalism in practice through their respective bar organizations and are presented to lawyers whose colleagues respect their character, competence, and exemplary professional behavior.
This is Manning’s third time receiving a New Jersey Commission on Professionalism in the Law Professionalism Award. In 2017, Manning received two Awards when the Commission recognized her as a Professional Lawyer of the Year through her work with both the Trial Attorneys of New Jersey and the Morris Country Bar Association.
The first female managing principal of Bressler, Amery & Ross and a Certified Civil Trial Attorney, Manning is President-elect of the NJWLA.