Jacob A. Manning Named to 2016 Leadership West Virginia

March 3, 2016News Releases
Dinsmore & Shohl LLP’s Jacob A, Manning has been accepted into Leadership West Virginia’s class of 2016.

Manning is among 55 members of Leadership West Virginia’s newest class. Leadership West Virginia is now in its 25th year as the statewide education and leadership development program. Leadership West Virginia is a highly selective program designed to build and support emerging leaders in the state of West Virginia and consists of eight monthly two-day educational sessions.

Manning is a partner in the Litigation Department with a wide array of courtroom experience. He has advised businesses and individuals in a variety of business transactions, both domestic and cross-border. He drafts and reviews contracts, particularly those involving sales of goods, distributorships and licensing, and construction, vendor and service contracts on behalf of boards of education and other public entities. When clients are negotiating a contract, Jacob also provides advice about payment, including guarantees and letters of credit. Should a dispute arise, he represents clients both before US courts and in arbitration subject to international rules.