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Born and raised in Kentucky, Ethan Manning, partner at Meinhart Smith & Manning,  focuses his practice in the area of motor vehicle accidents, medical negligence, products liability and general negligence claims. He is licensed to practice throughout the State of Kentucky and is a member of the Kentucky Bar Association and the Kentucky Justice Association. Ethan lives in Louisville with his wife, Becca, their daughter, and two basset hounds.


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Practice areas


  1. Personal Injury: 34%
  2. Car Accident: 33%
  3. Medical Malpractice: 33%



Contingent (30-45%), Free consultation (30 minutes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

4 total 

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    Ethan is an excellent communicator and cares about his clients.


    Brett Oppenheimer Medical Malpractice Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

  • Matthew Jess Farra

    I endorse this lawyer. He is the best medical practice lawyer in the city. I can't speak highly enough about Ethan and all he does to help those injured by a doctor's negligence.


    Matthew Farra Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact info

Meinhart, Smith, & Manning, PLLC

222 E. Witherspoon St.
Suite 401
Louisville, KY, 40202


KYAuthorized to practice law200607/05/2012
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Top 40 Under 40National Trial Lawyers2014
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
AttorneyMeinhart Smith & Manning PLLC2003 - Present
Association namePosition nameDuration
Kentucky Justice AssociationMember2006 - Present
Kentucky Bar AssociationMember2003 - Present
American Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Louisville Bar AssociationMemberN/A
American Association for JusticeMemberN/A
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Birth InjurySettlement
Negligent Management of AccutaneVerdict
Medical NegligenceSettlement
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School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Louis D. Brandeis School of Law at the University of LouisvilleLawJD - Juris Doctor2006
University of LouisvilleEconomicsBS - Bachelor of Science2003