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Joseph R. Manning Jr

Joseph R. Manning Jr

Practice areas:

Foreclosure, Debt Settlement, Personal Injury, Bankruptcy & Debt, Telecommunications

About Me

Joseph R. Manning, Jr. is a civil trial attorney with experience handling a broad range of civil disputes with an emphasis on real estate, business and serious personal injury litigation. Prior to opening his own office, Mr. Manning worked as a civil trial attorney for two of Southern California’s preeminent civil litigation firms.

Mr. Manning graduated cum laude with a liberal arts degree from Seattle University in 1992. He then graduated magna cum laude from the University of San Diego School of Law, where he was a member of the San Diego Law Review, in 1996. In 2003 he obtained his LL.M. (Master of Laws) in Business and Corporate Law, also from the University of San Diego School of Law. Mr. Manning is a member of The Order of the Coif.


Languages Spoken: Spanish, Vietnamese, Farsi, French

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 2002

  1. Foreclosure: 40%
    7 years, 250 cases
  2. Personal Injury: 20%
    13 years, 200 cases
  3. Debt Settlement: 20%
    9 years, 500 cases
  4. Bankruptcy & Debt: 15%
    9 years, 180 cases
  5. Telecommunications: 5%



Free Consultation (60 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

14 total 

  • Douglas MacMillan Borthwick

    I endorse this lawyer.


    Douglas Borthwick Family Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Michael S. Waddington

    I endorse Joseph. He is a highly skilled attorney that is well respected in the legal community.


    Michael Waddington Military Law Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Law Offices of Joseph R. Manning, Jr.

A Professional Corporation
4667 MacArthur Blvd., Suite 150
Newport Beach, CA, 92660




Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers


Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Super LawyerSuperLawyers2006
Order of the CoifUniversity of San Diego School of Law1996

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
Founder and PrincipalManning Law APC2005 - Present


Association NamePosition NameDuration
Consumer Attorneys of CaliforniaMember2006 - Present
San Diego Law ReviewMember1992 - 1995

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
Chavez v. 21st Century Insurance CompanyPlaintiff Jury Verdict

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Publication NameTitleDate
Manning Law PublicationsHomeowner's Guide to Homeowner's Bill of Rights2013


School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Student Loan Law TrainingN/AJosh Cohen Bootcamp2013
Debt Buyer Litigation Advanced TrainingN/AMax Gardener2013
Banking Litigation - Reg. X / Reg. Z TrainingN/AMax Gardener2013
Max Gardener Bankruptcy Litigation BootcampN/AGraduate2011
Pete Barry's FDCPA BootcampN/AGraduate2011
Seattle University School of LawLawLL.M - Master of Laws2003
University of San Diego School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1996

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Informational Hearing - Implementation UpdateHomeowner Bill of Rights2013