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MG+M Partner John B. Manning Returns as Co-Chair of Perrin Conferences' National Asbestos Litigation Conference
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BOSTON, MA—August 2, 2018—John B. Manning, a partner with the national litigation boutique firm Manning Gross + Massenburg LLP (“MG+M”), will serve as co-chair of Perrin Conferences' Asbestos Litigation Conference from October 1-3, 2018 at the Fairmont Hotel in San Francisco, CA. 

The annual conference assembles thought leaders in U.S. asbestos litigation, including many of the most prominent plaintiff and defense attorneys, judges, in-house counsel, insurance professionals, risk managers, and scientific and medical experts. This year’s conference anticipates 700 attendees. 

As co-chair of the event, Manning will facilitate the discourse and offer defense counsel perspectives. Manning represents dozens of corporations in complex tort and products liability litigation throughout the country. As National Coordinating Counsel for multiple products manufacturers, he directs the defense of more than 200,000 asbestos and talc related lawsuits pending in all 50 states.

“Perrin Conferences’ National Asbestos Litigation Conference gathers the top industry professionals to provide current perspectives on leading topics in asbestos, talc and toxic tort litigation, and I am honored to be returning as a co-chair for the tenth consecutive year,” said John Manning, Chair of MG+M’s Complex Litigation Group. “In addition to the impressive speakers and attendees, the agenda is packed with an array of related topics from talc litigation to data security issues. This is the preeminent conference in this space for good reason.”

Perrin Conferences, acclaimed leader in joint plaintiff/defendant litigation conferences, offers comprehensive and specialized continuing legal education. The National Asbestos Litigation Conference program provides attendees with a deeper understanding of the trends currently driving asbestos litigation and the impact these trends may have on future cases. 

National Asbestos Litigation Conference offers Continuing Legal Education (CLE) Credit and CE credit for qualified candidates. To register for the National Asbestos Litigation Conference please visit or contact Lynnsey Perrin.

About MG+M
MG+M is a national litigation boutique firm providing exceptional service and creative excellence in litigating on behalf of its clients. Attorneys in the company’s 11 fully staffed offices have experience litigating diverse issues in all levels of court in all 50 states and U.S. territories. Fortune 500 companies and some of the world's most iconic brands rely on MG+M’s collaborative approach to help with their most complex legal challenges. Find more information, please visit

About Perrin Conferences
The leading national provider of joint plaintiff/defendant litigation conferences, Perrin Conferences offers comprehensive and specialized continuing legal education in an atmosphere of learning, networking and sharing. Bringing together preeminent national talent in specialty legal fields, Perrin Conferences ensures its conferences deliver innovative content, networking opportunities and career development. Attendees gain insights that cannot be found anywhere else. Follow the latest news from Perrin Conferences on Twitter @PerrinConf. For more information on the company and upcoming conferences please visit

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Lisa Graham
Graham Media Partners 

October 1-3, 2018
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