Christopher P. Manning
Partner/Management Committee
Dallas, TX
214.210.2405 Direct
214.210.2500 Facsimile
Assistant(s): Elizabeth Gallegos |  Alicia D. Greene
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Chris Manning has served on the management committee for DeHay & Elliston, L.L.P. in Dallas, Texas since 2002. He concentrates his practice on Mass Tort Litigation and Products Liability Defense.  He has been involved in Asbestos Personal Injury Litigation since 1991.  He has participated in trials in Texas and West Virginia.  He is also a peer reviewed AV rated attorney by Martindale-Hubbell. 

Mr. Manning graduated from Baylor University in 1984 with a B.B.A. in accounting. He received his Juris Doctorate degree from the University of Houston in 1987. Prior to joining DE in 1993, Mr. Manning practiced with the law firms of Tucker, Biegel & Speziali in East Brunswick, New Jersey and Brewer, Brewer, Cole, Hufstetler & Danish in Irving, Texas.  He began his career in 1987 with KPMG Pete Marwick.

Mr. Manning is active in the Dallas business community, having served on the Baylor University Board of Regents and on the steering committee for the Baylor Business Network of Dallas. 

Bar Admissions

Texas 1987
Illinois 2017
West Virginia 2018
New Jersey 1991-1992


J.D., University of Houston School of Law, 1987
B.B.A., Baylor University, 1984

Associations & Memberships

State Bar of Texas
Dallas Bar Association
Defense Research Institute (DRI)


Baylor University Board of Regents (2014 to 2016)
Baylor Bear Foundation Executive Committee (2005 to 2014)