SOURCE: Cooley Manion Jones LLP

Cooley Manion Jones LLP

July 11, 2012 05:32 ET

Cooley Manion Jones Announces That John B. Manning Will Return as Co-Chair of Perrin Conferences National Asbestos Litigation Conference

BOSTON, MA--(Marketwire - Jul 11, 2012) - Cooley Manion Jones LLP is pleased to announce that John B. Manning, chair of CMJ's Products Liability and Toxic Tort Defense Group has been invited to return as a co-chair and moderator at the upcoming Asbestos Litigation Conference: A National Overview and Outlook, hosted by Perrin Conferences, September 10th - 12th, 2012, at the Fairmont Hotel in San Francisco, California.

A national leader in legal-based continuing education programs, Perrin Conferences' National Asbestos Conference program is designed to help attendees come away with a deeper understanding of the trends currently driving asbestos litigation today and the impact these trends will have on future cases.

"I am very proud to be a part of this conference because I consider the events hosted by Perrin Conferences to be among the best in the legal industry, based on the experience of the speakers, the quality of the programming and the access you have to network with key members of the judicial, legal, insurance and scientific communities," said Manning. This event marks Manning's fourth consecutive year as a conference co-chair and moderator.

Lynnsey Perrin, founder of Perrin Conferences stated: "once again we have selected John Manning to chair our National Asbestos Conference for his proven expertise and leadership in asbestos litigation. John's experience and knowledge in managing multiple asbestos litigation matters in jurisdictions across the country makes him invaluable to our National Asbestos Conference." As National Coordinating Counsel for multiple products manufacturers, Manning directs all aspects of the defense of over 200,000 asbestos lawsuits pending in all 50 states.

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