Kenneth A. Manning

Kenneth A. Manning

Crown Point, Indiana
(219) 865-8376
(219) 865-4054

Indiana bankruptcy attorney Kenneth A. Manning is dedicated to making client priorities his own. His honesty, diligence and personal service set him apart.

He strives to provide excellent and realistic representation while maintaining a high level of communication with clients. Manning has served clients in the Lake County and Porter County areas for more than 35 years. His persistence and the credentials he has accumulated in more thank 35 years of practice have earned him the respect of his colleagues and peers and has resulted in regular referrals from peers and from satisfied clients.

As a Chapter 7 trustee for more than 25 years, he maintains excellent working relationships with the U.S. Trustees’ Office and has handled thousands of bankruptcies over the years. His experience is predominantly in complex bankruptcy cases, including those involving businesses and Chapter 11 reorganization for small businesses and professionals.

He was admitted to practice in Indiana state courts, U.S. District and 7th Circuit Federal courts in 1974.

He attended Valparaiso University, where he earned his B.S. degree in 1971 and his J.D. in 1974.

Ken has earned a BV® Distinguished™ Peer Review Rating from Martindale-Hubbell®, indicating he meets very high criteria for general ethical standards.

Bar Admissions

  • Indiana, 1974


  • Valparaiso University School of Law, Valparaiso, Indiana

Honors and Awards

  • Chapter 7 panel trustee in the Hammond Bankruptcy Court since 1986

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Indiana State Bar Association
  • Lake County Bar Association
  • National Association of Bankruptcy Trustees (NABT)

Pro Bono Activities

  • Board of Directors for Rebuilding the Breach Ministries in Gary, Indiana