Michael O. Manning


Michael joined Manning, Murray, Barnett & Baxter PC in 2012 and his practice includes estate planning for families, estate planning for individuals, and advising Executors and Trustees on estate and trust administration matters. He provides estate, gift and generation-skipping transfer tax advice and also prepares federal estate and gift tax returns. Michael is a Trustee of the Arlington Community Foundation (ACF) and currently serves on the Governance Committee of the ACF Board of Trustees. He previously served as Secretary of the ACF Board of Trustees.


Practice Areas

  • Estate Planning
  • Wills and Trusts
  • Estate and Trust Administration
  • Preparation of federal gift and estate tax returns


  • George Mason University School of Law, J.D., 2012
  • University of Virginia, B.A. with Distinction, 2007


  • Virginia, 2012


  • Finisher, Shenandoah Mountain 100 Back Country Mountain Bike Race (2008, 2011, 2016, 2017)