Albert H. Manwaring, IV, Esq.
Albert Manwaring is a Partner of Morris James and a Member of the firm’s Corporate and Fiduciary Litigation Group. Mr. Manwaring concentrates his practice in corporate fiduciary and governance litigation, securities, and business litigation.
A former partner of Pepper Hamilton LLP, Mr. Manwaring managed Pepper’s Delaware litigation practice in its Wilmington office.
During and immediately after law school, Mr. Manwaring was a member of the City of Boston’s Law Department, where he defended the city and its employees in civil rights and tort actions in federal and state courts of Massachusetts. Subsequently, he served as a judicial law clerk to the Honorable Franklin S. Van Antwerpen in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania.
Mr. Manwaring served on active duty as a field artillery officer in the U.S. Army’s 82nd Airborne Division, and then served as a judge advocate general (JAG or Army Lawyer) officer in the U.S. Army Reserves.
He retired as a Lieutenant Colonel in 2013 after 28 years of service. For eight years of his Army career, Mr. Manwaring held staff judge advocate positions (similar to general counsel of a company) in signal, medical, and civil affairs Army commands.
In 2010, he was deployed in the Army Reserves to Iraq, where he received the Meritorious Honor Award from the State Department for coordinating the U.S. national rule of law program through Provincial Reconstruction Teams located throughout Iraq.