Michael T. McManus

Michael T. McManus

Associate / Orlando

Michael McManus's practice is focused on representing and counseling employers in issues related to labor and employment law.

Prior to joining FordHarrison, Michael was an associate in the Orlando office of a large Florida-based full service law firm, where he gained experience in multiple practice groups including government relations, municipal law, and real estate transactions. While in law school, he worked at an Orlando-based employment law firm where he drafted labor and employment litigation documents, assisted in drafting employee handbooks and policies and researched legal issues relating to discrimination, harassment, compliance and wage hour litigation matters. He also served as an intern in the General Counsel's office of a Fortune 500 company.

While in law school, Michael was Vice President of the Entertainment, Art and Sports Law Society and an Executive Member of the Business Law Society. He also received the Book Award in Mergers and Acquisitions.  

Representative Experience
  • Assisted in representing multiple Florida companies in several State and Federal court cases involving sexual harassment, unpaid overtime wages and retaliation.
  • Per Florida Bar rules, information on litigation and other legal successes has not been disclosed but is available upon request.