Ann Manning is the managing shareholder of the Underwood Law Firm’s Lubbock office. She is Board Certified in Labor and Employment Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization. Her primary concentration is in education, employment and health law including civil litigation in these areas. She has been the president of the Texas Council of School Attorneys and was on the Board of Directors of the School Law Section of the Texas State Bar.

Website Articles



  • 12th Annual Texas Association of Community College Attorneys Conference, “The Interplay between the FMLA, ADA & Worker’s Comp,” January 2010
  • Annual Seminars for School Districts:
    • Immunity and Liability
    • Sexual Harassment
    • Documentation
    • Nonrenewal
    • FLSA
    • Admissions
    • Parents’ Rights
    • Teachers’ Rights
    • Copyright
    • Bullying
    • Revised Sexual Harassment Pursuant to Revisions of OCR
    • “Discrimination – Title VII and Title IX”
  • Bi-yearly seminars for Texas Tech University and Lubbock Christian University regarding Immunity and Sexual Harassment


  • “Family Matters:  Pregnancy, childbirth, and Family Health Care Providers – Avoiding Missteps Under the FMLA, Pregnancy Discrimination Act, ADAAA, and Other Laws You May Be Breaking” – Underwood Law Firm’s Annual Employment Law Seminar – May 2014
  • Texas Municipal Clerks Association (“TMCA”) South Plains Chapter Meeting., October 26, 2011
  • “The Gravity of Discrimination Claims – A Title VII Case Law Update”
  • Underwood Law Firm’s Annual Employment Law Seminar – The Final Frontier, March 2011
  • “Houston, We Have a Problem – Fair Labor Standards Act Challenges”
  • Underwood Law Firm’s Annual Employment Law Seminar – The Final Frontier, March 2011


  • Seminar for University of North Texas Physicians, “When Doctors Misbehave – Harassment from a Medical Standpoint,” February 2009


  • “Five Most Common Employment Mistakes Cities Make” – Underwood Law Firm, Municipal Law Seminar, Garden & Arts Center, Lubbock, Texas, September 5, 2012
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