Manning & Smith

Manning & Smith

Family Law and Criminal Law Firm in Olathe, Kansas Supporting Kansas residents since 1983

Firm Overview

When families or individuals want the assistance of a reliable attorney who has been providing cost-effective and efficient legal services in Kansas for nearly 30 years, they turn to Manning & Smith. With their 60 years of combined legal experience, attorneys Donna M. Manning and Donald S. Smith have the knowledge, skill and drive to help you make the best of a tough situation.

As a testament to their professionalism and ethics, our attorneys have both been awarded BV Distinguished Peer Review Ratings by Martindale-Hubbell.

At Manning & Smith, we realize that people's lives are behind every page in their files. Our clients are important to us, and we have built our office on the tradition of providing personalized and responsive legal services. Our diverse clientele comes from all walks of life. Regardless of their legal dilemmas, we strive to find resolutions that minimize aggravation and have the best chances for long-term success.

-Manning & Smith can help you with:
-Family law
-Custody litigation

Providing honest communication and valuable support
Whether you have been charged with a crime in Kansas or are experiencing a stressful family dispute, facing the Kansas legal system can be an intimidating experience. When you retain a seasoned Olathe attorney from Manning & Smith, we provide the relief and professional guidance you need.

Our attorneys also take care to regularly communicate with you and explain the details, pros and cons of your case.

Main Office

Main Office
218 North Chestnut Street
Olathe, KS 66061




The law office of Manning & Smith will represent your divorce legal matters.

The law office of Manning & Smith will represent your divorce legal matters.

Donna Manning

Manning & Smith

Practice areas
-Family law
-Custody litigation
-Child support

-Kansas, 1981
-U.S. District Court, District of Kansas, 1981

-University of Kansas, J.D., 1981
-University of Missouri-Kansas City, B.A., with distinction, 1977
-Penn Valley Community College, A.A., 1975

Associations and memberships
-Johnson County Bar Association (President, Family Law Section, 1999-2000)
-Kansas Bar Association
-American Bar Association

Biographical details
-Phi Theta Kappa
-Collaborative Law Institute of Kansas, Inc.
-International Academy of Collaborative Professionals
-Fellow, American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers
-Association of Family and Conciliation Courts
-International Academy of Collaborative Professionals


University of Kansas
Juris Doctorate,