Christopher Mank was born and raised in Coral Gables, Florida. He attended Mercer University in Macon, Georgia, where he received a Bachelors in Business Administration. Chris earned his J.D. from the University of Miami School of Law in 1999 and, thereafter, he worked in the General Counsel’s Office for ABB in Zurich, Switzerland. Chris continued his legal career in Miami where he gained personal injury litigation experience, focusing on premises liability and medical malpractice matters. Chris and his wife, Kathleen, relocated to Lakeland in 2006 where Chris expanded his litigation practice to include workers’ compensation and social security disability claims. He has handled over one thousand workers’ compensation claims and enjoys an active litigation practice. Chris currently focuses on all aspects of personal injury, workers’ compensation, and commercial and residential mortgage foreclosure matters.
Chris has been volunteering his time to various recreational sports leagues throughout the community for the past 7 years, including Lakeland City Baseball, the YMCA, and The City of Lakeland/Kelly Recreation Complex. He enjoys mentoring and coaching children from different areas of Lakeland. Chris is actively involved at All Saints’ Episcopal Church in downtown Lakeland, and enjoys teaching Sunday School with Kathleen on a weekly basis.
- Florida, U.S. District Courts for the Southern, Middle, and Northern Districts of Florida
- University of Miami, J.D., 1999
- Mercer University, B.B.A., Business Administraton, 1991
- The Florida Bar
- Lakeland Bar Association
- Polk County Trial Lawyers Association