Mann, Wyatt, & Rice Receives January Small Business Award
Tuesday, January 29, 2019
Scott Mann grew up in Hutchinson and attended Hutchinson Community College and Colby Community College. He went on to attend the University of Kansas School of Law School and after graduating he returned home to work at Gilliland & Hayes, where he was a partner for 14 years. While working at Gilliland & Hayes, Scott had many great mentors and in 2000 he opened Mann Law Offices, LLC. At the time he opened, he had two paralegals. Over the years the firm expanded with Mike Wyatt, a Buhler High School graduate, joining the firm in 2009; Mitch Rice, a Hutchinson High graduate joining in 2011; Jesse Tanksley, a Central Christian graduate, joining the firm in 2015; and Sam Schulte, a Buhler graduate joining in 2017. In addition, Mann Wyatt & Rice, LLC now also has seven full time staff members: Carrie Barr, Paralegal (28 years), Katherine Moore, Office Manager (14 years), Kate Schnider, Legal Assistant/Receptionist (6 years), Pam Mitchell, Legal Assistant (4 years), Robin Yates, Legal Assistant (3.5 years), Caressa Runyon, Legal Assistant (1.5 years), and Renee Jenkins (1 year).
With more than 50 years of trial and litigation experience, Mann Wyatt & Rice is one of Central Kansas’s most experienced firms practicing exclusively in workers compensation, wrongful death, personal injury, auto accident, trucking accident, motorcycle accident law, catastrophic injury, products liability, nursing home negligence and premises liability. They are very busy at Mann Wyatt & Rice, LLC, but strive to make each client feel like they are their only client, going above and beyond for each of them.
At Mann, Wyatt, & Rice they feel they have an excellent staff and offer their staff family friendly schedules, competitive pay and benefit package and profit sharing. Mann Wyatt & Rice is family. They are always there for each other to help them through the tough times and cheer them through the great times.
Mann, Wyatt & Rice contributes to many local programs and schools including Cancer Council of Reno County, United Way, Sleep Tight Foundation, Love Life Fun, Buhler and Hutchinson High Schools as well as Central Christian, Holy Cross and Hutchinson Trinity Catholic Schools. Sleep Tight Foundation, Love Life Run. In addition, they serve on the Board of Directors of their respective churches and each year firm employees spearheaded home renovations for a Hutchinson family in need.
At Mann Wyatt & Rice, they are devoted to representing victims and families that have suffered serious injury by accident. They feel that being a good attorney is having the dedication to get a good result for the client and being an advocate for the client, making sure they put them first. What sets Mann Wyatt & Rice apart from the big city “TV lawyers” is they don’t take on as many cases as possible. They take on serious cases that involve people who really need help because helping people is their passion.
Congratulations and thank you for all you do for our community.