John W. Maniscalco

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Personal Injury Attorney in Dallas, TX

Gette Law PLLC
 | 17000 Dallas Parkway, Suite 106
Dallas, TX 75248
Phone: 469-490-0763
Fax: 972-872-8702
Selected To Rising Stars: 2017 - 2021
Licensed Since: 2011
Practice Areas:
  • Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff (50%),
  • Insurance Coverage (20%),
  • Business/Corporate (10%),
  • Civil Litigation: Plaintiff (10%),
  • Personal Injury - Products: Plaintiff (10%)
  • Free Consultation
Attorney Profile

Attorney John Maniscalco is a partner at Gette Law PLLC in Frisco, Texas. Mr. Maniscalco devotes his practice to personal injury and property law, handling large loss subrogation matters involving cyber loss and recovery. He also handles business disputes, commercial litigation, insurance coverage and product liability cases. He represents clients nationwide and maintains a primary practice in Texas.

Mr. Maniscalco has several years of experience negotiating and litigating cases involving catastrophes such as fires, hurricanes, generator failures and industrial explosions. He provides advice on a variety of legal topics such as appraisals, coverage, damage and repairs. Over the course of his years in practice, he has recovered millions of dollars in settlements and verdicts for individuals injured due to catastrophic injuries caused by negligence.

As a result of his success, The National Trial Lawyers named him one of the “top 40 under 40” and the National Academy of Personal Injury Attorneys named him one of the “top 10 under 40” attorneys. In addition to his practice, he provides pro bono representation to DFW residents in matters involving insurance and real property.

Mr. Maniscalco graduated cum laude from Texas Tech University with a bachelor’s degree. He received his law degree from Texas Tech University School of Law, also graduating cum laude. He earned his law license in 2011.

Mr. Maniscalco is qualified to practice in all Texas state courts and before the U.S. District Courts for the Northern, Southern, Eastern and Western Districts of Texas. Prior to becoming a partner at Gette Law PLLC, he practiced at two Texas-based law firms.

Practice Areas
  • 50%Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff
  • 20%Insurance Coverage
  • 10%Business/Corporate
  • 10%Civil Litigation: Plaintiff
  • 10%Personal Injury - Products: Plaintiff
Focus Areas

Personal Injury - Plaintiff, Insurance, Bad Faith Insurance, Products Liability


top-imageSelected to Rising Stars for 5 years

Rising Stars: 2017 - 2021

Email Me

To: John W. Maniscalco
Super Lawyers: Potential Client Inquiry


The information contained in this web site is intended to convey general information. It should not be construed as legal advice or opinion. It is not an offer to represent you, nor is it intended to create an attorney-client relationship. The use of the internet or this contact form for communication is not necessarily a secure environment. Contacting a lawyer or law firm email through this service will not create an attorney-client relationship, and information will not necessarily be treated as privileged or confidential.

About John Maniscalco

Admitted: 2011, Texas

Professional Webpage:


  • Top 40 Under 40 Lawyer in the State of Texas, National Trial Lawyers Association, 2014
  • Top 10 Under 40 Lawyer, National Academy of Personal Injury Attorneys, 2015 (The National Academy of Personal Injury Attorneys is an organization devoted to recognizing the top Personal Injury attorneys in the nation. With over a million attorneys in the United States, choosing the best lawyer is difficult. However, through a stringent selection process, the NAOPIA awards the best Personal Injury attorneys in each state with our most prestigious honor of being named "TOP 10". The very few attorneys (less than 1%) that are good enough to make our list have demonstrated an extraordinary amount of knowledge, skill, experience, expertise and success in their practice of Personal Injury)
  • Board of Barristers, Texas Tech University School of Law, Member
  • Texas Rising Star, Texas SuperLawyers
  • American Jurisprudence Award, Texas Tech University School of Law
  • CALI Award for highest grade in Legal Writing & Research, Texas Tech University School of Law
  • Awarded Moot Court Top Oralist, Board of Barristers, Texas Tech University School of Law

Bar/Professional Activity:

  • U.S. District Court—Eastern District of Texas
  • U.S. District Court—Western District of Texas
  • U.S. District Court—Southern District of Texas
  • U.S. District Court—Northern District of Texas
  • American Association for Justice
  • Texas
  • Texas Young Lawyers Association
  • National Trial Lawyers Association
  • American Bar Association
  • Texas Trial Lawyers Association
  • Texas Bar Association

Pro bono/Community Service:

  • Legal counsel in advertising/fund raising campaign for local Christian school; provided assistance with contract development, 2012
  • Recovered land for local homeowner's association used as collateral in developer fraud scheme, 2013
  • Legal counsel for multiple businesses in bankruptcy and litigation proceedings, 2014
  • Legal counsel for insurance disputes in homeowners claims, 2014

Scholarly Lectures/Writings:

  • "Texas Legislature Reins in Public Adjuster Conduct," Texas Law360, July 20, 2015, co-author Nickeled and Dimed by Payment Card Interchange Fees: Debit Card Interchange Fee Legislation in the Durbin Amendment Under the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Financial Protection Act—Justifications in Support of the New Legislation and Likely Outcomes (Texas Bank Lawyer, 2011), Author, Texas Bank Lawyer, 2011
  • Texas Tech Law Review, Executive Board, Texas Tech University School of Law


  • $20+ Million in settlements against major asbestos manufacturers

Educational Background:

  • Texas Tech University, Lubbock, TX, B.S., Major: Psychology, Honors: Cum Laude, May 2008

Industry Groups

  • Insurance
  • Personal Injury
  • Subrogation
Find Me Online
Show More
Office Location for John W. Maniscalco

17000 Dallas Parkway
Suite 106
Dallas, TX 75248

Phone: 469-490-0763

Fax: 972-872-8702

John W. Maniscalco:

Last Updated: 1/13/2021

Page Generated: 0.41484308242798 sec