Judi A. McManigal

Of Counsel

D (415) 901-2270F (415) 677-9244jmcmanigal@gibney.com Connect
Judi A. McManigal

Judi assists clients with labor certifications and EB-1 petitions for Extraordinary Ability, Outstanding Researchers and Multinational Managers.  She has worked with a broad range of clients, including Fortune 500 companies and individuals in the semiconductor, manufacturing, energy, finance, non-profit, nursing and technology industries.

With a focus on compliance, Judi has created training programs for corporate compliance and presented numerous seminars to corporate immigration professionals, multinational companies and their employees.

education

  • University of San Francisco School of Law, J.D.
  • University of California, Davis, B.A., Psychology

bar admissions

  • California

court admissions

  • U.S. District Court, Northern District of California
  • California Supreme Court

Memberships & Affiliations

  • American Immigration Lawyers Association, Chair of the Northern California Chapter 2009-2010
  • Bay Area Coalition for Comprehensive Immigration Reform

Community Involvement

  • OneJustice, Board of Directors 1997 – present, including past Chair of the Board

Articles, Publications & Lectures

Lectures

  • U.S. and Global Immigration: Trends in Labor Market Testing, HR Certification Institute accredited Seminar, May 24, 2011
  • The Worksite Investigator is Knocking…Are You Ready, HRCI accredited seminar, May 25, 2010
  • What Attorneys Need to Know About Liaising with Government Agencies, CLE for AILA Northern California Chapter, March 2, 2010
  • Update from the California District Directors and National Benefits Center,” AILA California Chapters Conference, November 14, 2008
  • J-1 Visas for Business Clients, AILA National Teleconference, April 11, 2007
  • What You Don’t Know CAN Hurt You: An Overview of LCA Compliance, CLE for AILA Northern California Chapter, December 14, 2006
  • PERM Update and Roundtable Discussions, Group Leader, CLE for AILA Northern California Chapter, October 18, 2005
  • Alternatives to Labor Certification, Digital Moose Lounge, February 19, 2003 (The Digital Moose Lounge is a business network of Canadians in Silicon Valley)
  • Immigration Law Practice for Paralegals, Half Moon Continuing Education, July 25, 2003
  • Tips and Tactics for Hiring Temporary Foreign Workers, co-presented with David Strand, Bar Association of San Francisco, July 24, 2000

Publications

  • Update from the California District Directors and National Benefits Center, Proceedings from the AILA California Chapters Conference, November 2008, pp. 13-15
  • Survey of 1996 Nonprofit Case Law, 32 U.S.F. LAW REVIEW 139 (1997)

Languages

  • Spanish

Practices

education

  • University of San Francisco School of Law, J.D.
  • University of California, Davis, B.A., Psychology

bar admissions

  • California

court admissions

  • U.S. District Court, Northern District of California
  • California Supreme Court