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Maggie Murphy

Office Managing Principal

P 512-362-7100 F 512-362-5574


Maggie Murphy


Maggie Murphy is the office managing principal in the Austin, Texas, office of Jackson Lewis P.C. She concentrates her practice on advanced U.S. immigration and nationality law and global business immigration matters, assisting employers with immigration challenges facing international workforces.

Maggie has extensive experience in all areas of U.S. immigration law, but she primarily focuses her current practice on employment-based immigration for corporate clients and outstanding professors/researchers, as well as sophisticated immigration-related compliance work for employers of all sizes. She has expertise in managing PERM campaigns for employers and in developing cost-effective strategies for companies and organizations interested in hiring professional foreign workers. She has organized massive I-9 and LCA compliance programs for Fortune 500 organizations. Maggie is Board Certified in Immigration & Nationality Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization. Maggie is a frequent speaker on business-related, immigration compliance topics and has leadership roles in several state and national sections and committees.

Honors and Recognitions

  • Chambers USA, “Labor & Employment” (2020)
  • Legal 500 USA, "Recommended Attorney" (2020)
  • Texas Super Lawyers®, "Rising Stars" (2010-2011, 2014) and "Super Lawyer" (2014-2020)

Professional Associations and Activities

  • American Immigration Lawyers Association
  • Austin Bar Association
  • State Bar of Texas
  • Texas Board of Legal Specialization (Immigration and Nationality Law)