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William J. Manning

New York Metro
White Plains

P 914-872-6891
F 914-946-1216


William J. Manning is a Principal in the White Plains, New York, office of Jackson Lewis P.C. He has been advising both U.S. and foreign employers with regard to immigration matters since 1986. Mr. Manning established the Jackson Lewis Immigration practice in 1998.

Mr. Manning’s practice covers all aspects of employment-based immigration into the United States. He works closely with employers to structure their immigration programs and develop long-term visa strategies for key employees. He has extensive experience in obtaining non-immigrant work visas and employment-based immigrant visas for management, professional and specialized skill employees. He frequently participates in seminars and training programs addressing immigration issues.

Mr. Manning grew up in Geneva, Switzerland, attending the International School of Geneva.

Honors and Recognitions

William J. Manning
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Professional Associations and Activities

  • American Immigration Lawyers Association

Published Works

  • Workplace Immigration Practice Guide. CCH, Inc., 2001. [Author]
  • Les Visas Et Les Permis de Travail Aux Etats Unis / Visas and Work Permits for the USA. Kavanagh Peters, 1993. [Author]

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February 2, 2017

Travel Update under Trump’s Executive Order

February 2, 2017

While daily governmental guidance for affected individuals, in the United States and abroad, has followed the signing of Executive Order “Protecting the Nation from Foreign Terrorist Entry into the United States” on January 27, 2017, reports of inconsistent treatment of individuals abound. The following illustrates some of... Read More

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The Fairness for High-Skilled Workers Act May Endanger Economy
September 27, 2019

The Fairness for High-Skilled Workers Act has passed the House of Representatives, and is pending before the Senate where it may pass by unanimous consent (i.e., with no actual vote or hearing). On its face, the Fairness Act seems fair. Read More

Congress Questions DHS on Immigration Processing Delays
August 13, 2019

The House Judiciary Committee Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship asked the Department of Homeland Security to account for the delays in immigration processing at a hearing on July 16, 2019. Read More

E-1/E-2 Treaty Visas Option for New Zealanders
June 19, 2019

The U.S. Ambassador to New Zealand, Scott P. Brown, has announced that eligible New Zealand nationals may apply for E-1/E-2 Treaty Investor Visas: “We’ve listened. Read More