William J. Manning: Lawyer with Jackson Lewis P.C.

William J. Manning

White Plains,  NY  U.S.A.

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Experience & Credentials

Practice Areas

  • Immigration
  • International Employment Issues
University Yale University, B.A., magna cum laude, 1972; Yale University, M.A., Eastern European/Russian Studies, 1974 Miller Fellowship
Law SchoolColumbia University, J.D., 1977
Admitted1977, District of Columbia; 1987, New York

Professional Associations and Activities

•American Immigration Lawyers Association

LanguagesFrench; Russian

William J. Manning is a Shareholder 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.

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]


September 16, 2015

Jackson Lewis Employers' Immigration Update - No. 19, September 2015

September 16, 2015

Revised Procedures for Determining Visa Availability for Applicants Waiting to File for Adjustment of Status U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services and the Department of State have announced new procedures for determining visa availability for applicants waiting to file adjustment of status applications. Prior to this change, DOS...

June 10, 2015

Jackson Lewis Employers' Immigration Update - No. 18, June 2015

June 10, 2015

H-1B Numbers Up More Than 35% USCIS received approximately 233,000 petitions for fiscal year 2016 beginning in October 2015. Last year, USCIS received 172,500 petitions, meaning there was an increase of over 35% from last year. USCIS randomly selected petitions to meet the general category cap of 65,000 and the advance degree...

May 8, 2015

Restrictive DHS, DOL Rule on H-2B Foreign Labor Certification Program Makes Visa More Difficult for Employers

May 8, 2015

The Department of Labor's and the Department of Homeland Security's joint Interim Final Rule (IFR) imposes new burdens on the certification of employment of nonimmigrant workers in temporary, non-agricultural employment and stiffens enforcement obligations applicable to employers of H-2B workers and U.S. workers similarly...

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June 9, 2015
Jackson Lewis

Jackson Lewis Recommended in The Legal 500 United States 2015

June 9, 2015

WHITE PLAINS, NY (June 9, 2015) Jackson Lewis P.C., one of the country's largest and fastest-growing workplace law firms, is pleased to announce the firm and its attorneys have been recommended in The Legal 500 United States 2015 in the following practice areas falling under the Labor and Employment designation:


CIR ASAP Bill Proposes Broad Immigration Changes
December 16, 2009

The Comprehensive Immigration Reform for America's Security and Prosperity Act of 2009 (“CIR ASAP”) has been introduced by Rep. Luis V. Gutierrez (D. Ill.).

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William J. Manning

44 South Broadway, 14th Floor
White PlainsNY 10601


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