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ASSOCIATE Lesley A. Manley

Salt Lake City Office
lmanley@joneswaldo.com
801-524-7320
Overview

Lesley represents clients in all areas of litigation. She has a firm grasp of the Rules of Civil Procedure and experience in Court. She is especially experienced in the discovery process and resolution of discovery disputes. Her significant research abilities allow her to provide sound advice to push cases forward.

In addition to her litigation practice, Lesley also practices in the area of business and employment-related immigration. She is well-versed in obtaining the necessary immigration approvals for specialized temporary employees, such as those qualifying for H-1B visas.

Practices
Career

Clerkship, Honorable Brooke C. Wells, Chief U.S. Magistrate Judge, District of Utah 2012-2016

Education and Admissions

Education

  • Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law, Arizona State University, J.D., 2009
    • Article Editor & Staff Writer, Arizona State Law Journal
    • CALI Award for Excellence (highest overall grade): Federal Indian Law I
  • Westminster College, B.A. Political Studies (History Emphasis), minors in Business and Psychology, 2006 (magna cum laude)
    • Awarded Outstanding Student in Political Studies (selected by faculty)

Bar Admittance

2019, Arizona

2010, Utah

Professional Affiliations
  • Chair, Utah State Bar Committee on New Lawyer Training
  • Alumni Representative (selected by Board of Trustees), Presidential Search Committee, Westminster College
  • Development Chair, LGBT & Allied Lawyers of Utah
  • Former Chair, Westminster College Alumni Board
  • Board Member, Westminster College Alumni Board
  • Alumni Mentor, Westminster College Alumni Mentoring Program
  • David K. Watkiss—Sutherland II Inn of Court
  • Federal Bar Association, Utah Chapter
  • Women Lawyers of Utah
Awards
  • Mountain States Super Lawyers, Rising Star (2018) (Only 2.5% of attorneys in the Mountain States receive this distinction).
  • Master Food Preservationist & Utah State Fair Blue Ribbon Canner (2017).
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