Katy is a Senior Associate in the San Francisco office of Berry Appleman & Leiden LLP. Ms. Mann works on employment based immigration with a focus on immigrant visa matters, including labor certification applications, PERM-based and EB-1 immigrant visa petitions, and applications to adjust status.

Prior to law school, Katy worked as a paralegal at an immigration law firm for six years. During law school, she gained experience by working on family-based immigration matters and asylum applications.

Education & Admissions

University of California, Hastings College of the Law
University of California, Berkeley, Bachelor of Arts, English
Admitted to: State Bar of California


American Immigration Lawyers Association

Professional Accomplishments

Author, Reporters as Refugees: Applying U.S. Asylum Laws to Persecuted Journalists in Mexico, Hastings International and Comparative Law Review, 35 Hastings Int'l & Comp. L. Rev. 149 (2012)