Maggie Murphy

Partner and head of office // Austin


“I’ve always had a passion for travel and learning about new cultures. Immigration law gives me the opportunity to talk to people from different countries and backgrounds and help make their immigration experience enjoyable.”

Maggie is a Partner and head of BAL’s Austin office, where she specializes in finding creative business immigration solutions. She has more than 20 years of experience in immigration law and is an industry leader in PERM, complex NIV cases and I-9/E-Verify compliance.

Maggie currently serves as an elected director on the American Immigration Lawyers Association’s board of governors as well as on several AILA national committees. She is also a founding officer of the State Bar of Texas Immigration & Nationality Law Section and a frequent speaker and author on various immigration topics.

The University of Texas School of Law, J.D.
St. Edward’s University, B.A., English Writing and Rhetoric

State Bar of Texas
U.S. District Court, Northern District of Texas

Recent activity

Immigration News

Episode 69: Why a federal court ruling in Georgia has the attention of the immigration law community

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Immigration News

Episode 40: Visa appointments, domestic visa renewal, benefits and drawbacks of E-Verify

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Expert Analysis

Practical alternatives to H-1B visas

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Expert Analysis

Congress Must Act Now to Protect Dreamers—the Economic Recovery Can’t Wait

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April 25, 2024 // Austin, TX

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