Minal A. Shah joined Gibney, Anthony & Flaherty, LLP as Senior Counsel in San Francisco, California. She practices in the area of immigration and nationality law, concentrating in business immigration.
Ms. Shah represents corporate and individual clients before the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, Citizenship and Immigration Services, the U.S. Department of Labor and the U.S. Department of State. Advising companies regarding the employment of foreign nationals, Ms. Shah consults with employers to implement effective immigration policies. She has managed immigration programs for established multinational companies and start-ups in a wide range of industries, including information technology, entertainment, biotechnology, financial services, and non-profit institutions.
Ms. Shah is a cum laude graduate of the University of California, Hastings College of the Law, and a cum laude graduate of the University of California Irvine. Prior to beginning her immigration practice, she served as Appellate Law Clerk to the Honorable Chief Justice Ronald T. Y. Moon of the Supreme Court of the State of Hawai’i.
Ms. Shah was admitted to the California State Bar in 1998 and is an active member of the American Immigration Lawyers Association.