Gabriella Mañalich

Associate Attorney, The Law Office of Michael A. Perez



Gabriella Mañalich brings a commitment to excellence in client representation which is evident in her academic achievements, diverse legal experiences, and unwavering dedication to serving the community. Her passion for the law and advocacy is a driving force behind her success.

Admitted: 2023, Illinois and U.S. District Court, Northern District of Illinois

Education: Gabriella earned her Juris Doctorate with honors from the University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC) in 2023. Prior to law school, she obtained her Bachelor of Science degree with honors from Florida State University in 2020.

Professional Experience: During her time at UIC, Gabriella displayed a passion for justice by working at the Fair Housing Legal Aid clinic. In this role, she represented low-income and special needs clients in housing matters, demonstrating her commitment to advocating for those in need. Gabriella also took a lead role in coordinating fair housing compliance testing, contributing to the enforcement of fair housing practices.

In addition to her work at the Fair Housing Legal Aid clinic, Gabriella gained valuable experience at the Public Defender's Office during law school. Here, she dedicated herself to assisting in both misdemeanor and felony cases, showcasing her versatility and dedication to providing comprehensive legal support.

Professional Affiliations: Gabriella is a member of the Young Lawyers Division of the Illinois Bar Association and is also an active member of the Chicago Bar Association, where she continues to stay abreast of legal developments and contribute to the legal community.

About Me: Gabriella was born in Naples, Florida, and moved to Chicago to attend law school. She is a dog owner and hot yoga lover.

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