Frances Ciesla McManimon practices in the area of public finance and redevelopment. Francie has served as bond counsel, underwriter’s counsel and trustee’s counsel for public finance transactions undertaken by county and municipal government entities.  Francie has experience representing public entities in negotiated and competitive bond and note sales, conduit financings and current and advance refunding.

Francie received her J.D. from Seton Hall Law School and her B.A. degree in Political Science from Washington & Jefferson College.

Francie is a Committee Member with Boy Scout Troop 44 in Pennington, NJ and has served as Co-President and Treasurer of the Friends of the Pennington Library, Co-Chair of Pennington Day and a member of the Pennington Parks and Recreation Commission.


  • Seton Hall Law School, J.D.
  • Washington & Jefferson College, B.A.

Practice Areas

Bar Admissions

  • New Jersey