312.782.1804

SERVING IMMIGRANTS AND THEIR FAMILIES SINCE 1973

Laura D. Vilim

Associate Attorney

Laura D. Vilim

Associate Attorney

Education

Laura Vilim graduated from the University of Notre Dame with a B.A. magna cum laude in Political Science. She obtained her J.D. cum laude from the Georgetown University Law Center with a Certificate in Refugee and Humanitarian Emergencies.



Volunteer and Other Experience

Laura served as a judicial law clerk through the U.S. Attorney General Honors Program at the Chicago Immigration Court, Executive Office for Immigration Review, Department of Justice. In law school, Laura participated in Georgetown’s Asylum Law Clinic, which provides legal representation to asylum seekers in the Washington D.C. area. She also served as a research assistant for the Clinic. She held internships at the Headquarters Immigration Court in Falls Church, Virginia, and at the Documentation Center of Cambodia in Phnom Penh, Cambodia. Prior to law school, Laura worked at Amnesty International.


Honors and Activities

In law school, Laura served as a staff member and note editor of the Georgetown Immigration Law Journal. She also volunteered with the Refugee Assistance Project, which assists recently resettled refugees.


Bar Admissions

Illinois


Languages Spoken

Spanish


Professional Memberships

Chicago Bar Association, Immigration Subcommittee; American Immigration Lawyers Association



CONTACT INFO

Law Office of Robert D. Ahlgren and Associates, P.C.
33 North LaSalle, Suite 1800
Chicago, Illinois, IL 60602
United States

Phone: (312) 782-1804
Fax: (312) 782-7023