Lynn is a Staff Attorney in the Dallas office of Berry Appleman & Leiden LLP, working on U.S. employment-based immigration matters. She has experience in immigrant and nonimmigrant matters including: TN, H, and L visas, PERM-based and EB-1 multinational manager immigrant visa petitions, and adjustment of status applications.
Prior to joining BAL, Lynn worked as an attorney at a full-service law firm in Chicago, Illinois, where she handled cases in the practice areas of immigration, civil litigation, family law, real estate, and contracts. Additionally, Lynn is an officer on the foundation board of the South Asian Bar Association of Chicago and a volunteer attorney at the SABA Chicago “Cyriak Kappil” Indo‐American Center pro bono legal clinic affiliated with Chicago Volunteer Legal Services, where Lynn contributes to efforts to provide equal access to justice to underprivileged people
While attending law school, Lynn externed at the Cook County Public Defender’s Office; served in the ABA mentor-mentee program, Mock Trial Board, Amnesty International and American Civil Liberties Union; and competed in Client Counseling, Moot Court, and Mock Trial. Lynn continues to remain dedicated to pro bono work. Her personal interests include spending free time with her family, working out, learning about nutrition, health, and wellness with her personal trainer, traveling for hiking trips or for fun when she has some free time, and spending lots of quality time with her two precious cats, Oliver and Zelda. Lynn speaks Hindi and Urdu.
Education & Admissions
Western Michigan University Thomas M. Cooley Law School, J.D., Litigation concentration
University of Wyoming, B.S., Zoology and Physiology
Admitted to: State Bar of Illinois
Supreme Court of Illinois
U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois
American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA)
Award for Outstanding Work with CVLS' AILA Clinic, 2021
Super Lawyers Illinois Rising Star, 2019
Award for Outstanding Work with CVLS' AILA Clinic, 2014
2018 - Speaker at Chicago Association of Realtors CLE Conference on the Topic of Immigration and Foreign Investors
2018 - Speaker at ISBA CLE Conference on the topic of Taxi Medallion Litigation Defense
2018 - Speaker at SABA Chicago CLE Conference on the topic of Taxi Medallion Litigation Defense