Atefeh Namvaryshad

Atefeh is a first generation immigrant from Iran. She is fluent in Farsi and supports our lawyers with legal research, case management,and translations. She is also an active member of American Civil Liberty Union, where she supports immigrants and women right activities.

Atefeh Holds a bachelor degree in biochemistry from University of Illinois and Master of Science in Law from Northwestern University. During her master degree, Atefeh concentrated on intellectual property and Business law. Prior to law school, Atefeh worked as a research assistant in a biochemistry laboratory at University of Illinois, where she researched cancer- causing proteins.