Kelsey Allen is an Associate Attorney at Contreras Edin & Associates, P.A. She is licensed to practice law in the State of Minnesota. Ms. Allen received her Juris Doctor in 2017 from the University of St. Thomas School of Law in Minneapolis, Minnesota and her Bachelor of Arts from the University of Wisconsin Stevens Point in 2013 for Spanish and Political Science.
Prior to joining Contreras Edin & Associates, P.A., Ms. Allen worked as a certified student attorney at St. Thomas’ Immigration Law Practice Group Clinic. She represented clients seeking asylum, Special Immigrant Juvenile Status and U visas. Ms. Allen worked at the Department of Homeland Security as a student attorney, where she gained experience in various aspects of removal proceedings, such as bond hearings and cancellation of removal.
Ms. Allen studied abroad in Oaxaca, Mexico, and enjoys learning about cultures. She was born in Wisconsin and enjoys visiting family and friends there. When she is not at work, Ms. Allen likes to travel, trying new restaurants and watching theater/comedy performances.
Minnesota State Bar
Juris Doctor University of St. Thomas School of Law
Bachelors of Arts University of Wisconsin Stevens Point