Lucy S. Egberg is a Senior Attorney at Contreras Edin & Associates, P.A.. Ms. Egberg represents individuals in a variety of immigration matters including asylum, U visas, VAWA Petitions, removal proceedings, family-based petitions, adjustment of status, and consular processing. Ms. Egberg represents individuals before the Board of Immigration Appeals, U.S. Citizenship & Immigration Service, U.S. consulates abroad, and the Executive Office of Immigration Review. She also has experience representing clients in criminal court.
Prior to joining Contreras Edin & Associates, P.A., Ms. Egberg worked as an immigration attorney at a law office in Minneapolis. Before this, Ms. Egberg worked as a law clerk and certified student attorney at the Ramsey County Public Defender's Office. She represented clients on record before the court during first appearance and arraignments, and negotiated plea deals for misdemeanors and bail conditions in felony court. Ms. Egberg was also a legal intern at the Southern Minnesota Regional Legal Services.
Ms. Egberg lives with her husband and two young children, August (5) and Rosemary (8). Throughout her life, Ms. Egberg has spent a substantial amount of time in Bolivia, studying, volunteering, and visiting family. Ms. Egberg is licensed to practice law in the State of Minnesota, and is a member of the American Immigration Lawyers Association. She is fluent in Spanish.
Minnesota State Bar, 2009
U.S. District Court, District of Minnesota, 2011
Juris Doctor William Mitchell College of Law
Bachelor's of Arts University of Minnesota
Publications & Speaking Events
Co-presenter at the 2015 Chicano Latina Mother Daughter Conference, Minnesota State University, Mankato
Co-presenter at the 2014 Chicana Latina Mother Daughter Conference, Minnesota State University, Mankato
Co-presenter at 2014 Bloomington Police Department-Parent Academy