Amalia Wille graduated from the University of California, Berkeley School of Law (Boalt Hall), Order of the Coif, and earned her Bachelor of Arts degree, magna cum laude, from Georgetown University.
Ms. Wille joined Van Der Hout, Brigagliano & Nightingale, LLP as the firm’s Deportation Defense Fellow in 2013. Prior to attending law school, she was an immigration paralegal at the firm for two years, where she assisted in complex immigration matters and worked closely with clients and their families. Her current practice focuses on complex motions to reopen and appeals, removal proceedings and detention, family-based immigration, waivers, asylum, naturalization, and consular processing.
As a law student, Ms. Wille interned at the ACLU Immigrants' Rights Project, the Immigrant Legal Resource Center, the East Bay Community Law Center, and the San Francisco Immigration Court. She is fluent in Spanish.