McEntee Law Group
Immigration Law Practice
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Fiona McEntee, Managing Attorney | McEntee Law

Fiona McEntee is Founding & Managing Partner of McEntee Law Group, a Chicago-based, nationally-focused immigration law firm. Fiona, a proud Irish immigrant & U.S. citizen, has 10+ years experience in immigration law. Learn about her qualifications, passion for immigration advocacy & how she can help!


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About Fiona McEntee:

Ms. Fiona McEntee is the Founding & Managing Attorney of McEntee Law Group.

Fiona first moved to Chicago from Dublin, Ireland, back in 2002, as an international exchange student at DePaul University's College of Law. Having fallen in love with Chicago, she returned to study at Chicago-Kent College of Law, where she received her Juris Doctor in 2007. Little did she know that only a few years later, she would be on the front lines of advocacy as a leading U.S. immigration attorney for immigrants' rights.  

Fiona is an award-winning immigration attorney who has been practicing immigration law exclusively for over 11 years & is deeply committed to her clients.

You may recognize Fiona from MSNBC, BBC, & RTE, where she provides her expertise on immigration law. Fiona has also been quoted in major media throughout the United States and globally including the Chicago Tribune, LA Times, Politico, Chicago Sun-Times, Inc Magazine, Huck Magazine, the Irish American News, the Irish Times, the Irish Independent, the Irish Echo, the Irish Daily Star.

Fiona has been nationally recognized for her expertise in immigration law including being selected to the 2018 IL Super Lawyers List for immigration & the 2018 Chicago's Notable Women's Lawyers List.

Fiona originally hails from Dublin, Ireland, and as an immigrant to the U.S. herself, she is in a unique position to provide sensitive, compassionate and comprehensive advice to all her clients.

Awards:

  • IL Super Lawyers List, Immigration, 2018

  • Chicago's Notable Women's Lawyers, 2018

  • Elmer Gertz Award, Human Rights, IL State Bar Association, 2018

  • Pro Bono Service Award, Chicago-Kent College of Law, Airport Attorneys re: Travel Ban, 2017

  • IL Super Lawyers List, Rising Star, Immigration, 2017

  • Irish Voice, Irish Legal 100, 2015

  • Irish Echo, 40 Under 40, 2015


Education:

  • Chicago-Kent, College of Law: Juris Doctor 2007

  • University College Dublin: Honours Bachelor of Civil Law (International) 2005

  • DePaul College of Law: Exchange Program 2002 - 2003


Membership:

  • National Media Committee & Member, American Immigration Lawyers Association

  • Immigration Committee Chair & Member, Women’s Bar Association of IL

  • Member, IL State Bar Association

  • Member, DRI Bar Association