Grace focuses her practice in the areas of employment law, business torts, products liability, and legal and medical malpractice. She has experience helping clients navigate insurance claims, contract disputes, visa applications, noncompete agreements, misappropriation of trade secrets, and regulatory compliance.
Grace earned her J.D. from the University of Virginia School of Law in Charlottesville, Virginia. During her time at UVA, Grace served as captain of her Section’s softball team, provided mentorship to undergraduate students interested in pursuing a legal education and career, and was elected by her peers as the Vice President of Community Engagement of the Virginia Law Democrats. She also served as a member of the Latin American Law Organization and the Lambda Law Alliance.
While in law school, Grace pursued many opportunities to gain practical legal experience, including serving as a research assistant on a project for redrafting sexual assault statutes, working as a law clerk at a firm in Richmond, Virginia, and engaging in extensive pro bono work with individuals seeking asylum in the United States who were detained by Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE). In addition to providing individuals with information about their options for obtaining asylum, Grace served as an English-Spanish interpreter between attorneys and clients.
Grace received her undergraduate degree, summa cum laude, in International Relations and Spanish from Lake Forest College in Illinois, where she played on the varsity soccer and cross-country teams. She also served on the Academic Honesty Judicial Board and Conduct Board and helped revise the College’s policies and procedures for handling instances of misconduct.
In her free time, Grace enjoys hiking, spending time with her dog, keeping up with current events, and playing and watching sports.
University of Virginia School of Law, J.D.
Virginia Law Democrats, Vice President of Community Engagement
Lambda Law Alliance
Lake Forest College, B.A., summa cum laude, International Relations and Spanish
Phi Beta Kappa
Minnesota State Bar Association
Minnesota Women Lawyers
Minnesota Lavender Bar Association
Federal Bar Association
U.S. District Court, District of Minnesota