Asylum|Employment-based Immigrant Visas|Family Immigration|Federal Litigation|Non-Immigrant Visas (Work-Authorized)
Awards & Recognitions
Crain’s Chicago Business, Notable LGBTQ Executives, 2020
Best LGBT Attorneys Under 40
Memberships & Associations
AILA, Elected Director & Former Chicago Chapter Chair
Illinois & New York Bars
Pro-bono & Community Service
National Immigrant Justice Center (NIJC)
AILA, LGBT Working Group, Former Chair
Loyola University Chicago, Phi Beta Kappa
University of Illinois College of Law
MICHAEL R. JARECKI is the principal of Jarecki Law Group, LLC in Chicago, a full-service U.S. immigration firm that provides customized representation for businesses, individuals and families. His practice includes all areas of immigration law, including representation before immigration agencies and courts, handling appeals from agency and court decisions, and litigating immigration issues in the U.S. federal courts.
Michael volunteers or has served in various leadership capacities for the American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA), including as an elected director of AILA’s Board of Governors and former Chair of both the AILA Chicago Chapter and the AILA National LGBT Working Group. He has been recognized by SuperLawyers for Immigration since 2012 and was honored as one of the Best LGBT Attorneys Under 40, Class of 2012, by the National LGBT Bar Association, an affiliate of the American Bar Association.
Michael is a frequent speaker on immigration law matters to peers, community groups and the media.