Boston University School of Law

Julie A. Dahlstrom

Lecturer in Law
Managing Attorney, Lutheran Social Services of New England

B.A., cum laude, Boston College
J.D., cum laude, Boston College School of Law


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Julie Dahlstrom is the managing attorney of the Immigration Legal Assistance Program of Lutheran Social Services of New England (LSS). She has represented numerous clients with applications for T-visas as trafficking survivors, and U-visas as survivors of violent crime, asylum and relief under the Violence Against Women Act. At LSS, she also manages the LSS Human Trafficking Legal Assistance Center, which provides case management and legal services to non-citizen survivors of sex and labor trafficking statewide. Ms. Dahlstrom is the chair of the U/T-visa working group at Massachusetts Law Reform Institute, and a lecturer at Boston University Law School, where she oversees the new Human Trafficking Clinic. She is a member of the Governor's Human Trafficking Task Force and the co-chair of the Victim Services Subcommittee. Ms. Dahlstrom received her Juris Doctor from Boston College Law School and Bachelor of Arts from Boston College.

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