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Kim Hunter Law Staff


Kim Hunter

Kim Hunter

Kim represents clients in front of U.S. Citizenship & Immigration Services, the immigration courts, and federal courts.

Kim is a member of the American Immigration Lawyers Association and the National Immigration Project, as well as an active volunteer with The Advocates for Human Rights. She is a frequent presenter on immigration panels at continuing legal education seminars. She has been recognized locally and nationally for her volunteer efforts to end family detention. She graduated from the University of Iowa law school and holds a B.A. from Buena Vista College in Storm Lake, Iowa.

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Lisa Temich

Lisa Temich is an Associate Attorney with Kim Hunter Law, P.L.L.C located in St. Paul, MN. She provides clients with a broad full-service family-based, naturalization and removal proceedings practice. Ms. Temich has handled complex matters involving misrepresentation, criminal history, and undocumented presence. She enjoys fighting to keep families together.

Ms. Temich has lectured on legal topics relating primarily to immigration and estate planning. She has been featured on Wisconsin Public Radio and is a member of American Immigration Lawyers Association.

Ms. Temich earned her J.D. from William Mitchell College of Law in St. Paul, MN; where she made the Dean’s List. She earned her B.S., magna cum laude, in business administration from University of Wisconsin Platteville. She is admitted to the Supreme Court of the State of Wisconsin, the U.S. District Court in Eastern Wisconsin, and the U.S. District Court in Western Wisconsin.

Jenni Peredia

Jenni Peredia

Jenni is fluent in English and Spanish.  She is originally from California and has lived in the Twin Cities for the last 15 years. Jenni graduated from Hamline University in 2016 with a double major in Legal Studies and Spanish.  She also obtained her paralegal certificate and Spanish proficiency certificate from Hamline. Last year Jenni spent the year volunteering for the Immigrant Law Center of Minnesota (ILCM) and received the 2016 ILCM volunteer of year award.

Kristen Elswerth

Kristen Eiswerth

Kristen is from Fort Collins, Colorado. She graduated from St. Olaf College with majors in Spanish and Political Science and a concentration in Environmental Studies. Prior to starting at Kim Hunter Law, she worked for a year as a paralegal at the Immigrant Law Center of Minnesota through the service program Lutheran Volunteer Corps. Kristen has studied in Argentina and Ecuador and speaks English and Spanish.

Wendy Lorenzo Sanchez

Wendy Lorenzo Sanchez

Wendy was born in Mexico and raised in Minneapolis, MN. She received her bachelor’s degree in Business and Political Science from Bethel University. As an immigrant herself, Wendy is passionate about supporting the immigrant community by being a resource to those who speak limited English. Wendy is fluent in English and Spanish.

Mai PaZong Yang

Mai PaZong Yang

Mai is from Saint Paul, Minnesota. She is currently studying at Hamline University and is majoring in Neuroscience.  She has been working for Kim since 2018 as a Country Researcher and a Paralegal Assistant. As her parents are refugees, she understands the importance of wanting to improve one's living conditions and family reunification.