Labor and employment lawyer Thalia Pacheco received her B.A. from Northern Illinois University (DeKalb, Illinois) in 2014 and received her J.D. from DePaul University College of Law (Chicago) in 2018. At DePaul, Thalia was the Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of Women, Gender & Law.
While attending law school, Thalia focused her studies in labor and employment law and interned at C-K Law Group: The Law Offices of Chicago-Kent in its Plaintiff’s Employment Law Clinic and Chicago Public Schools in its Labor and Employee Discipline Department. Thalia clerked at a number of Chicago employment law firms in the area, including Siegel and Dolan, The Case Law Firm, and Franczek. Thalia is a member of the Hispanic Lawyers Association of Illinois and the American Bar Association.
Thalia is fluent in Spanish. She is passionate about helping to diversify the legal profession and enjoys mentoring others. In her spare time, Thalia enjoys spending time with her dog Jolene, attending comedy shows, and exploring new restaurants.