Joel Anderson is an associate attorney at Wilson Law Group. He practices immigration law focusing primarily on preparation of applications for benefits such as permanent residency and naturalization. After graduating from law school, Joel immediately opened an immigration law practice with his brother and began serving clients. Joel also has experience providing legal services without cost through pro bono organizations such as the Advocates for Human Rights and the Immigrant Law Center of Minnesota.

During law school Joel fell in love with immigration law while representing low-income clients through the William Mitchell Immigration Clinic. Prior to law school he worked as a class action clerk at an employment law firm in Minneapolis helping to represent workers in actions against companies for wage and labor law violations.


Bar Admissions: 
  • U.S. District Court, District of Minnesota
  • Minnesota State Bar
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Memberships & Professional Development: 
  • American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA)
  • Wheaton College (IL), Bachelor of Arts, 2007
  • William Mitchell College of Law, Juris Doctorate, 2011