Vedder Price

Ryan M. Helgeson

Associate

222 North LaSalle Street Chicago, Illinois 60601

+ (312) 609 7729

Ryan M. Helgeson

Associate

Ryan M. Helgeson is an Associate in the Chicago office of Vedder Price and a member of the firm’s Business Immigration practice group.

He counsels clients on all aspects of corporate immigration law, including E, H, L, O, P, R and TN visas, permanent residency and naturalization. Mr. Helgeson also has experience providing training and functional know-how to clients to better equip them to recognize and proceed with candidates who have immigration needs. Among other tasks, Mr. Helgeson also performs internal I-9 audits and has experience representing employers in their dealings with I.C.E. audits.

During law school, Mr. Helgeson served as a legal intern for the Illinois Guardianship and Advocacy Commission and as a student supervisor for the Domestic Violence Courthouse Pilot Project.

Ryan M. Helgeson

Associate

Education

  • DePaul University College of Law, J.D., 2010,

    cum laude

  • University of Wisconsin - Stevens Point, B.S., 1999

Ryan M. Helgeson

Associate

Bar Admissions

  • Illinois, 2010

Court Admissions

  • U.S. District Court, Northern District of Illinois, 2011
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Seventh Circuit, 2014

Affiliations

Member, American Lawyers Immigration Association

Member, Chicago Bar Association

Member, Illinois State Bar Association

Founder, Kane County Bar Association Immigration Law Committee

Ryan M. Helgeson

Associate