Experienced Immigration Lawyer in Evanston
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Attorney Alen Takhsh established Takhsh Law, P.C. on the principle of providing compassionate legal counsel for those facing both straightforward and complex Immigration issues. His practice is devoted to understanding his clients' aspirations, and he is fully committed to seeing that their dreams of legally living, studying, and working in the U.S. are realized.

Alen has represented immigrants and prospective citizens before the Executive Office for Immigration Review (EOIR), U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS), and throughout Consular Processing in a variety of cases, including:

If you need legal help with any of the above and much more, please  do not hesitate to contact Takhsh Law, P.C. to schedule your consultation with our seasoned attorney Alen Takhsh!


As someone whose family immigrated to the U.S. nearly three decades ago, Alen has a uniquely intimate knowledge of the U.S. Immigration process. He is keenly aware of the human element in every case, never losing sight of what is at stake. In addition to serving individuals, his work with small and mid-sized corporations and startups in various job sectors has afforded him the ability to analyze cases from multiple angles, especially those involving Immigration for business and investment purposes.


After immigrating to the U.S. from Iran (by way of Germany) with his family, Alen pursued higher education degrees, receiving his Bachelor of Arts in Economics from The University of Chicago and his Juris Doctor from The John Marshall Law School.

Honors and Accolades:

  • Honorable Samuel Der-Yeghiayan of the Northern District of Illinois - Federal Judicial Extern
  • Jessup International Law Moot Court Competition (world’s largest moot court) - Semifinalist & Third Best Oralist
  • Willem C. Vis International Commercial Arbitration Moot in Vienna, Austria (177 universities; 51 countries) - Honorable Mention for Respondent’s Memorandum
  • Journal of Computer and Information Law (JCIL) - Candidacy Editor
  • Middle Eastern Law Student Association (MELSA) - Vice President

Alen serves on the boards of Heartland Alliance International and the National Immigrant Justice Center, two not-for-profit organizations under Heartland Alliance dedicated to providing housing, healthcare, jobs, justice and immigration services to those in need. Alen is also a volunteer attorney with the JMLS International Human Rights Clinic and the Moran Center for Youth Advocacy in Chicago and Evanston, respectively. He sits on the John Marshall Law School Alumni Board and has served on the NexGen Board of the Public Affairs Alliance of Iranian Americans since October 2009, serving as its Co-Chair from 2012 to 2015.

Alen enjoys spending time with his family and two dogs, Misiu and Piper, as well as marathons, triathlons and fishing.

If you would like to schedule a consultation, contact Takhsh Law, P.C. online today,
or call us at (312) 561-3735. Attorney Takhsh speaks Assyrian, Farsi, German, and English.

Don't Take Our Word For It

Hear Directly from Former Clients
  • “Alen is a very professional lawyer!”

    Vlad O.

  • “I am honored to recommend Alen for his tenacious nature and compassionate heart.”


  • “He devoted his time and energy to the case with a personal touch I had previously not experienced.”


  • “Alen Takhsh, ensured that I look no further for a better lawyer!”


  • “I am very happy that I chose him as my attorney and highly recommend him to anyone who seeks assistance.”


  • “We have known Alen for over a year now and can honestly say that we are more than pleased with our legal representation.”


  • “I'd trust him with the most complex immigration matter.”


  • “Mr. Takhsh is very professional and trustworthy, from the time I walked into his office I felt comfortable and confident.”


  • “I have no hesitation whatsoever referring clients to him and know that they will be taken care of with professionalism and care.”


  • “Alen knows what he does and learns what he must, representing his clients like a master craftsman.”


  • “He is a very compassionate, hardworking, personable, organized and detail oriented person.”

    Kishi K.

  • “You also want somebody who is professional and who can handle your case flawlessly. That is what Alen does!”


  • “Very professional, took over the case and delivered what he promised. I am very satisfied!”


  • “He is always willing to help, he has helped us with everything, every step of the way.”


  • “He was always easy to reach and kept an open line of communication...”


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Awards &

  • 2018 top 40 Lawyers Under 40 ASLA
  • 2017 Member of the American Immigration Lawyers Association
  • Avvo Clients Choice Award 2016
  • Avvo Rated 10.0 Top Attorney
  • Rated by Super lawyers