Lora Al-Hammond has a strong background in administrative support and customer service. Lora brings a dynamic presence to our firm. Her work experience has shaped her solid work ethic and attentive attitude, making her a valuable asset to our clients.
Prior to joining The Wilson Law Firm, Lora served as a Legal Administrative Specialist for the Department of Justice's Executive Office for Immigration Review. In this role, she provided essential assistance to three immigration judges, managing case and calendar information, preparing reports, and handling data entry. Lora also gained valuable experience processing legal documents, such as motions and petitions. Before her time with the Department of Justice, she served as an Instructional Assistant for Fairfax County Public Schools, supporting teachers and professional staff with curricular and clerical tasks.
In 2022, Lora earned her paralegal certificate from George Mason University and The Center for Legal Studies (by BARBRI). Through her comprehensive paralegal studies, she developed the skills necessary to support trial attorneys, conduct witness interviews, research complex legal matters, and assist in case preparation for courtroom litigation. Lora's dedication and fundraising efforts during her internship with the Borgen Project, a U.S.-based advocacy group focused on poverty and food insecurity, earned her the honored Chief Closer Award in 2020.
Lora holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Government and International Politics from George Mason University, with a concentration in Law, Philosophy, and Governance. Together with her work experience, her intensive studies in political analysis, public service, law, campaigns, and research have equipped her with the knowledge and expertise to handle complex case preparations at The Wilson Law Firm.
At The Wilson Law Firm, Lora's goal is to assist individuals facing hardships with empathy, compassion, and kindness. Her dedication to providing exceptional support and her commitment to helping others make her an invaluable member of our team.
We are delighted to have Lora Al-Hammond on board, and we look forward to the positive impact she will make in serving our clients' needs.