Chelsea is owner and Principal Attorney at Hemgude Zuzindlak PLLC. Prior to founding her own law firm, Chelsea worked as a Staff Attorney in the Business Immigration Practice Group at Honigman Miller Schwartz and Cohn LLP. She started her career as a U.S. Department of Justice recruit through the agency’s Attorney General’s Honors Program, serving as the sole Attorney Advisor to four immigration judges at the Detroit Immigration Court. She obtained her J.D. cum laude from Wayne State University Law School in Detroit, Michigan, where she also earned Bachelor of Arts degrees in Anthropology and Asian Studies. During law school, Chelsea served as a Student Attorney at the Wayne Law Asylum and Immigration Law Clinic and interned at the Detroit Immigration Court.
Chelsea has volunteered her legal services at various citizenship clinics across Michigan, and presently coordinates with non-profit organizations to render low-bono legal services to victims of domestic violence.