Ms. Gasparian earned her law degree in 2002 from Loyola University New Orleans where she earned the Joseph V. Bologna Prize for 1998-1999 as well as outstanding achievement awards in the Administration of Criminal Justice I and Property Law. While attending Loyola University’s evening program, Ms. Gasparian began her career in immigration by working in the Loyola University Department of International Student Affairs. Upon completion of her degree, she served in the Attorney General’s Honors Program as a Judicial Law Clerk for the Executive Office of Immigration Review. She has authored and co-authored several articles on various aspects of immigration law. She is a member of the American Immigration Lawyers Association and has served as the AILA Mid-South treasurer. She is currently the AILA Mid-South Vice Chair and is liaison to the New Orleans Executive Office of Immigration Review.