Margaret B. Vu

Associate

Margaret Vu’s practice encompasses areas of white collar criminal defense and complex civil litigation.

During law school, Margaret first gained exposure to criminal law, investigating claims of wrongful conviction at the Rocky Mountain Innocence Center and assisting in death penalty cases at the Arizona Federal Public Defender’s Office, Capital Habeas Unit. Following graduation, she served a two-year judicial clerkship for the Honorable Ted Stewart at the United States District Court for the District of Utah.  There, she was immersed in all matters of litigation.

Margaret believes attorneys have an important duty to their community.  As a law student, she helped victims of human trafficking apply for U visas and T visas. She aided refugees in preparing for the naturalization exam. She also volunteered at various pro bono clinics, including the Immigration Clinic, Family Law Clinic, and Street Law Clinic. Margaret is passionate in her role as an advocate, both for the client and the community.

Education

  • J.D., University of Utah, S.J. Quinney College of Law, 2014
  • B.A., University of Utah, 2008

Bar & Court Admissions

  • Utah State Bar
  • Illinois State Bar
  • U.S. District Court for the District of Utah
  • Utah Bar Association
  • Federal Bar Association
  • Utah Minority Bar Association
  • Anderson American Inn of Court

Margaret enjoys the great outdoors and spending time with her family and friends.