Kruti J. Patel
Kruti J. Patel is an associate attorney at Charles Wintersteen and Associates and practices exclusively in the area of U.S. Immigration and Nationality Law, with a particular focus on healthcare immigration.
Prior to joining Charles Wintersteen & Associates, Kruti founded a practice focusing on providing immigration services for small businesses, startups, and individuals under the umbrella of the Justice Entrepreneurs Project, the Chicago Bar Foundation’s non-for-profit incubator for innovative law practices.
Kruti earned her Juris Doctor from the Chicago-Kent College of Law in Chicago, IL with the highest honors in 2011, and holds a B.A. in Anthropology from Adelphi University in Garden City, N.Y.
Kruti is a member of the American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA) and serves as the chair of the local chapter’s Law Practice Management committee. She is also a member of the International Medical Graduates Taskforce, and the Chicago Bar Association. Kruti has a deep interest in community service and has volunteered with ENLACE/CALA, CVLS, Midwest Asian American Center, and the Chicago Legal Clinic.
She is admitted to practice law in Illinois, New York, and New Jersey and is fluent in Hindi and Gujarati.