Our Team

Michael Agruss

Managing Partner

We see you as a person, not just a client—and that makes us better at what we do. We listen. We learn your story. And, as we help you, we go above and beyond in a way most law firms never could and never would. Because we’re not just lawyers. And you’re not just a client. W......

Taylor L. Kosla

Partner

Taylor Kosla is a Partner at Agruss Law Firm, LLC where she focuses her practice primarily in the areas of medical malpractice, personal injury, and consumer rights. There was never a doubt in Taylor’s mind that she wanted a career in the legal field. Law is the perfect place for Taylo......

James Parr

Partner

Jim is originally from Michigan, then lived in Milwaukee, Wisconsin for most of his early life, and has now lived in Chicago since 2012. He earned his bachelor’s degree at Concordia University Wisconsin and then his law degree here in Chicago at The John Marshall Law School. Before bec......

Simerdeep Kaur

Attorney

Simer started at Agruss Law Firm, LLC in 2020, working part time while finishing law school and studying for the Illinois Bar. Simer is originally from California and she ventured to the Midwest to pursue a legal career. Simer received her undergraduate degree from University of Califo......

Jackie Laino

Senior Paralegal

Jackie has been a member at Agruss Law Firm, LLC since 2015. Before joining the Agruss team, Jackie knew she was passionate about law. She decided to move from her small town to the Windy City to pursue a degree in Paralegal Studies at Roosevelt University. After graduating from Roosevelt Un......

Erin Nutt

Intake Specialist

Erin started at Agruss Law Firm in 2018 working part time while finishing her degree in Educational Studies. After completing her degree, she realized how much she loved what she had been doing, so she joined the team full time. Erin likes interacting with potential clients that contact the of......

Rachael Mitchell

Intake Specialist

Rachael’s diverse professional background ranges from positions in the medical field to education to recruiting. She found a home at ALF in late 2020. Like her professional background, Rachael’s personal passions are many and quite diverse and include playing Alto Saxophone, playin......

Veronica Garklavs

Legal Assistant

Veronica became a member of the Agruss Law Firm team in early 2021 while pursuing her degree in Paralegal Studies at Roosevelt University. Prior to joining ALF as a legal assistant, she spent a year working in a personal injury firm dealing mainly with auto accidents where her passion for law ......

Ashley Mitchell

Intake Specialist

Ashley joined the Agruss Law Firm team in 2021 while working to obtain a bachelor’s degree at Purdue University in Legal Studies with a focal point on Paralegal Studies. Ashley developed a passion for the legal field after making connections with local attorneys and paralegals. Their ded......

Qui Ngoc

Legal Assistant

Qui Ngoc was born in Da Nang City in Vietnam.  He went to college and graduated with a degree in Computer Science.  After college, Qui Ngoc worked for a computer company in the United States until September 2011 when the company closed.  He went on to work at another computer co......

Jennifer Vu

Law Clerk

Jennifer has been a member at Agruss Law Firm, LLC since May 2021. Jennifer is originally from Chicago, but moved to Wisconsin to attend the University of Wisconsin-Madison. There, she earned a degree in Philosophy and went on to gain experience at various law firms before joining Agruss Law F......

Shireen Hormozdi Bowman

Of Counsel

Shireen Hormozdi began her career in Atlanta as an attorney with a national consumer law firm. During her first year in practice, she tried a case in federal court before Hon. Beverly B. Martin in the Northern District of G......

Maria Rodriguez

Legal Assistant

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