Chioma Nwachukwu received her Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Michigan in 2004 where she majored in Biopsychology and Cognitive Science as well as History. She attended the University of Michigan Law School and graduated with her Juris Doctorate in 2008.
While attending the University of Michigan Law School, Ms. Nwachukwu was an active member of the Michigan Journal of Race & Law, serving as its Editor-In-Chief. She also served as a student attorney in the Child Advocacy Law Clinic and interned as a law clerk with a nonprofit law firm and advocacy organization in San Francisco, California.
Prior to joining Hewson & Van Hellemont, Ms. Nwachukwu worked as an associate attorney with an AM LAw 100 Firm in San Francisco, California. She also worked in the private sector as an operations and program manager for a home health and rehabilitation company.