Margaret Born

Margaret Born

Michigan State University

Dublin City University (DCU)


Maggie works in Massachusetts with attorney Shannon Liss-Riordan. Prior to that, she was the supervising paralegal at Mills & Born, LLP, an immigration law firm in Boston.

A 2018 Mitchell Scholar, Maggie studied International Security and Conflict Studies at DCU.

She was born to American aid workers in South Africa, grew up in Mozambique, and moved to Wyoming for secondary school.  Interested in issues of diversity and inclusion, Maggie founded a student-led organization focused on combating Islamophobia.  Off campus, she volunteered with young children and refugees.  She also served as a Legislative intern for a Michigan state representative focusing on women’s rights.  Maggie obtained her undergraduate degree at Michigan State University.