Kivu Immigration Law PLLC is a social enterprise that provides affordable, convenient, and high-quality legal representation. It was established in 2020 and is located in Worthington, Minnesota. It is the only law firm in southwest Minnesota that practices exclusively immigration law.

Kivu Law’s owner Erin Schutte Wadzinski was selected as a 2020-2021 Initiators Fellow. This two-year program supports budding social entrepreneurs in Greater Minnesota. Initiators Fellows are selected for their potential to have an outsized positive impact through their community and through the social impact of their business idea.

Erin Schutte Wadzinski grew up in Worthington, Minnesota and moved to the East Coast when she was 18 to attend college at Yale. She returned to her hometown after law school to begin her career in immigration law. She is passionate about serving immigrants in her hometown and the surrounding area and is active in the Worthington community.

There are now 12 members of the Kivu Law team, and you can read all about them here. Several of our team members speak both English and Spanish. For immigration questions or to request an appointment at Kivu Law, feel free to give Alba a call at 507-295-4858 or email at