Umme K. Arif

Location: St. Louis, Missiouri
Phone:  314-621-7700 (main office)
Fax: 314-621-1088




Umme Kulsoom Arif is an associate in the firm’s St. Louis office. She vigorously defends transportation companies in both federal and state courts. Before joining the firm, Umme Kulsoom served as an Immigration Attorney in St. Louis, Missouri, where she worked with clients both inside and outside the United States.


Umme Kulsoom earned her bachelor’s degree in Justice Systems from Truman State University and her J.D. from Penn State Law in University Park. While in law school, she was a member of the Society of American Law Teachers Student Advisory Counsel and was honored with the Penn State Law Pro Bono Service Award.

Bar Admissions:

  • Missouri
  • S. District Court Western District of Missouri
  • S. District Court Eastern District of Missouri


  • The Pennsylvania State University School of Law, University Park, Missouri
    • Juris Doctorate
    • Penn State Family Law Clinic
    • Society of American Law Teachers Student Advisory Counsel
    • Penn State Pro Bono Publico Service Award 2019

  • Truman State University, Kirksville, Missouri
    • S., Bachelor of Science
    • Major: Justice Systems

Professional Associations and Memberships:

  • American Immigration Lawyers Association