Gabrielle Olivieri Sliwka is currently a law clerk at Gustafson Gluek PLLC. She is a graduate of the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro (B.A. 2007) and the University of Minnesota Law School (J.D. 2018).
While in law school, Gabrielle was a certified student attorney as well as student director at the Bankruptcy Clinic, assisting low-income clients in filing for Chapter 7. Mrs. Sliwka also was a student director at the International Moot Court, served as vice-president on the board of the Latino Law Student Association, treasurer at Law Council, and was a representative at the Diversity Committee.
Gabrielle attended classes at Bocconi University in Milan, Italy, joining the European Union Competition Law Moot Court team. Additionally, Gabrielle participated in an asylum law research assignment in conjunction with the Center for New Americans and the ACLU, assisting detainees with providing the information necessary for filing motions to reopen their immigration cases, based on a change of country conditions.
Gabrielle is fluent in Portuguese and English and has basic language skills in Italian and Spanish.