Monique K. Meadows received her Juris Doctor degree from Thomas M. Cooley Law School, graduating summa cum laude in September of 1992. She was admitted to the Michigan Bar in 1993, and thereafter the Federal U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan and the Sixth Circuit Federal Court of Appeals. Ms. Meadows’ legal career began as a Law Clerk for the Honorable Michael F. Cavanagh, Chief Justice of the Michigan Supreme Court (1992-1994). Following her clerkship, Ms. Meadows worked as an Associate at the Detroit law firm of Barris, Sott, Denn & Driker, P.L.L.C. where she concentrated on Immigration and Nationality Law, as well as Commercial Litigation. In 1999, Ms. Meadows left private practice to work as Corporate Counsel/Immigration for MSX International Inc., Warren, MI. At MSX, Ms. Meadows was responsible for managing the immigration matters for a multi-national company, including in-bound and out-bound employment based visas, legal compliance and corporate training. Ms. Meadows has handled all types of immigration matters with a wide variety of situations and circumstances. She has taught Immigration and Nationality Law at Thomas M. Cooley Law School (1998 – 2000), provides training seminars to businesses of all sizes and is a member of the American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA). Ms. Meadows’ practice is focused exclusively in the Federal Administrative area of Immigration and Nationality Law.