Shawn D. Meade

Top rated Immigration attorney in Denver, Colorado

MyRights Immigration Law Firm
Shawn D. Meade
MyRights Immigration Law Firm

Practice Areas: Immigration, Criminal Defense; view more

Licensed in Colorado since: 2008

Education: University of Denver Sturm College of Law

Languages Spoken: English, Spanish

Selected to Super Lawyers: 2022 - 2023 Selected to Rising Stars: 2017 - 2021

MyRights Immigration Law Firm

8205 E. Colfax Avenue
Denver, CO 80220 Visit website


Shawn D. Meade is an attorney at My Rights Immigration Law Firm in Denver, Colorado, with a practice to criminal defense and immigration. Mr. Meade represents clients throughout the state of Colorado in criminal and immigration matters, including deportation defense, DUI defense, immigration holds, traffic violations and more.

After receiving a bachelor’s degree in Latin American studies from Brigham Young University, Mr. Meade earned his law degree from the University of Denver Sturm College of Law. He also holds a diploma in legal and business Spanish from the Madrid Chamber of Commerce. During law school, he acquired valuable legal experience by working with an immigration lawyer in Denver.

Admitted to practice in all Colorado state courts since 2008, Mr. Meade also appears before the Board of Immigration Appeals and the Administrative Appeals Office, defending the rights of immigrants. Mr. Meade is also licensed to appear before the U.S. District Court for the District of Colorado, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 10th Circuit and the Colorado Supreme Court. He also assists immigrants with procedures for obtaining benefits with the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services.

Outside of his law practice, Mr. Meade is active in several professional organizations, including the American Immigration Lawyers Association and the Colorado Bar Association. This dedication to the legal realm has led to his work being honored and recognized by many different outlets. He has been named one of the “Top 100 Trial Lawyers” by The National Trial Lawyers and, in 2016, was also named one of the “10 Best” in terms of client satisfaction by the American Institute of Criminal Law Attorneys.

Practice areas

Immigration: Consumer, Criminal Defense

Focus areas

Criminal Law, Traffic Violations

  • 90% Immigration: Consumer
  • 10% Criminal Defense

First Admitted: 2008, Colorado

Professional Webpage:

  • The National Trial Lawyers, Top 100 Trial Lawyers
Educational Background:
  • Brigham Young University, B.A., Major: Latin American Studies
  • University of Colorado, A.S., Major: Applied Mathematics
  • Madrid Chamber of Commerce, Diploma in Legal and Business Spanish
  • University of Denver, Juris Doctor, 2008
Bar/Professional Activity:
  • Colorado Supreme Court
  • U.S. District Court District of Colorado
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, 10th Circuit
  • American Immigration Lawyers Association
  • American Bar Association, 2018
Other Outstanding Achievements:
  • On March 7th, 2017 I received a published decision from the Tenth Circuit Court of Appeals overturning a negative Board of Immigration Appeals decision and holding Denver Municipal Code 38-40 is not categorically a crime involving moral turpitude.    Flores Molina v. Sessions No. 16-9516 (10th Cit. 2017). , 2017

Office location for Shawn D. Meade

8205 E. Colfax Avenue
Denver, CO 80220

Phone: 720-689-0468


2 Years Super Lawyers
5 Years Rising Stars
  • Super Lawyers: 2022 - 2023
  • Rising Stars: 2017 - 2021

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