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Shawn D. Meade

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Top Rated Immigration Attorney in Denver, CO

MyRights Immigration Law Firm
8205 E. Colfax Avenue
Denver, CO 80220
Phone: 303-495-5121
Selected to Super Lawyers: 2022
Selected to Rising Stars: 2017 - 2021
Licensed in Colorado Since: 2008
Practice Areas: Immigration: Consumer, Criminal Defense
Languages Spoken: English, Spanish
Attorney Profile

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
  • 90%Immigration: Consumer
  • 10%Criminal Defense
Focus Areas

Criminal Law, Traffic Violations


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

About Shawn D. Meade

First Admitted: 2008, Colorado

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Educational Background

  • Madrid Chamber of Commerce, Diploma in Legal and Business Spanish
  • University of Colorado, A.S., Major: Applied Mathematics
  • Brigham Young University, B.A., Major: Latin American Studies
  • University of Denver, Juris Doctor, 2008


  • The National Trial Lawyers, Top 100 Trial Lawyers

Bar/Professional Activity

  • American Immigration Lawyers Association
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, 10th Circuit
  • U.S. District Court District of Colorado
  • Colorado Supreme Court
  • 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
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Office Location for Shawn D. Meade

8205 E. Colfax Avenue
Denver, CO 80220

Phone: 303-495-5121

Last Updated: 5/15/2022

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