Meghan Kennedy Riordan

Meghan Kennedy Riordan: Attorney with Kitch Drutchas Wagner Valitutti & Sherbrook

Biography

Meghan Kennedy Riordan heads the firm’s Immigration Law Practice Group. Ms. Kennedy Riordan has over 25 years of experience in all aspects of immigration law. She has extensive experience in both employment-based (e.g. L1 [including blanket petitions], H1-Bs, TNs, E2 [including blanket petitions], J-1s, O and P visas; to name a few) and family related immigration law, issues of inadmissibility and removability, and naturalization/citizenship, as well as inbound/outbound corporate migration, immigration-related audits and I-9 compliance training; and, assisting corporations with Department of Labor/Department of Homeland Security audits. Ms. Kennedy Riordan has authored several published articles related to her area of practice, and frequently lectures on the topics of immigration and nationality law.

Ms. Kennedy Riordan’s accomplishments have led to her being selected as a Michigan Super Lawyer. Only five percent of the attorneys in the state are named Super Lawyers. Also, Mr. Kennedy Riordan was selected by DBusiness Magazine as a Top Lawyer in Michigan in the field of immigration law.

Ms. Kennedy Riordan received her J.D. from the University of Detroit Mercy School of Law, where she was on the Moot Court Board of Directors and served as the Moot Court Director of Competitions. She received her Bachelor of Arts with honors from Canisius College in Buffalo, New York. Ms. Kennedy Riordan is licensed to practice law in Michigan as well as the U.S. District Court Eastern District of Michigan and the Supreme Court of the United States. She is also a Foreign Legal Consultant licensed by the Law Society of Upper Canada to provide services in Ontario.

Insights & News

January, 2019 - Legal Updates, Recent Highlights
New H-1B Rule From U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services
October, 2018 - Recent Highlights, Special Publications
Policy Update: The United States - Mexico - Canada Agreement and How It Affects Immigration
November, 2017 - Recent Highlights
12 Kitch Attorneys Honored as Business Top Lawyers

American Immigration Lawyers Association; State Bar of Michigan; Law Society of Upper Canada; Federal Bar Association; Women Lawyers Association of Michigan; The Incorporated Society of Irish American Lawyers (I.S.I.A.L.).

Areas of Practice (1)

  • Immigration Law

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
(313) 965-7461  Phone
(313) 965-7403  Fax
www.kitch.com
University Attended:
Canisus College, B.A., with honors, 1987; University of Detroit Mercy School of Law, J.D., 1990
Year of First Admission:
1990
Admission:
U.S. District Court Eastern District of Michigan; 1990, Michigan
Memberships:

Professional Memberships

• American Immigration Lawyers Association

• State Bar of Michigan

• Law Society of Upper Canada

• Federal Bar Association

• Women Lawyers Association of Michigan

• The Incorporated Society of Irish American Lawyers (I.S.I.A.L.)

. The Catholic Lawyer's Association

Membership & Affiliations

• American Immigration Lawyers Association

• State Bar of Michigan

• Law Society of Upper Canada

• Federal Bar Association

• Women Lawyers Association of Michigan

• The Incorporated Society of Irish American Lawyers (I.S.I.A.L.)

. The Catholic Lawyer's Association

ISLN:
924570260

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