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Jeanne Glader Kildow

Jeanne Glader Kildow

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About Me

Attorney with AV Rated Borene Law Firm, P. A. - Global Immigration Goup, is a native of Minnesotan, graduated Phi Beta Kappa from the University of California at Berkeley with a bachelors degree in Spanish Language and Literature. She received her law degree from the University of California-Hastings College of Law in San Francisco, where she was a George Moscone Scholar and served on staff of the Hastings Law Journal. Ms. Kildow is fluent in both Spanish and English.

Since 1991, Ms. Kildow has represented clients and advised employers, physicians, academia, health care facilities, and families on immigration-related matters. She has been with the Borene Law Firm continuously since 1995 with the exception of a couple of years at the world-renowned Mayo Clinic as Mayo Clinic's first in-house Immigration Attorney and Director of its International Personnel Office. While at the Mayo Clinic, she advised clinical and research staff and allied health personnel on immigration-related legal matters. Prior to joining the Borene Law Firm, Ms. Kildow was an attorney with the law firm of Maun & Simon in St. Paul, Minnesota. In addition to immigration law, Ms. Kildow has a background in business law, litigation, employment law and health care law. Prior to law school, she was a paraprofessional in the medical field, and she maintains a life-long interest in healthcare-related matters.

Ms. Kildow is a 20-year member the American Immigration Lawyers Association and she is a past Chair of the Immigration Law Section of the Minnesota State Bar Association. She assists individuals, employers, and families located throughout the U.S. and around the world with U.S. and global (outbound) immigration matters.


Languages Spoken: English, Spanish

Practice Areas

Licensed since 1992

  1. Immigration: 100%

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Contact Info

Borene Law Firm, P.A.

Global Immigraion Group
3950 IDS Center
Minneapolis, MN, 55402


MNAuthorized to practice199206/29/2015

Professional Misconduct

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Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
National Honor SocietyPhi Beta Kappa1985

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
AttorneyBorene Law Firm, P. A. - Global Immigratiom Group2000 - Present
Director, International Personnel OfficeMayo Clinic1998 - 2000
AttorneyBorene Law Firm, P. A. - Global Immigration Group1995 - 1998
Volunteer AttorneyMinnesota Advocates for Human Rights1991 - 1996
AttorneyMaun & Simon, PLC1991 - 1995
InterpreterLa Raza Centro Legal1987 - 1991

Association NamePosition NameDuration
Minnesota State Bar AssociationChair, Immigration Section2003 - 2004
Minnesota State Bar AssociationVice Chair, Immigration Section2002 - 2003
Minnesota State Bar AssociationTreasurer2001 - 2002
Minnesota State Bar AssociationSecretary2000 - 2001
American Immigration Lawyers AssociationMember1995 - Present
Minnesota State Bar AssociationMember1992 - Present

Publication NameTitleDate
Hastings Law JournalA Harvest of Shame: The Imposition of Independent Contractor Status on Migrant Farmworkers and Its Ramifications for Migrant Children1991

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of California, Hastings College of the LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1991
University of California - BerkeleySpanish Language and LiteratureBA - Bachelor of Arts1985

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Midwest ConferenceRepresenting the Best and Brightest: Strategies for International Physicians and Scholars2014
Immigration CLEMust-Know International Tax Traps for Immigration Attorneys and Their Clients2014
Midwest ConferenceAlternatives to Ls and Hs: Watch Your Ps and Qs, and Os and TNs and Es2010
Minnesota Dakotas Chapter CLEQ&A: Employment-based Nonimmigrant and Immigrant Visa Categories for Professionals2009