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Katie Meyer is an Associate Attorney at the Bleisch Law Firm, where she practices immigration law.  Her areas of experience include family-based immigration, refugee and asylum law, naturalization law, removal (deportation) defense, and legal protections for immigrant victims.  She has presented trainings on various aspects of immigration and refugee law and policy, and has served as an immigration expert on discussion panels and in media interviews.  She has taught Immigration Law and Policy, as an Adjunct Professor, at Washington University School of Law.  Until 2009, she was the Legal Director at Interfaith Legal Services for Immigrants (“ILSI”), where she managed the agency’s legal programs and served as a field supervisor for students in the Washington University clinical program.  She previously worked as Staff Attorney at Legal Services of Eastern Missouri, and interned in Senator Edward Kennedy’s Immigration Subcommittee’s Office.  She is a graduate of the Washington University School of Law, where she was presented with several awards for her dedication to public service and public interest law.  


 

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Practice areas

Licensed

  1. Immigration: 100%

Payment

Fees:

Hourly ($225/hour), Fixed (sometimes), Free consultation (30 minutes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

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Contact info

Bleisch Law Firm, P.C.

225 S. Meramec Avenue
Suite 325
Saint Louis, MO, 63105-3552

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
MOGood Standing, Active200301/08/2013
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Peter Ferrara Chapter ScholarshipAmerican Immigration Lawyers Association (MO-KS Chapter)2007
NAPIL Pro Bono & Public Interest AwardWashington University School of Law2003
Public Interest FellowshipGreensfelder, Hemker & Gale P.C.2002
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Associate AttorneyBLEISCH LAW FIRM2009 - Present
Adjunct Professor of LawWASHINGTON UNIVERSITY SCHOOL OF LAW2012 - 2013
Field Clinic SupervisorWASHINGTON UNIVERSITY CIVIL RIGHTS & COMMUNITY JUSTICE CLINIC2006 - 2008
Legal DirectorINTERFAITH LEGAL SERVICES FOR IMMIGRANTS2005 - 2009
Staff AttorneyLEGAL SERVICES OF EASTERN MISSOURI2003 - 2005
Associations
Association namePosition nameDuration
CATHOLIC LEGAL IMMIGRATION NETWORK (CLINIC)Conference Participant2004 - 2009
American Immigration Lawyers AssociationMember2002 - Present
Education
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Washington University School of LawLawJuris Doctorate2003
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Immigration Debate seminar course, Prof. Richard Middleton,Guest Lecture: "IMPLICATIONS OF IMMIGRATION STATUS"2009
America’s Immigration Debate course, Prof. Richard MiddletonGuest Lecture: “IMPLICATIONS OF IMMIGRATION STATUS”2009
Multidisciplinary Training for Child Welfare CasesIMMIGRATION LAW AND CULTURAL AWARENESS IN ST. LOUIS2008
Improving Access to Services for Immigrants and RefugeesEFFECTS OF IMMIGRATION STATUS ON WELLNESS2008
Current Practices in Law & ADRIMMIGRATION LAW: RELIEF FOR IMMIGRANT VICTIMS OF CRIMES IN THE U.S.2008
Lunch CLEBASIC REMOVAL PROCEDURES IN ST. LOUIS2007