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Maureen Ketler Schad

Norton Rose Fulbright
Pro Bono Sr. Counsel
New York, NY, USA


Maureen Ketler Schad is Pro Bono Senior Counsel at Norton Rose Fulbright. Ms. Schad was formerly Chadbourne & Parke’s Pro Bono Counsel, litigating and supervising immigration and family law cases and managing the firm’s global pro bono initiatives.  In 2014, in collaboration with a wide range of community partners and legal service organizations, including The Legal Aid Society, The Door, Catholic Charities, AILA, Safe Passage Project, and KIND, she helped create ICARE, to coordinate a response to the “surge” dockets in NYC and ensure access to legal representation as well as school and health care enrollment information for as many immigrant children as possible.

Prior to joining Chadbourne, Maureen was a Senior Staff Attorney at The Door’s Legal Services Center, where she represented youth for nearly five years in a wide range of immigration and family court proceedings.  She graduated magna cum laude from New York University School of Law, where she worked with NYU’s Immigrant Rights Clinic, Make The Road New York, and The Legal Aid Society’s Immigration Unit. From 2001-2004, Maureen worked at The Legal Aid Society as a public benefits and housing advocate.  Before that, she was a founding program coordinator of Project HEALTH/ Health Leads, creating legal and benefits resource centers for adolescents and families at public hospitals in Boston and New York.  She is a graduate of Harvard College.

Maureen Ketler Schad is associated with the following items:
Live Webcast  Live Webcast Representing Children in Immigration Matters 2018: Effective Advocacy and Best Practices, Wednesday, September 26, 2018, New York, NY
Pro Bono  Pro Bono Representing Children in Immigration Matters 2018: Effective Advocacy and Best Practices, Wednesday, September 26, 2018, New York, NY
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