Attorney Teresa Rowe-Dages is licensed to practice law in Missouri, Virginia and the District of Columbia. Additionally, she is a member in good standing with the American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA) in Missouri and the District of Columbia. Ms. Rowe-Dages works and resides in the Joplin, Missouri area having recently relocated from Washington, D.C. where she was a practicing immigration attorney.
Ms. Rowe-Dages earned her Juris Doctorate with a concentration in International Law from the Thomas M. Cooley Law School in Lansing, Michigan. Afterwards, she attended a full-academic year of post-graduate studies at Oxford University - New College with the International Institute of Law and Justice studying International Law and International Comparative Arbitration. During her time in England, Ms. Rowe-Dages was privileged to intern for a non-profit organization, Bail For Immigration Detainees (B.I.D.), assisting in the representation of detainees at bail hearing in various immigration courts. The attorney's passion for immigration law stems from those experiences and the continuing knowledge that people need honest, compassionate, and sound legal advice and representation.
Attorney Rowe-Dages handles all aspects of family-based immigration starting with the Family Petition to eventual citizenship. She also handles employment- and work-based immigration matters in addition to representing clients in removal proceedings.