Mr. Meade is a former Navy SEAL. He began his legal career with the National Labor Relations Board, litigating federal labor law disputes before Administrative and US District Court judges. Later, as partner in a major nation-wide labor and employment law firm, Mr. Meade represented clients in a wide array of employment law claims involving both federal and state laws. He managed all phases of litigation, from discovery and motion practice through trial, brief writing, and appeals. During this time, Mr. Meade appeared before numberous arbitrators and mediated diverse cases as an advocate. He also provided advice and counsel to corporate clients on a broad range of employee-employer relationship matters. Mr. Meade also served as a volunteer mediator with the Consumer Protection Division, Attorney Generalâ€™s Office Of Maryland.