Barbara McQuade Biography
Barbara McQuade is an American lawyer and from 2010 to 2017 she served as the U.S attorney for the Eastern District of Michigan, appointed by President Barack Obama. She is an MSNBC columnist and NBC News and MSNBC legal analyst. She is a professor at the University of Michigan Law School and a former U.S. attorney for the Eastern District of Michigan.
Barbara McQuade Age
McQuade was born on 22nd December, 1964, Detroit, Michigan, U.S.
Barbara McQuade Height
McQuade stand at a height of 5 feet and 7 inches tall.
Barbara McQuade Education
Barbara received her degree in 1987 from the University of Michigan and her Juris Doctor (JD), degree in 1991 from the University of Michigan Law School.
Barbara McQuade Nationality
McQuade is of American Nationality.
Barbara McQuade Parents
Barbara has not revealed the names of her parents to the public.
Barbara McQuade Siblings
McQuade has not disclosed the names of her siblings.
Barbara McQuade Husband
Barbara is married to Dan Hurley.
Barbara McQuade Children
McQuade and her husband Dan have four children together. Their names are however unknown as she keeps her family life private.
Barbara McQuade U.S Attorney
Barbara served as vice chair of the Attorney General’s Advisory Committee and co-chaired its Terrorism and National Security Sub committee. Barbara oversaw cases involving public corruption, terrorism, corporate fraud, theft of trade secrets, civil rights, and health care fraud, among others. She also serves as a legal analyst for NBC News and MSNBC. McQuade work has appeared in The Washington Post, Foreign Policy, Law fare, Just Security, Slate, and National Public Radio, and she has been quoted in The New York Times, Time, Newsweek, Politico.
McQuade served as an assistant U.S. attorney in Detroit for 12 years, serving as deputy chief of the National Security Unit, where she handled cases involving terrorism financing, export violations, threats, and foreign agents. McQuade began her career practicing law at the firm of Butzel Long in Detroit. Barbara previously taught at the University of Detroit Mercy School of Law.
McQuade’s tenure as U.S. Attorney, the office reached convictions in several high-profile cases, including the case of former Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick on public corruption charges; the conviction and life sentence of Umar Farouk Abdulmutallab, the would-be al-Qaeda bomber behind the 2009 Christmas Day bomb plot to destroy an airplane in flight from the Netherlands to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport; the conviction of a former Michigan Supreme Court justice on bank fraud charges; and the convictions of former employees for stealing trade secrets from Detroit automakers.
Barbara has been recognized by the Detroit Free Press with the Neal Shine Award for Exemplary Regional Leadership, The Detroit News with the Michiganian of the Year Award, Crain’s Detroit Business as a News maker of the Year and one of Detroit’s Most Influential Women, the Detroit Branch of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People and Arab American Civil Rights League with their Tribute to Justice Award, and the Council on Legal Education Opportunity with their Diversity Award.
Barbara McQuade Salary
McQuade annual salary is estimated to be USD 187,000.
Barbara McQuade Net Worth
McQuade net worth is estimated to be USD 700,000.
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