Maureen is a lawyer admitted to practice in New York, and a partner of Ruf & Basquill. Prior to attending law school, Maureen earned an M.A. in International Relations. She is experienced in adoption law, immigration law and charitable organizations. From 1999 through the first quarter of 2001, Maureen served on the Committee on Foreign & Comparative Law of the Association of the Bar of the City of New York, and from 2002 through 2006 Maureen served on the Bar Association’s United Nations Committee. Maureen also served on the Board of Directors of the United Nations Association of New York from 2004 through the first quarter of 2010.