Praveen Madhiraju is Deputy General┬áCounsel at American Progress. Prior to joining American Progress, Praveen worked on immigrants’ rights issues with the Capital Area Immigrants’ Rights Coalition and on voter protection issues for the Michigan Democratic Party during the 2004 election cycle. Praveen also spent two years working as an international trade and litigation associate at Arnold & Porter in Washington, D.C. Prior to that, Praveen served as a law clerk to the Honorable Damon J. Keith on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit. He is a graduate of Northwestern University School of Law and Emory University.