Meghan Kearns focuses her practice on workers’ compensation defense for New York-based insurers, employers, and third party administrators. Meghan manages cases from start to finish, working closely with clients to guide cases through litigation and ultimately to resolution. She has experience in research, hearings before the Workers’ Compensation Board, depositions of medical experts, drafting appeals and rebuttals, and settlement negotiation.
Previously, Meghan worked as a legal fellow in Washington D.C. to Congressman Joe Wilson, and then to Congresswoman Claudia Tenney. While on Capitol Hill, she met with constituents and foreign diplomats, conducted in-depth case law research, and drafted documents in accordance with the House Commission on Congressional Mailing Standards.
Admitted to Practice
- New York
- Maurice A. Deane School of Law at Hofstra University, J.D., 2015
- American College of Trust and Estate Counsel Law Journal: Articles Editor
- Williamette University Sports Law Journal: Published Writer
- “Getting the Gold But Losing the Money: Taxing Olympic Cash Prizes”
- The George Washington University, B.A., magna cum laude, 2012
- Phi Beta Kappa
- Nassau County Bar Association
- Leukemia and Lymphoma Society