Board certified in business litigation by The Florida Bar, Meghan is considered an expert in her field, practicing in all phases of civil and business litigation, including performing and analyzing discovery; drafting motions; attending mediations, hearings, and motion sessions; conducting witness depositions; and preparing for trial and appellate proceedings. Meticulous and hardworking, Meghan regularly represents businesses, banks, and landlords in both state and federal court at the trial level and on appeal.
Primarily focusing on real-property litigation, Meghan collaborates with her clients and colleagues to develop the strongest possible strategy to achieve client objectives, whether defensive or offensive, before disputes erupt into expensive and protracted litigation. She has extensive experience representing lenders in title claims, foreclosures, deficiencies, workouts, and REO matters; representing landlords regarding lease issues, tenant disputes, and eviction actions; and representing investors with respect to acquisitions of defaulted loans and loan portfolios. She handles real estate broker deposits and commission disputes, and Florida Real Estate Commission complaints. In addition, Meghan regularly counsels clients regarding alternate methods of dispute resolution.
With a passion for sharing her knowledge, Meghan is a contributing author to the 2016 supplement to Foreclosures in Florida (Lexis Nexis), which contains information she gained during the Great Recession while working with banks on loan defaults and foreclosure. In addition, she is in the process of co-authoring the forthcoming 2018 supplement.
Outside the courtroom, Meghan is passionate about and involved in Boys & Girls Clubs of Sarasota County.