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Edward Meehan

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Litigation

Position

Edward J. Meehan is a Principal in Groom Law Group's Litigation practice group. He has handled complex commercial litigation, government investigations, class actions and other disputes across a wide range of industries. He has tried cases before numerous courts and administrative agencies, and has appeared extensively in alternative dispute resolution settings. Mr. Meehan has substantial experience in disputes involving employee benefits, including pension and health plans, often in the context of Chapter 11 or other corporate restructurings.

For more information, please visit Mr. Meehan's bio at: http://www.groom.com/attorneys-Edward-Meehan.html. 

Education

J.D., George Washington University Law School; M.A., Northeastern University; B.A., Boston College.


United States: Labor and employment

ERISA litigation

Within: ERISA litigation

Groom Law Group’s Washington DC-based ERISA litigation team is involved in class actions and other complex litigation involving plan sponsors, financial services firms, investment managers, actuaries and other service providers. The ‘utterly unflappable, confident and knowledgeable’ Lars Golumbic heads the practice group, which also includes Michael Prame, who is rated for his ‘substantial knowledge in the field and ability to understand the bigger picture’. Sarah Adams and Mark Nielsen are defending Financial Engines and a number of welfare plan trustees in breach of fiduciary duty class action suits, while a team including Edward Meehan and associate Samuel Levin represented a multi-employer pension fund in a withdrawal liability arbitration valued in excess of $100m. The team is also noted for its ESOP litigation expertise.

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