Meghan Martin's litigation practice focuses on the discovery phase of complex civil litigation in both state and federal courts as well as government investigations. Ms. Martin has substantial experience managing various aspects of the discovery process and formulating discovery strategy. She has managed discovery in a wide array of cases, including large-scale civil and criminal government investigations, product liability litigation, antitrust matters, class action, and commercial dispute. Her experience has encompassed all phases of complex civil litigation, including formal discovery, motion practice, trial preparation, and appellate review.
Her corporate and securities work includes representing private equity funds and corporate clients in stock and asset purchase transactions.
Ms. Martin has a strong commitment to pro bono service and maintains an active pro bono practice. She has represented clients in immigration and family court matters. She has acted as special victim's counsel to sexual assault survivors in military court proceedings. She was a member of the trial team that successfully protected national park resources from commercial development. She represented James A. Dennis, for 17 years, in both state and federal habeas proceedings where a federal judge granted habeas relief and overturned Mr. Dennis' conviction and death sentence. Dennis v. Sec'y, PA Dep't of Corrs., 834 F.3d 263 (3d Cir. 2016) (en banc). Most recently, she successfully represented Planned Parenthood as part of the trial team in litigation against extremists who fraudulently and illegally created and released videotapes intended to smear and destroy the organization.
- JD, Catholic University of America, Columbus School of Law, 2007
- BA, Catholic University of America, 1999
- District of Columbia