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Meghan M. Cox

Associate

P 901-537-1123

F 901-537-1010

 

6070 Poplar Avenue

Suite 300

Memphis, TN 38119

Meghan Cox  is a member of the Firm's Litigation & Dispute Resolution, Labor & Employment and Intellectual Property Protection & Litigation Service Teams. She is licensed to practice in Tennessee and Illinois and concentrates her practice in the areas of commercial disputes, trademark and copyright transaction, and employment litigation.

  • Representative Matters 
    • Obtained summary judgment or pre-trial settlement of cases involving allegations of breach of contract, violation of consumer protection statutes, negligence and other tortious conduct
    • Obtained affirmance of favorable judgments on appeal before the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit
    • Defeated class certification in putative federal class action
    • Representing medical device manufacturer in various products liability actions
    • Defending private and municipal clients in cases involving race, gender, age and disability discrimination, retaliation and other employment-related violations
    • Representing companies and governmental entities in administrative proceedings before the EEOC, Tennessee Human Rights Commission and equivalent state agencies
    • Evaluating potential trade and service marks, prosecuting state and federal applications for trade and service marks and enforcing trademark rights against third parties
    • Facilitating trademark and copyright transactions, including negotiation and preparation of confidentiality and non-disclosure, licensing, assignment and work-for-hire agreements
    • Advising college and university athletic departments on NCAA compliance and student athlete eligibility issues
  • Honors 

    • Recognized by Best Lawyers® as “Ones to Watch" in Commercial Litigation, 2021
  • Education 

    2013 - J.D. Notre Dame Law School; Executive Solicitation Editor for the Journal of College and University Law; Notre Dame Law School Fellowship; President of the Sports, Communications, and Entertainment Law Forum.

    2010 - B.A. (Psychology and American Studies), University of Notre Dame; Varsity Cheerleader and Cheer Team Captain.

  • Admissions 
    • Tennessee
    • Illinois
    • Supreme Court of Tennessee
    • Supreme Court of Illinois
    • United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit
    • United States District Court for the Western District of Tennessee
    • United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois
  • Civic Involvement 
    • Junior League of Memphis
    • Notre Dame Alumni Association National Board of Directors
    • Notre Dame Young Alumni National Board of Directors
    • Notre Dame Club of Memphis, past board member
    • Catholic Diocese of Memphis SEARCH Retreat Advisor
    • AutoZone Liberty Bowl Patriots' Club
    • National Association of Women Business Owners, past board member