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Meredith L. Eason

Associate

P 615-251-6747 F 615-256-1726

333 Commerce Street
Suite 1400
Nashville, TN 37201

 

Meredith Eason is a member of the Firm's Litigation & Dispute Resolution Service Team. She concentrates her practice in the areas of commercial litigation and employment law. 

Meredith L. Eason

Location

333 Commerce Street
Suite 1400
Nashville, TN 37201

Representative Matters

  • Represents employers in individual, consolidated, and class action litigation involving employment discrimination, wage and hour law, non-competition and non-solicitation agreements, and other disputes.
  • Resolved commercial litigation matters for large corporations through summary judgment motions, jury trials, general sessions trials, mediations, settlement negotiations, and arbitration.
  • Drafted three briefs filed in the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit and successfully argued before the Tennessee Court of Appeals in Nashville, Tennessee.

Professional Experience

Prior to joining the firm, Ms. Eason practiced law with the Nashville civil litigation firm of Howell & Fisher, PLLC, where she focused her practice in premises liability defense, insurance defense, and insurance subrogation.

In law school, she interned with the Davidson County District Attorney General’s Office and the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco & Firearms, Nashville Field Division.

Education

2011 - J.D., Vanderbilt University Law School; Chancellor's Law Scholar; Moot Court; Research Assistant, Professors Terry Maroney and Jeffrey Schoenblum; Completed over 200 hours of pro bono legal service

2008 - B.A. (Philosophy, Communications), cum laude, Villanova University; Connelly-Delouvrier International Scholar; Dean's List

Professional Activities and Memberships

  • Tennessee Bar Association
  • Nashville Bar Association, Young Lawyers Division
  • Lawyers’ Association for Women

Admissions

Tennessee

United States District Court for the Middle District of Tennessee

United States District Court for the Eastern District of Tennessee

United States District Court for the Western District of Tennessee

United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit

Civic Involvement

  • Young Leaders Council
  • Oasis Center, Volunteer, Board Member Intern 2014-2015
  • Junior League, Done in a Day Co-Chair, Grants Committee

Representative Matters

  • Represents employers in individual, consolidated, and class action litigation involving employment discrimination, wage and hour law, non-competition and non-solicitation agreements, and other disputes.
  • Resolved commercial litigation matters for large corporations through summary judgment motions, jury trials, general sessions trials, mediations, settlement negotiations, and arbitration.
  • Drafted three briefs filed in the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit and successfully argued before the Tennessee Court of Appeals in Nashville, Tennessee.

Professional Experience

Prior to joining the firm, Ms. Eason practiced law with the Nashville civil litigation firm of Howell & Fisher, PLLC, where she focused her practice in premises liability defense, insurance defense, and insurance subrogation.

In law school, she interned with the Davidson County District Attorney General’s Office and the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco & Firearms, Nashville Field Division.

Education

2011 - J.D., Vanderbilt University Law School; Chancellor's Law Scholar; Moot Court; Research Assistant, Professors Terry Maroney and Jeffrey Schoenblum; Completed over 200 hours of pro bono legal service

2008 - B.A. (Philosophy, Communications), cum laude, Villanova University; Connelly-Delouvrier International Scholar; Dean's List

Professional Activities and Memberships

  • Tennessee Bar Association
  • Nashville Bar Association, Young Lawyers Division
  • Lawyers’ Association for Women

Admissions

Tennessee

United States District Court for the Middle District of Tennessee

United States District Court for the Eastern District of Tennessee

United States District Court for the Western District of Tennessee

United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit

Civic Involvement

  • Young Leaders Council
  • Oasis Center, Volunteer, Board Member Intern 2014-2015
  • Junior League, Done in a Day Co-Chair, Grants Committee
Meredith L. Eason