Molly E. Meacham

Area of Emphasis

Molly Meacham is a shareholder in the Litigation, Employment and Labor, and Energy and Natural Resources groups of Babst Calland. Ms. Meacham’s practice includes commercial litigation and representing employers in labor and employment disputes. In her commercial litigation practice, she represents clients in a broad range of business-related litigation including contract disputes, restrictive covenant disputes, toxic tort claims, and premises liability claims. In her labor and employment practice, Ms. Meacham defends employers in claims arising under Title VII, Age Discrimination in Employment Act, Americans with Disabilities Act, Family and Medical Leave Act, Pennsylvania Unemployment Compensation Law, Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 (ERISA), and the Labor Management Relations Act.

Background

Ms. Meacham graduated from Villanova University with a B.A., Honors Program, in English and Classical Studies, as well as a Business minor. She received her J.D. from the University of Notre Dame Law School. While in law school, Ms. Meacham served as chairperson of the Honor Council and worked at the National Institute for Trial Advocacy in its Electronic Publishing Division.

Prior to joining Babst Calland, Ms. Meacham represented clients in state and federal courts throughout New England in litigation matters including contract disputes, employment disputes, product liability claims, professional liability claims, toxic tort claims, and environmental litigation.

Memberships and Affiliations

Molly is admitted to the Pennsylvania Bar and the Massachusetts Bar and is admitted to practice before the United States District Courts for the Western District of Pennsylvania, the District of Massachusetts, and the District of Connecticut.

Publications/Presentations

Ms. Meacham has served as co-author on a number of publications relating to her civil trial practice in state and federal courts, particularly regarding her representation of national and multi-national corporations in product liability matters.