Our Professionals

Cooper, Meredyth S.

Partner

E-mail: msc@lydeckerdiaz.com

Office Location

  • Miami, Florida
  • West Palm Beach, Florida

Practice Areas

  • Complex Commercial Litigation
  • Construction Litigation
  • Insurance Insolvency / Regulation
  • Professional Liability

Professional Experience

Meredyth S. Cooper is a litigation partner in the firm’s Miami office. She represents corporations and governmental entities in complex commercial and construction litigation matters, with a concentration in the areas of contract disputes, insurance insolvency, creditor’s rights, business torts, professional liability, mechanic’s lien actions, and construction and design defects. She has also represented architects and engineers in professional negligence matters.

While in law school, Ms. Cooper served as a judicial intern for Magistrate Judge Carol A. Dalton, with the Superior Court for the District of Columbia, handling family law matters involving abused and neglected children. She was also a member of the Federal Tax Clinic, advocating on behalf of low-income clients in disputes with the Internal Revenue Service. Prior to becoming an attorney, Ms. Cooper worked in public relations in New York, concentrating in the areas of crisis communications and consumer health matters involving the pharmaceutical industry.

Bar & Court Admissions

  • Florida
  • Maryland
  • Virginia
  • United States District Court of Maryland
  • United States District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia
  • Board Certified in Construction Law

Education

American University Washington College of Law, Juris Doctor, Cum Laude

  • Administrative Law Review
  • Federal Tax Clinic
  • Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Program

Drew University, Bachelor of Arts in Political Science, Magna Cum Laude

  • Dean’s List
  •  Pi Sigma Alpha (Political Science Honor Society)
Lydecker | Diaz is a Full-Service AV-rated national law firm with offices throughout New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania and Florida. Since its founding, Lydecker Diaz has built a distinguished history of skilled and effective legal service to its clients. We serve a broad variety of national, international, and local businesses, state and local public entities, and individuals. Our growth has not been at the expense of personalized, in-depth, client service, but because of it. Read More About Us

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