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.
American University Washington College of Law, Juris Doctor, Cum Laude
Drew University, Bachelor of Arts in Political Science, Magna Cum Laude