About

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.

Education

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

Office Location

  • Miami - Florida
  • West Palm Beach - Florida

Leadership, Membership & Honors

  • Administrative Law Review
  • Federal Tax Clinic
  • Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Program
  • Dean’s List
  • Pi Sigma Alpha (Political Science Honor Society)

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 State District Court of Maryland
  • United State District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia
  • Board Certified in Constructional Law