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Meg concentrates her practice in business litigation, attorney ethics, appeals, construction law and media law. Meg has assisted clients and taken leadership roles in litigation in both federal and state courts in claims involving multi-million dollar contract disputes, shareholder liability, construction defects, real estate transactions, enforcement of employee non-competition provisions, defamation, inter-governmental disputes, and administrative enforcement and licensing. Meg also works with clients to develop business-wise strategies for compliance obligations and managing risk.

Meg was recognized by the Indiana Lawyer Leadership in the Law Awards as an "Up and Coming Lawyer" in 2012. Meg currently sits on the Indianapolis Public Schools budget committee. She is an active member of the Indianapolis Bar Association and served on the Indianapolis Bar Association’s Women in the Law Division Executive Committee through 2014 and the Bar Leader Series Steering Committee through 2014. In 2015, she began service on the Bench Bar Planning Team. She is also involved with several community and political organizations and served on the board of directors of Trusted Mentors, Inc., an organization that provides mentoring to individuals at risk of homelessness, from 2007-2013, serving as board chair from 2010-2013.

Some of Meg’s more recent presentations and publications include: "Technology and Ethics" (Association of Corporate Counsel, November 7, 2014); "Questions to Ask About Your Estate Plan and Business Succession After Divorce" (Indiana Plumbing-Heating-Cooling Contractors Association, October 2013; Michael Kohlhaas, co-author); “At the Intersection of Family Law & Estate Planning” (The Indiana Lawyer, November 6, 2013); and “Responsibilities of the ‘Off-Duty’ Lawyer: Are you playing by the rules?” (AFCC Conference, November 22, 2013).

Meg is proficient in Spanish and served as a member of the United Nations Election Protection Delegation, monitoring the polls in El Salvador’s 2004 National Election. She is also the Co-Chair of the Firm’s Recruiting Committee.

Career Highlights

Representative Cases and Achievements

  • BK Contracting v. Meyer Najem Construction, LLC, Cause No. 49D06-1306-CT-024682 (Representing Meyer Najem with respect to roof defects and determination of fault as to designer, general contractor, and subcontractor)
  • Country Contractors, Inc., et al. v. A Westside Storage of Indianapolis, Inc., Cause No. 32A01-1304-CC-00155 (Appeal of judgment piercing the corporate veil against the shareholders of a closely-held corporation)
  • In Re Mandate of Funds for Center Township of Marion County Small Claims Court Order for Mandate and Mandate of Funds, Cause No. 49S00-1207-MR-420 (Original action in the Indiana Supreme Court to secure funding for small claims court operations and address separation of powers issues resulting from township management of court operations)
  • Boehringer v. Weber, 2. N.E.3d 807 (Ind. Ct. App. 2014), trans. denied, 2014 Ind. LEXIS 726 (Sept. 18, 2014) (Representing appellees in appeal of defense jury verdict)
  • William E. Boehringer, et al. v. Gregory J. Weber, et al., Cause No. 29D03-0904-PL-1519 (Week-long jury trial; Defense of fraud claims related to the sale of home in which buyers allegedly discovered construction defects and mold)
  • State of Indiana Ex. Rel. Indiana State Bar Association v. United Financial Systems Corporation, Inc. et al., 926 N.E.2d 8 (Ind. 2010) (Enforcement of rule against the unauthorized practice of law)
  • Lake County Assessor v. BP Products North America, Inc., 2010 Ind. Tax LEXIS 25 (Appeal of increased personal property tax assessment)
  • CanaRx Services, Inc. v. LIN Television Corporation, 2008 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 42236 (S.D. Ind.) (Defense of defamation claim)


  • Selected for inclusion in the Indiana Super Lawyers® 2018-2019
  • National Association of Certified Valuators and Analysts® 40 Under Forty Honoree, 2017
  • Selected for inclusion in the Indiana Super Lawyers® Rising Stars list, 2012-2017
  • College Mentor For Kids Inspire Award Winner, Accounting, Legal and Finance Category, 2014
  • Indiana Lawyer Leadership in Law program - Up and Coming Lawyer, 2012
  • Indianapolis Bar Association Bar Leader Series, Class VIII
  • Phi Beta Kappa
  • Jump Scholarship (full tuition to IU Mauer School of Law)
  • National Telecommunications Moot Court Competition, Coach


Professional Affiliations

  • Indiana State Bar Association, Ethics Committee, 2017-
  • Indianapolis Bar Association, Bench Bar Planning Team, 2015
  • Indianapolis Bar Association, Women and the Law Division Executive Committee, 2011-2014
  • Indianapolis Bar Association, Bar Leader Series Class X Steering Committee, 2012-2013
  • Indianapolis Bar Association, Young Lawyers Division Go Green Committee, 2009-2010
  • Indiana State Bar Association, Member
  • American Bar Association, Member
  • American Constitution Society, Member
  • Plumbing, Heating and Cooling Contractors Association, Associate Member

Community Involvement

Civic and Charitable Involvement

  • Indianapolis Public Schools, Budget Committee Member, 2014-present
  • Women’s Fund of Central Indiana, OPTIONS Class Member, 2014
  • Mickey's Camp for Women, Attendee, 2009 and 2013
  • Trusted Mentors, Inc., President, 2010-2013; Member, 2007-2013


Contributions & Published Works





  • "Determining the Threshold of an Impermissible Threat," Indiana Chapter of the Association of Corporate Council Annual Meeting, September 13, 2019
  • ICLEF, 41st Annual Judge Robert H. Staton Indiana Law Update, September 11, 2019
  • Ethics for Estate Planners," ICLEF  46th Annual Midwest Estate, Tax and Business Planning Institute, June 7, 2019
  • "Legal Ethics for the Equine Law Attorney," 34th Annual National Conference on Equine Law, May 1, 2019
  • "Practicing Before Government Agencies: Confidentiality, Conflicts & Communications," Indiana State Bar Association, CLE, April 26, 2019
  • “Ethics of Parenting Time Coordination,” Indianapolis Bar Association CLE, October 18, 2018
  • "Ethics in Estate Planning," East Central Indiana Estate Planning Council, October 11, 2018
  • "In-House Counsel or In-House Babysitter?," Indiana Association of Corporate Counsel Annual Meeting, French Lick, Indiana, September 14, 2018.
  • "Media Law," 40th Annual Indiana Law Update, ICLEF, September, 13, 2018
  • "Ethics," 40th Annual Indiana Law Update, ICLEF, September, 12, 2018
  • "Email Ethics," 2018 Annual Meeting of Indiana Judicial Officers, September 6, 2018
  • "Ethics for Estate Planners," 45th Annual Midwest Estate Tax and Business Planning Institute, June 8, 2018
  • “Practicing Law in Indiana: When Family Law Intersects with Business, Estate Planning & Ethics,” Indiana Lawyer CLE, December 5, 2017
  • “Disqualification: You Be the Judge,” 2017 Indiana State Bar Association Annual Meeting, September 28, 2017
  • "Ethics & the Family Law Attorney," Family Law Intersects: HIPAA, Ethics, Estate Planning, Indiana Lawyer CLE, December 7, 2016
  • "Marketing for Young Lawyers," Indianapolis Bar Association CLE, July 21, 2016
  • "Conflict of Interest Management Through Drafting," Professional Responsibility Association CLE, April 20, 2016
  • "Three E’s for Family Law Attorneys: Employment Law, Estate Planning & Ethics," Practicing Law in Indiana Family Law CLE, December 8, 2015
  • “Avoiding the Pitfalls of Joint Representation: Conflicts, Confidentiality, and CYA,” Indiana State Bar Association Environmental Law Division CLE, December 3, 2015
  • "Preventative Medicine – Lessons from Litigation," ICLEF, December 2, 2015
  • “A Primer on Public Filings in Indiana Courts of Confidential Information Under Seal: The Do’s and Don’ts from an In the Trenches Perspective,” Defense Trial Counsel of Indiana Annual Conference, November 19, 2015
  • "Indiana Judges on Indiana Evidence," ICLEF, October 20, 2015
  • “Getting Down to Business: When the Business Owner Divorces," Practicing Law in Indiana Family Law CLE, December 16, 2014
  • "Technology and Ethics," ACC, November 7, 2014
  • "Ethical Termination of the Attorney-Client Relationship," Indianapolis Bar Association, October 14, 2014
  • "Pardon the Interruption: Ethics!" Masters Series Conference, 2014
  • “Top Ten Reasons You Meet the Disciplinary Commission” Indianapolis Bar Association Professionalism Course CLE, April 24, 2014
  • "Ethics: Terminating a Client Relationship," Indiana Trial Lawyers Association, May 8, 2014
  • "Multijurisdictional Practice and Unauthorized Practice of Law for In-House Counsel," ACC, April 29, 2014
  • “Responsibilities of the ‘Off-Duty’ Lawyer: Are you playing by the rules?” AFCC Conference, November 22, 2013
  • "At the Intersection of Family Law & Estate Planning (Indianapolis)," The Indiana Lawyer, November 6, 2013
  • Moderator, “Bias or Prejudice Against Women: An Ethics Update and Rule 8.4(g),” The IndyBar Women and the Law Division Symposium, October 25, 2013
  • Moderator, "PTI: Ethics!" ICLEF Masters Series Summer Conference, July 25, 2013
  • “How to Ethically Terminate Client Relationships,” ICLEF, January 19, 2012
  • “Social Media Ethics: Proper Social Media Conduct,” December 2011
  • “Unauthorized Practice of Law: Pitfalls for Practicing Lawyers and Other Professionals,” October 20, 2011
  • "Good Policies Now to Protect Your Business In the Future — Tips for Keeping Litigation Costs Low,” July 2011
  • "Practice of Law: Pitfalls for Practicing Lawyers and Other Professionals," October 6, 2010
  • "Marketing for Young Lawyers," Indianapolis Bar Association, July 21, 2016
  • Speaker, "Practicing Law in Indiana: Ethics," Indiana Lawyer in partnership with Barnes & Thornburg LLP, November 1, 2016
  • "When You Think You've Seen It All...Ethics Cases and Advertising Issues From 2016 and Beyond," IndyBar, November 4, 2016
  • "Ethics and Guardianships," 27th Annual EBA Estate and Business Planning Institute, Evansville Bar Association, November 18, 2016
  • "Legal Ethics of Email," National Business Institute, December 20, 2016


DePauw University, B.A., Communication, magna cum laude, 2004
Indiana University Maurer School of Law, J.D., 2007
Semester Abroad - ESADE (Law School), Barcelona, Spain, 2006

  • Indiana, 2007
    U.S. District Court, Northern District of Indiana, 2007
    U.S. District Court, Southern District of Indiana, 2007
    U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit, 2009
    U.S. Supreme Court, 2010
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