Meredith P. Grant

Associate

Meredith Grant diligently represents public and private employers in all areas of labor and employment litigation.  She advocates for employers in diverse matters including wrongful termination, harassment, discrimination, and wage and hour.  Meredith also counsels employers on a variety of workplace issues including employee training and discipline, accommodation, leaves of absence, and recent legal developments. 

Prior to joining the firm, Meredith clerked for the Honorable Scott C. Clarkson in the United States Bankruptcy Court and for Administrative Law Judge Richard E. Schneider at the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission in Washington, D.C.  In addition, she had successful internships with the San Diego Padres and the United States Attorneys’ Office: Civil Division.

Education

  • University of San Diego School of Law, J.D. 2015
  • Pepperdine University, B.A. in English: Writing and Rhetoric, 2010

Professional Experience

  • Paul, Plevin, Sullivan & Connaughton LLP Associate, September 2015 – present; Summer Associate, 2014

Admissions

  • All California state courts
  • United States District Courts for the Central, Eastern and Southern Districts of California

Professional Activities

  • Member, State Bar of California, Labor and Employment Section
  • Member, San Diego County Bar Association, Labor and Employment Law Section
  • San Diego County High School Mock Trial Competition (Volunteer Scorer, February 2016)
  • Member, Lawyers Club of San Diego (Student Committee Co-Chair 2014-2015)
  • San Diego Delta Gamma Alumnae (City Sponsorship Chair 2013)




    Publications

    • Proactively Addressing the Fair Pay Act, Law 360, March 2016
    • The End of Unclean Hands and After-Acquired Evidence as Complete Bars to Recovery? California Supreme Court Says Yes. . . and No., Matthew Bender’s California Labor and Employment Bulletin, Vol. 2015, No. 1, pg. 17, 2015

    Speaking Engagements

    • The California Fair Pay Act, PPSC Annual Employment Law Seminar, October 2016
    • Personnel Law 101, SDEA, October 2016
    • Guest Speaker, Employment Law, California State University San Marcos, January 2016