Director of Career Counseling
Megan joined the Office of Career and Professional Development in August 2017. She practiced state and federal law in Minnesota and nationwide representing individuals injured as a result of negligence in complex tort and professional liability cases including product liability claims, medical malpractice injuries, long-term care injuries and wrongful death claims. Upon moving to Madison, Megan worked at the State Bar of Wisconsin in its Member Relations Department and served as the administrator of the Wisconsin Lawyers’ Fund for Client Protection.
Megan is a 2012 graduate from the University of St. Thomas School of Law in Minneapolis, Minnesota. In law school, she was a student attorney in the Interprofessional Center for Counseling and Legal Services as part of the Elder Law Practice Group and worked as a public policy intern for the Alzheimer’s Association. Prior to law school, Megan attended Iowa State University, receiving B.A.s in Criminal Justice and Communications. In her spare time, Megan loves HIIT exercise classes, the Chicago Cubs, and strategic boardgames.
At the law school, Megan advises students one-on-one regarding career goals, provides professional development programming, and assists students with bar exam related questions.