Megan A. Wallace
Megan Wallace was born in Oberlin, Ohio. She attended Baldwin-Wallace College in Berea, Ohio, where she graduated cum laude in 2003 with a bachelor’s degree in Political Science. Megan went on to attend law school at Thomas M. Cooley Law School in Lansing, Michigan. She received her J.D., magna cum laude, in 2007, graduating ninth in her class. While in law school, Megan elected to concentrate her studies in litigation, and participated in Moot Court. She was also a Teaching Assistant for a Scholarly Writing course. In addition, Megan was an active member of the Law Review, where she served as a Managing Associate Editor.
During her third year of law school, Megan worked as a summer associate for a large litigation firm in Washington, D.C. After graduation, Megan returned to Washington, D.C. and re-joined the same law firm. Megan has practiced primarily in litigation and has experience representing clients in a wide-variety of civil matters, including cases involving personal injury, premises liability, contracts, medical malpractice, professional malpractice, food-borne illnesses, negligent security, and employment discrimination. She has also worked on several appellate matters and has experience in real estate and property law.
Megan is admitted to practice law in Alaska, the District of Columbia, Commonwealth of Virginia, U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia, U.S. District Court for the District of Maryland, U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia, and U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit.
Megan moved to Juneau in November 2011.
Megan is listed in the Top 40 Under 40 Trial Lawyers in Alaska by The National Trial Lawyers Association.
Alaska Bar Association, D.C. Bar Association, Virginia Bar Association, American Bar Association and National Trial Lawyers.
Published An Injustice to Section 302: The Full-Time Union Representative Compensated by the Employer, 8 T.M. Cooley J. Prac. & Clinical L. 277 (2006).