Megan McDonough represents employers in various aspects of employment litigation, including wage and hour class actions and single-plaintiff lawsuits involving claims of harassment, discrimination, retaliation, and wrongful termination. Megan also has experience conducting internal investigations, advising clients on employment-related aspects of corporate transactions, and counseling employers on personnel policies and procedures. Prior to joining Morgan Lewis, she was an associate in the labor and employment group of a global law firm.
While attending law school, Megan served as topic editor of the Hale Moot Court Honors Program and externed for Judge M. James Lorenz of the US District Court for the Southern District of California.
University of Southern California, Gould School of Law, 2017, J.D.
University of San Diego, 2014, B.A., Political Science
US District Court for the Central District of California
US District Court for the Northern District of California
US District Court for the Southern District of California
Awards and Affiliations
Member, Practice Group of the Year, Employment, Law360 (2019)