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Meghan Pound | Attorney | Boulder, Colorado

3107 Iris Avenue, Suite 100
Boulder, CO  80301
phone: 303-443-8010
fax: 303-440-3967
[email protected]

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Honors & Awards

  • Colorado Super Lawyers, 2015-2017

  • Colorado Super Lawyers Rising Star, 2012

Meghan E. Pound

Member, Health Law Practice Group Leader

Meghan Pound leads the firm’s Health Law section. She has represented clients in federal and state courts, at both the trial and appellate levels, in administrative proceedings and in arbitrations. Meghan has handled a wide variety of internal investigations, and has represented individuals, partnerships, public entities, non-profit corporations and hospitals. Meghan’s work includes a wide variety of litigation matters and has particular experience in the defense of hospitals and other medical professionals accused of civil rights violations, employment discrimination, negligence relating to professional review and false claims act violations.

Meghan’s law practice has included:

  • Obtaining a defense verdict for a school district accused of discriminating against a disabled student
  • Obtaining a defense verdict for a hospital accused of abusing professional review proceedings to circumvent employment obligations
  • Obtaining summary judgment in the United States Court for the District of Colorado for a hospital client on claims relating to EMTALA, negligent interference with contract and breach of contract
  • Defending hospital employees, physicians and residents in medical malpractice claims
  • Investigating claims of employer misconduct in a variety of workplace settings
  • Representing defendants in federal civil rights actions
  • Representing plaintiffs and defendants in breach-of-contract actions
  • Representing licensed professionals before federal and state regulatory agencies in negotiations and hearings
  • Representing hospitals in disputes over non-competition agreements and employment discrimination matters
  • Defending physicians and health care entities against alleged violations of the False Claims Act, Stark and the Anti-Kickback Statute

Born and raised in Santa Fe, New Mexico, Meghan graduated cum laude from Dartmouth College in 1998. She received her juris doctorate from Duke University School of Law in 2002. Meghan is a member of the Boulder County Bar Association’s Professionalism Committee and has been recognized by Colorado Super Lawyers as a Super Lawyer in 2014, 2016 and 2017. She lives in Lyons, Colorado, with her husband and two children, where she serves as a board member of the Lyons Emergency Assistance Fund, a non-profit organization that offers a human services safety net for those in need in the greater Lyons area.

Education

  • Duke University School of Law, J.D.
    National Moot Court Board, Vice Chair
    Law Journal: Duke Journal of Gender Law and Policy, Articles Editor
  • Dartmouth College, B.A.
    Cum Laude
    Recipient of Richter Research Grant

Associations & Memberships

  • Boulder County Bar Association, Professionalism Committee, Member

  • Lyons Emergency Assistance Fund, Board Member

Past Employment

  • McConnell Siderius Fleischner Houghtaling & Craigmile LLC, Associate