Megan Larkin is a litigator with experience in complex commercial litigation and intellectual property disputes.
Megan has represented clients in high-stakes patent, trademark, and breach of contract matters, among others. She was part of a team that successfully challenged the validity of patent claims before the U.S. Patent Trial and Appeal Board. Her clients have included technology, telecommunications, and consumer packaged goods companies.
In her public interest practice, Megan has represented a plaintiff in a Section 1983 action for deprivation of constitutional rights, resulting in a settlement from the City of New York.
Megan earned her J.D. from Columbia Law School, where she was a James Kent Scholar, an Andrew D. Fried Memorial Prize recipient, and the editor-in-chief of the Columbia Science & Technology Law Review. Megan served as a judicial law clerk to the Honorable M. Margaret McKeown on the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit. Prior to law school, Megan worked in the advertising industry as a media planner, where she developed and executed marketing strategies to achieve the business objectives of her clients.
- Columbia Law School
James Kent Scholar, Editor-in-Chief, Columbia Science & Technology Law Review; Andrew D. Fried Memorial Prize (best essay in the field of intellectual property)
- University of Richmond
(B.A., Psychology, 2006)
Law Clerk to the Honorable M. Margaret McKeown
United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit, 2017-2018
Cravath, Swaine & Moore
- State Bar of New York
- United States Courts of Appeals: Ninth Circuit
- United States District Courts: Southern District of New York, Eastern District of New York