- J.D., University of Chicago, 2014, with honors
- B.A., University of Michigan, 2010, highest distinction
- Washington, DC
Megan Grant is an associate in the Business Trial Practice Group in the firm's Washington, D.C. office.
Areas of Practice
Ms. Grant’s practice focuses on representing clients in complex business litigation and technical regulatory matters. In just over a year at Sheppard Mullin, she has assisted representing clients before federal and state trial courts as well as state administrative agencies. These matters have involved statutory, constitutional, communications, healthcare, employment, environmental, and administrative law issues. In connection with these matters, she has honed her litigation skills regarding every aspect of a case in the lead up to a trial.
Ms. Grant has experience representing cable operators and other broadband providers in matters involving communications law issues. Her primary focus has been on issues related to municipal franchising (including franchise renewal and transfers of control), franchise fees, fees in support of Public, Educational and Governmental (“PEG”) channels, institutional networks, access to rights-of-way, pole attachments, infrastructure deployment, and a host of related issues.
FCC Law Blog Posts
- "FCC Vows It’s Never Gonna Give Up On Bridging Digital Divide: Opens Rulemakings To Promote Access To Broadband Infrastructure," April 21, 2017
- "FCC Issues New Privacy Rules for Internet Service Providers: Safeguarding Consumers or Lulling Them Into A False Sense of Privacy?," November 1, 2016
- "Ninth Circuit Removes FTC From The Beat: Agency Lacks Authority To Police Common Carriers Engaged In Non-Common Carrier Activities," September 8, 2016