Megan Wotherspoon practices primarily in the areas of business and corporate law, with an emphasis on domestic and cross-border mergers and acquisitions of both private and public companies, private equity and venture capital transactions, strategic relationships, and corporate restructuring, formation, and governance matters. She also assists clients on a broad range of domestic and international commercial contract matters.
Megan devotes a significant portion of her practice to complex multi-jurisdictional reorganizations and cross-border mergers and acquisitions, including carve-outs, spin-offs, pre-transaction restructurings and post-acquisition integrations and reorganizations.
Megan is certified in Legal Project Management and Legal Lean Sigma for legal process improvement and project management.
Megan was a summer associate at K&L Gates in 2005. Prior to joining the firm, she served as a judicial extern to the Honorable Maurice B. Cohill, Jr., United States District Judge for the Western District of Pennsylvania, and as a research assistant to Professor Mechele Dickerson.
- Recognized in Best Lawyers in America for Mergers and Acquisitions Law, 2022
- Listed by Chambers USA as an “Up and Coming” lawyer for Corporate/M&A and Private Equity in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, 2021
- Recognized as a Pennsylvania Super Lawyers “Rising Star” from 2016-2021
- Board of Directors, Allies for Children (Chair, Audit Committee)