Meghan Flinn is an associate in the government enforcement group in the Washington, D.C. office. She focuses her practice on the defense of companies and individuals involved in government investigations and regulatory actions. Ms. Flinn has represented banks, investment advisers, investment professionals, and other individuals before the Securities and Exchange Commission, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, the U.S. Department of Justice, and other state and federal regulators. Ms. Flinn also has represented clients in connection with civil litigation in federal court. Her experience includes defending clients with respect to potential liability under federal securities laws and the False Claims Act.
In addition, Ms. Flinn is involved in various pro bono matters at K&L Gates, including the representation of a client in federal habeas proceedings.
Ms. Flinn was previously a law clerk for the Honorable Joseph R. Goodwin for the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of West Virginia, where she assisted in managing the civil docket and the MDL docket that contained over 70,000 product liability actions. In addition, she served as a judicial extern for the Honorable Robert B. King for the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit. Ms. Flinn was also a K&L Gates summer associate in 2013.