General Counsel

Heather M. Meglino, Esq.

General Counsel

Admissions

  • Florida
  • United States District Court for the Middle District of Florida
  • United States District Court for the Northern District of Florida
  • United States District Court for the Southern District of Florida

 

Practice Areas

  • Complex Civil Litigation
  • Business Law
  • Intellectual Property Law
    – Trade secrets, trademarks, copyrights
  • Employment Law
  • Technology and Science Law

 

Education

  • Barry University, Dwayne O. Andreas School of Law
    • Juris Doctor Degree
  • University of South Florida
    • Bachelor of Science Business Administration

 

Memberships

  • Association of Corporate Counsel (ACC)
  • Central Florida Association of Women Lawyers
  • American Bar Association
  • Orange County Bar Association
  • Labor & Employment Committee Past Committee Chair
  • Young Lawyers Section Board
  • Orlando Economic Partnership, Ambassadors Council

 

Awards

  • Super Lawyers, “Rising Star” 2015-2018
  • 2019 Awesome Attorneys via Orlando Family Magazine
  • Legal Elite “Best Business Advocacy Specialists-Central Florida” 2017
  • Orlando Business Journal “Central Florida’s Top Law Firms” 2017
  • AVVO “Client’s Choice Award” 2017
  • AVVO 10.0 Rating
  • Vice Justice of the Moot Court Honors Board
  • Most Valuable Advocate
  • Runner-up in a National First Amendment Competition.
  • ALI-ABA Scholarship and Leadership Award.
  • Scholarship Athlete University of South Florida

Biography

Heather M. Meglino serves as General Counsel for GeoTel and is the chief legal officer for the organization. She has broad experience counseling clients in areas spanning every aspect of business and commercial law, including contracts, complex business litigation, fraud-misrepresentation, employment law, intellectual property, licensing, science and technology.

Heather was previously Founder and Partner at Meglino Law, a law firm focused on business and commercial law. Additionally, Heather litigated cases including employment discrimination, sexual harassment, retaliation, overtime and unpaid wages, FMLA leave and disability issues, employment contracts, whistleblower and other employment law claims under various state and federal laws. Prior to Meglino Law, Heather practiced as an associate attorney in various law firms. She is licensed to practice law in Florida, and the United States District Courts for the Middle, Northern, and Southern Districts of Florida.

 

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