Merideth Q. McEntire is a partner with The Law Firm of John P. Mahoney, Esq., Attorneys at Law, PLLC, who focuses her practice on federal employment law.
Prior to joining The Law Firm of John P. Mahoney, Esq., Ms. McEntire’s practice centered on representing employees in federal district courts in multiple states and before the EEOC in cases involving discrimination and the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA).
Ms. McEntire began her legal career practicing worker’s compensation law in Hawaii before the Disability Compensation Division and the Labor and Industrial Relations Appeals Board. She also handled insurance defense and employment cases in Hawaii state and federal court. Ms. McEntire represented clients on the islands of Oahu, Maui, Kauai, and the Big Island of Hawaii.
Ms. McEntire attended Hendrix College in Conway, Arkansas, where she graduated cum laude with Distinction in Politics. Following college, Ms. McEntire worked in recruiting and employee relations for several companies in St. Louis, Missouri, and Nashville, Tennessee.
Ms. McEntire graduated with honors from the University of Arkansas at Little Rock William H. Bowen School of Law. In law school, she was the recipient of multiple academic scholarships, served on the UALR Law Review editorial board as the National Conference of Law Reviews Editor, and clerked for several law firms.
Ms. McEntire is licensed to practice law in Texas, North Carolina, and Hawaii (inactive), as well as the U.S. District Court for District of Hawaii; U.S. District Courts for Northern, Southern, Eastern, and Western Texas; U.S. District Courts for Eastern and Western Arkansas; and U.S. District Court for Eastern District of Missouri.
Ms. McEntire is a military spouse and the daughter of two retired federal employees. She is a member of the Military Spouse J.D. Network.
*LICENSED TO PRACTICE LAW IN TEXAS, NORTH CAROLINA, AND HAWAII (INACTIVE) ONLY. NOT ADMITTED TO THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA BAR. DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA PRACTICE LIMITED TO PROVIDING LEGAL SERVICES TO MEMBERS OF THE PUBLIC SOLELY BEFORE A SPECIAL COURT, DEPARTMENT, OR AGENCY OF THE UNITED STATES.