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Maeghan Whitehead | Partner

maeghan.whitehead@griffithbarbee.com | 214.446.6039 |

Maeghan Whitehead counsels and advocates for businesses and individuals in complex commercial and intellectual property disputes. She represents clients ranging from Fortune 100 companies to entrepreneurs across a wide variety of industries and has litigated cases in numerous federal and state courts. Clients appreciate Maeghan’s frank demeanor and practical, business-oriented approach, as well as her ability to excel when the stakes are high.

Maeghan has been selected to D Magazine’s Best Lawyers and Best Lawyers Under 40 in Dallas lists and is serving as the 2021-2022 Co-Chair of Attorneys Serving the Community. She is a graduate of the Leadership Arts Institute by Business Council for the Arts and is a member of the 2022 class of DBA WE LEAD. She received her JD from Tulane University Law School and graduated with honors from the University of Texas, receiving BS and BA degrees.

Education

JD, Tulane University Law School
• Certificate of Specialization in International & Comparative Law
• Executive Editor, Tulane Journal of International &
Comparative Law
• Extern to the Hon. Stanwood R. Duval, Jr. of the US District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana
BS & BA, with honors, The University of Texas at Austin

Admissions

State Bar of Texas
US Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit
US Court of Appeals, Federal Circuit
US District Court, Northern District of Texas
US District Court, Southern District of Texas
US District Court, Eastern District of Texas
US District Court, Western District of Texas

Honors

Best Lawyers Under 40 in Dallas by D Magazine, Business/Commercial Litigation (2022)
DBA WE LEAD, Class of 2022
Texas Rising Stars by Thomson Reuters, Business Litigation (2019-2022)
Best Lawyers in Dallas by D Magazine, Business/Commercial Litigation (2021)
Business Council for the Arts, Leadership Arts Institute, Class of 2018-2019

Associations

State Bar of Texas
Dallas Bar Association
Dallas Women Lawyers Association
Dallas Association of Young Lawyers Foundation, Life Fellow

Community

Attorneys Serving the Community, Leadership Member
Texas Women’s Foundation, Member of XIX Society
Shakespeare Dallas, Board Member (2019-2021)
Texas Exes Life Member
Longhorn Foundation, Member