John McMeekin and Meredith Mack speak on Personal Jurisdiction to XL Catlin on Sept. 20

John C. McMeekin II and Meredith A. Mack gave a presentation concerning “Updates and Developments in Personal Jurisdiction and Due Process” to XL Caitlin on September 20, 2017.

John C. McMeekin II represents clients as local, national and trial counsel in environmental, toxic and mass torts product and related class actions, products liability, insurance coverage and aviation litigation. He graduated magna cum laude from the University of Baltimore School of Law. John is admitted to practice in Pennsylvania, New Jersey and Maryland and related U.S. District Courts. He has been published in professional and law review journals on a variety of topics related to toxic tort and environmental litigation. His significant cases can be found in the BNA Law Reports and Law 360. He was recently elected Section Secretary of the Tort Trial & Insurance Practice Section of the American Bar Association. He has served as the Section Revenue Officer, Chair of the Toxic Tort & Environmental Law Committee, Chair of the International Law Committee, Chair of the CLE Board and is currently co-Chairing the Corporate Counsel Initiative Task Force. In addition to his service with the ABA, John chaired the Philadelphia Bar Association Environmental and Toxic Tort Law Committee and has been a member of the Delaware Valley Environmental Inn of Court. He is a member of the Firm’s Executive Committee and Chair of the Firm’s Aviation Section. He has been selected as a Pennsylvania Super Lawyer by Law & Politics Magazine in 2005-2011, 2014, 2015 and 2017. He has been rated AV Preeminent by Martindale-Hubbell.

John can be reached directly at (215) 575-4324 •

Meredith A. Mack concentrates her practice in the area of environmental, mass and toxic torts. She graduated from Yale University in 2005 with a Bachelor of Arts degree with distinction and was a member of the women’s varsity lacrosse team for four years. She earned a J.D. degree from Wake Forest University School of Law in 2008 where she served as Vice President of the Student Bar Association, acted as the teaching assistant for Wake Forest’s Pre-trial Practice and Procedure Program and helped establish the Youth Advocacy Group. Meredith is a Hearing Committee Member serving the Disciplinary Board of the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania. She is a member of the Philadelphia and Pennsylvania Bar Associations. She is admitted to practice in Pennsylvania and New Jersey as well as before the U.S. District for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania.

Meredith can be reached directly at (215) 575- 4311 •