Meagan Hassan, Managing Partner
At DEMOND & HASSAN, PLLC, Meagan Hassan is the firm's primary client contact and manages internet litigation, the international trade and customs practice, small business disputes, and is a client contact for immigration and bankruptcy issues.
Meagan has successfully resolved many of the firm's matters without the need for trial via a combination of mediation, negotiation, and strategic motion practice. However, when forced to trial, Meagan is successful on behalf of her clients and has obtained one of the largest jury verdicts in the State of Texas (and the largest in the U.S. in a cyber defamation case).
A graduate of Rutgers University, she continued her post-college education at Georgetown University, where she completed her coursework for a Master's of Arts in Arab Studies. While studying at Temple University's James E. Beasley School of Law, Meagan worked for a solo bankruptcy practitioner and a leading attorney in the field of international trade and customs in the Philadelphia area. After graduation, she back to Washington, D.C., where she worked in international tax compliance and trade for one year before moving to Texas.
Meagan began working with William Demond in Austin in 2008 and then opened the firm's Houston office in August 2011. She has spoken regarding immigration issues to the Malaysian embassy in Washington, D.C., and about privacy issues to groups in Texas.
Meagan has represented clients all over the State of Texas and is active in State and Local Bar Associations. She is also proficient in Arabic and French.
- Federal Courts:
- Southern District of Texas
- Eastern District of Texas
- Northern District of Texas
- New York
- Texas Trial Lawyers Association
- Houston Bar Association
- Houston Young Lawyers Association
- Harris County Criminal Lawyers Association
- Harris County Bar Association