Tom, Meagan

Meagan Tom

Counsel
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Meagan Tom concentrates her practice in consumer finance law. She regularly represents clients in state and federal courts throughout California, including bankruptcy courts, at both the trial court and appellate court level. She has extensive experience prosecuting and defending actions involving:

  • Consumer fraud and unfair business practices claims
  • Contract disputes
  • Mortgage servicing
  • Mitigation strategy and repurchase demands

Meagan also has extensive experience with issues relating to:

  • California’s Unfair Competition Law (UCL)
  • California Homeowners’ Bill of Rights (HBOR)
  • Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA)
  • Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (FDCPA)
  • Home Affordable Modification Program (HAMP)
  • Real Estate Settlement Procedures Act (RESPA)
  • Rosenthal Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (RFDCPA or Rosenthal Act)
  • Truth in Lending Act (TILA)

Prior to joining Locke Lord, Meagan also practiced in the area of general liability defense, with an emphasis on construction defect litigation.

CREDENTIALS
Education
  • J.D., Chapman University School of Law, 2010
    Chapman Law Review, Senior Articles Editor (2009-2010)
  • B.A., Asian American Studies and History, Scripps College, 2007
Bar Admissions
  • California
  • Hawaii
Court Admissions
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
  • U.S. District Court for the Central District of California
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of California
  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California
  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of California
  • U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Central District of California
  • U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of California
  • U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Northern District of California
  • U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of California
  • U.S. District Court for the District of Hawaii