Meghan Féronie Loisel

Meghan Féronie Loisel

San Francisco, California

Ms. Loisel advocates on behalf of employees in individual and class action litigation in a range of employment matters. She has experience with discrimination, harassment, retaliation, failure to accommodate, and constitutional claims.

Before joining Rudy, Exelrod, Zieff & Lowe LLP, Ms. Loisel was a deputy county counsel for Santa Clara County. She defended the County and its employees in employment, civil rights, and tort cases. She also litigated complex affirmative cases on behalf of the County and the People of the State of California, and was a member of the trial team who litigated a public nuisance action against former lead paint manufacturers, People v. Atlantic Richfield Company. Ms. Loisel also litigated civil rights cases as a fellow at the American Civil Liberties Union's Reproductive Freedom Project in New York City.

Ms. Loisel graduated from New York University School of Law where she was the symposium editor for the Review of Law and Social Change. During law school, she worked as a law clerk for the Legal Aid Society Employment Law Center and the Bronx Defenders. Ms. Loisel received her undergraduate degree in History and Government from the University of Texas at Austin.

Areas of Practice

  • Employment Law
  • Wage and Hour
  • Discrimination, Retaliation, and Harassment
  • Employment Agreements and Severance Negotiations
  • Whistleblower Retaliation

Litigation Percentage

  • 100% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • New York, 2013
  • California, 2013
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of California, 2013
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 9th Circuit, 2014


  • New York University School of Law, New York, New York
    • J.D.
    • Law Review: Review of Law and Social Change, Symposium Editor
  • University of Texas at Austin, Austin, Texas
    • B.A. summa cum laude
    • Major: History and Government

Honors and Awards

  • Recognition of Outstanding Service to the County Counsel Association, 2014

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • New York State Bar Association, Member
  • California State Bar Association

Past Employment Positions

  • County of Santa Clara, Deputy County Counsel, 2012 - 2016
  • American Civil Liberties Union , Legal Fellow, 2011 - 2012

Pro Bono Activities

  • Legal Aid Society Employment Law Center