Meredith C. Shoop advises and represents employers in matters of employment law and labor relations, including in arbitration and mediation and in litigation involving:

  • Discrimination
  • Wrongful termination
  • Wage and hour law
  • Labor arbitrations
  • Labor relations
  • Unfair labor practices
  • Non-compete agreements

She appears regularly in state and federal courts, as well as before the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, the National Labor Relations Board, the Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs and the Ohio Civil Rights Commission. She is highly-knowledgeable in matters arising under:

  • Title VII
  • The National Labor Relations Act
  • Executive Order 11246
  • Ohio Revised Code Title 41

Additionally, Meredith provides employers with counseling on a range of employment law issues, such as legal compliance. Her diverse group of clients includes:

  • Hospitals
  • Communications, including telecommunications companies
  • Construction companies
  • Transportation authorities
  • Retailers
  • Manufacturers
  • Lending institutions

Previously, Meredith was a judicial extern to the Honorable Judge Peter C. Economus of the United States District Court, Northern District of Ohio.

Professional & Community Affiliations


Ohio State Bar Association


Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association


Class of 2013

Cleveland Bridge Builders


Volunteer Lawyers for the Arts Committee

Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association

Partner in Justice

Legal Aid Society of Cleveland

Speaking Engagements

2013 Ohio Employer Conference

Cleveland, OH

October 24, 2013


  • J.D., Case Western Reserve University, 2009 cum laude
  • B.A., Kent State University, 2006 summa cum laude
  • B.F.A., Kent State University, 2003 summa cum laude

Bar Admission



  • U.S. District Court, Northern District of Ohio