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

News, Analysis & Press

OFCCP Announces Ombud Service


September 25, 2018

EEO-1 Reporting Deadline Still March 31


September 12, 2018

Littler's WPI Labor Day Report 2018

WPI Report

August 30, 2018

Speaking Engagements

2018 Ohio Regional Employer Conference

Cleveland, OH

October 18, 2018
2013 Ohio Employer Conference

Cleveland, OH

October 24, 2013


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

Bar Admission



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