Tiffany N. Meriweather (Co-Chair, Young Leadership Board)
Tiffany N. Meriweather is an Associate in the Banking and Institutional Investing Group at Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP. She has represented clients in a variety of industries, including sports, financial services, healthcare, technology, and journalism. Her experience at the firm includes multi-million dollar credit transactions, restructurings, divestitures, and corporate governance. Tiffany has extensive pro bono experience, and has successfully represented clients in the formation of not-for-profit organizations, tax-exemption applications, social security disability claims, child support disputes, and child custody matters. In addition, she currently serves on a team of attorneys assisting NYNY with grant applications and general corporate matters.
Since 2006 Tiffany has been actively involved with Legal Outreach, and has served the organization in various capacities including Summer Law Institute Instructor, recruiter, debate coach, and currently as a mentor. She is a trained and certified mediator, and has mediated cases in New York Civil Court, public schools, and community centers. Tiffany mentors high school and college students on an individual basis, enjoys public speaking, and is a lifetime Girl Scout.
Tiffany received a Bachelor of Arts degree with a double major in Psychology and Political Science from Emory University in 2005 and a Juris Doctor from Columbia Law School in 2008. Additionally, Tiffany studied abroad at the Universidad de Salamanca in Salamanca, Spain and represented the City of Atlanta as a Student Ambassador to Fukuoka, Japan. She is a native of Atlanta, Georgia and currently resides in Harlem, New York.