“The Third Branch,” A Discussion of the Supreme Court with Mizzou Alum Taylor Meehan


Join Missouri graduate Taylor (Rausch) Meehan (Class of 2010) in a discussion about her experience as a law clerk at the U.S. Supreme Court, her Supreme Court debut arguing Patel v. Garland this Term, and her reflections on the Supreme Court as one of America’s enduring institutions. The event, co-sponsored by the Kinder Institute and MU Law School, will take place on February 11 at 1pm in the Hulston Hall Courtroom (Room 111).


Taylor Meehan is a partner at Consovoy McCarthy PLLC. Her practice currently focuses on constitutional issues in the federal courts, including at the Supreme Court. Last year, she argued her first Supreme Court case in Patel v. Garland, No. 20-979, as the court-appointed amicus curiae. Ms. Meehan is a former law clerk to Supreme Court Justices Antonin Scalia and Clarence Thomas and Judge William H. Pryor Jr. of the United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit. Meehan is a graduate of the University of Chicago Law School and the University of Missouri School of Journalism and College of Arts and Science. While at Missouri, Meehan bylined a human-interest column inspired by Studs Terkel for the Missourian.