Megan Elder is a native of New Orleans, LA. In 2011, she graduated from Thomas Jones School of Law and became licensed in Alabama shortly thereafter. In order to further advise clients on ways in which marriage and divorce affect their taxes and finances, she received a Master of Laws (LLM) Degree in taxation from the University of Denver.
Since 2011, her practice focus has been domestic relations, estate planning and probate. Megan joined Kirk.Drennan, P.C., in January, 2016, serving as an associate in both the Estate, Probate & Adoption Practice Group and the Divorce & Family Law Practice Group.
Megan was recognized as one of Birmingham Business Journal’s Rising Star Lawyers in 2016, and as one of the Top Women’s Attorneys of Birmingham in 2015 by B·Metro Magazine. She was also awarded the 2013 Pro Bono Attorney of the Year by the Birmingham Bar Association. She is an active member in both the Alabama State Bar and the Birmingham Bar Association. Outside of work, she has coached the Client Counseling Team at Cumberland School of Law.