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Meagan Burrows

Staff Attorney

Reproductive Freedom Project


Meagan Burrows is a staff attorney with the ACLU’s Reproductive Freedom Project. She is currently litigating numerous cases, including J.D. v. Azar, the ACLU’s challenge to the Trump administration’s ban on abortion for unaccompanied immigrant minors; Robinson v. Marshall, a challenge to Alabama’s near-blanket ban on abortion; and Little Rock Family Planning Services v. Rutledge, a challenge to a number of Arkansas abortion restrictions, including a ban on abortion starting at 18 weeks, a ban on abortion based on a patient’s reason for their decision, and a law that would prohibit qualified physicians from continuing to safely provide abortion care for no conceivable health or medical purpose. Prior to joining the ACLU, Meagan served as a litigation associate at the law firm of Cravath, Swaine & Moore LLP in New York. Meagan holds a B.A. with First Class Honours in Political Science from McGill University and a J.D. from Columbia Law School, where she was a James Kent Scholar and recipient of the Jeffrey Williams Memorial Prize for Critical Rights Analysis.

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