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Megan E. Boyd

Instructor    Legal Writing Instructor    

B.B.A., Mercer University
J.D., Mercer University


Legal Writing


Megan E. Boyd joined the Georgia State University College of Law faculty in 2014 as a legal writing instructor for the Lawyering: Foundations program. Before coming to Georgia State Law, Boyd served as a law clerk to Judge Asha F. Jackson and worked as a litigator at a mid-size law firm in Atlanta, where she focused on bad faith, coverage defense and served as the co-chair of the appellate practice group. She has represented clients in Georgia state and federal trial courts and in the Georgia federal appellate courts.

Boyd is the author of the book, Show, Don’t Tell: Legal Writing for the Real World, (co-written with Adam Lamparello). She has written numerous articles on legal writing, and has spoken on the topic at conferences and seminars. She maintains a legal writing blog at In 2013, Boyd’s blog was recognized as one of the best legal blogs in the nation by the ABA Blawg.

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