Megan Mazza

Megan Mazza
Phone: (619) 260-7974
Office: Hughes Administration Center 320

Associate General Counsel

Megan Mazza joined the Office of the General Counsel in January 2016. In her role as Associate General Counsel, Megan advises University personnel on a wide array of legal issues, including: research compliance, contract development and review, real estate, construction, student issues, employment and faculty matters, academics, intellectual property, finance, athletics, risk management, and compliance.

Megan has practiced law in San Diego since 2004. Prior to joining USD she practiced as a real estate and business litigator. She also advised clients on a wide range of transactional matters, including contract drafting and interpretation, corporate compliance, and land use issues. Megan was selected as a Super Lawyers Rising Star in 2015 and 2016, a San Diego Business Journal Best of the Bar lawyer in 2015, and a Top Young Attorney by The Daily Transcript in 2011.

Megan is an active member in a number of community service endeavors. She is a member of the Lawyers Club of San Diego and the San Diego County Bar Association, is a finance committee member for St. Agnes Catholic Church, and has served on the Board of Directors of the Big Sister League of San Diego.

Megan earned her J.D. from the University of Michigan Law School, and her B.A. in Government from the University of Notre Dame. Megan and her husband, Peter, who is also a lawyer, have two young daughters.