John S. Meade IV joined the firm as a Senior Associate in 2021, having previously been associated with prominent regional defense firms. Mr. Meade focuses his practice on the defense of insureds and insurance carriers in general liability, premises liability, products liability, construction liability, automobile liability, and insurance coverage litigation on a state and federal level.

Mr. Meade received his Juris Doctorate from Hofstra University School of Law in 2013. At Hofstra, he served as a managing editor of the Journal of International Business & Law. He obtained a Bachelor of Arts from Florida Atlantic University in 2009 with a major in political science and a minor in non-western history. Mr. Meade is admitted to practice in New York State as well as the United States District Courts for the Eastern and Southern Districts of New York.

In 2022 Mr. Meade was selected to the Super Lawyers New York Metro Rising Stars list, an honor reserved for those lawyers who exhibit excellence in practice and awarded to only 2.5% of attorneys in the New York metro area.

Mr. Meade resides in Port Washington, New York with his wife and daughter.