Megan Peterson is a partner at Simon, Peragine, Smith & Redfearn in New Orleans, Louisiana. Her practice focuses on civil litigation, primarily involving premises, retail, trucking, and product liability defense. She is licensed to practice in all state and federal courts of Louisiana and Mississippi, as well as the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit and U.S. Supreme Court. Megan is a past president for the Association for Women Attorneys in New Orleans and is active in both the Young Lawyers and Retail & Hospitality Committees within DRI. Megan has consistently been selected as a SuperLawyers "Rising Star" in civil litigation defense since 2014.