Meghan Gehr Hubbard Partner

Meghan practices within the firm's private wealth services group and practices primarily in the area of fiduciary litigation and estate and trust administration.

As a member of McGuireWoods’ fiduciary advisory services practice group, Meghan also frequently advises corporate and individual fiduciaries regarding administration matters related to the fiduciary’s diverse duties and broad-ranging discretionary decisions.

Meghan has handled complex estate administration disputes, mediation of family disputes, guardianship hearings, beneficiary agreements, trust modifications and terminations, tax controversy cases, premarital agreements, and estate planning documents. 

While earning her law degree from the University of Richmond, Meghan received the CALI Excellence for the Future Awards for Securities Regulation, Estate & Gift Taxation, Agency and Partnership. While at the University of Richmond, she also served as an intern with the Virginia State Corporation Commission.

  • Virginia
  • Maryland

Selected for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America, Litigation - Trusts and Estates, 2019-2023; Trusts and Estates, 2023, Woodward/White, Inc.

Selected for inclusion, Private Wealth Law, “Up and Coming,” Virginia, Chambers HNW Guide, 2022

Named to “Legal Elite," Taxes/Estates/Trusts, 2020, 2022, Virginia Business

Named to "Virginia Rising Stars," Estate and Trust Litigation, Super Lawyers, Thomson Reuters, 2015-2020

  • University of Richmond School of Law, JD, magna cum laude, CLE Symposium Editor, Richmond Journal of Law and Public Interest, 2010
  • McGill University, BCom, 2005

Member, Legislative Committee, Wills, Trusts & Estates Section, Virginia Bar Association

Member, Virginia State Bar

Member, Richmond Bar Association

  • Speaker, "Getting it Right on the Front End: How to Draft an Estate Plan to Avoid Common Administration Issues," Virginia Bar Association 133rd Annual Meeting, January 20, 2023
  • Speaker, "Recent Developments in Fiduciary Litigation," 59th Annual NAEPC Advanced Estate Planning Strategies Conference, Ft. Lauderdale, FL, November 18, 2022
  • Speaker, "Recent Updates in Fiduciary Litigation," William & Mary Tax Conference, November 13, 2022
  • Speaker, "Recent Developments in Fiduciary Litigation," 68th Annual William & Mary Tax Conference, Williamsburg, VA, November 11, 2022
  • Speaker, "Modifying Irrevocable Trusts," The American College of Trust and Estate Counsel (ACTEC) 2022 Southeast Regional Meeting, Richmond, VA, September 11, 2022
  • Speaker, Perennial Problems Facing Corporate Fiduciaries, May 24, 2022
  • Speaker, "Confidentiality and Attorney-Client Privilege with Trusts," American Bankers Association, November 4, 2021
  • Speaker, "Fiduciary Case Update," New Developments in Tax and Wealth Planning: Private Wealth Services Annual Fall Seminars, October 28, 2021
  • Faculty, "Recent Developments in Fiduciary Litigation," 40th Annual Trusts and Estates Seminar, Virginia CLE, October 19, 2021
  • Speaker, "Trends in Fiduciary Litigation," Trust Administrator's Council of Richmond, January 13, 2021
  • Speaker, "Fixing the Broken Trust: Modifying, Restructuring, and Terminating Irrevocable Trusts," Conner-Zaritsky 41st Annual Advanced Estate Planning and Administration Seminar, September 24, 2020
  • Speaker, "Managing Trusts and Estates To Avoid Litigation," NeXt Estate Planning Group, January 16, 2020
  • Speaker, "Your Charity is a Beneficiary: What Next?," Virginia Gift Planning Council, November 2019
  • Speaker, "Your Charity is a Beneficiary: What Next?," 17th Annual Nonprofit Seminar: Staying Current in a Changing Landscape, September - November 2019
  • Speaker, "Recent Developments in Fiduciary Litigation," Tips to Avoid Becoming The Subject of Fiduciary Litigation, Virginia CLE, Williamsburg, October 2019
  • Speaker, "Recent Developments in Fiduciary Litigation," American Bankers Association 2019 Wealth Management and Trust Conference, February 11, 2019
  • Speaker, "Fiduciary Litigation Updates in the Trust and Estate Area," Fiduciary Risk Management and Compliance Roundtable, December 4, 2018
  • Faculty, "Fiduciary Case Law Update: What Planners (and Clients) Need to Know," 37th Annual Trusts and Estates Seminar, Virginia CLE, October 30, 2018
  • Speaker, "Squaring the Circle: The history, recent statutory and case law developments, and contemporary challenges of applying the attorney-client privilege in the fiduciary realm," 53rd Annual Southern Federal Tax Institute, October 25, 2018
  • Speaker, "Ethics Involving Fiduciaries and Closely Held Businesses" and "Fiduciary Litigation Update," 13th Annual Fiduciary Advisory Services Seminar: Opportunities for Fiduciaries in Times of Change, October 3, 2018
  • Speaker, "Ethics" and "Fiduciary Litigation Update," 12th Annual Fiduciary Advisory Services Seminar: Issues Confronting Institutional Fiduciaries, October 4, 2017
  • Speaker, "Fiduciary Litigation Update," Richmond Paralegal Association, February 22, 2017
  • Speaker, "Lessons from Virginia Fiduciary Litigation Cases," 35th Annual Trusts and Estates Seminar, October 20, 2016
  • Speaker, "Managing Charitable Bequests to Avoid Litigation," 14th Annual Nonprofit Seminar-Staying Current in a Changing Landscape, October 2016
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