Margaret (Meg) R. McIntyre

Margaret (Meg) R. McIntyre

Washington, D.C.

Email [email protected]​

Phone +1 202 637 4885

Fax +1 202 637 5910

Practice groupCorporate & Finance

Margaret (Meg) McIntyre counsels executives and public and private clients across a wide array of industries about their unique needs in executive compensation and employee benefits and in understanding the complicated intersection of related tax, employment, securities, and corporate law issues.

Meg identifies and addresses executive compensation and employee benefits issues in mergers and acquisitions, spin-offs, initial public offerings, and other corporate transactions, including negotiating definitive agreements, preparing disclosures, addressing golden parachute tax issues, and advising on post-transaction integration matters. She regularly helps her clients in the design, drafting, negotiation, and administration of a broad array of compensation-related agreements, plans, and programs. In particular, she advises on equity-based and cash-based incentive plans and agreements and on executive employment, change in control, deferred compensation, and severance plans and agreements.

Awards and recognitions


Employee Benefits & Executive Compensation (District of Columbia)
Chambers USA


Rising Stars, Benefits
Law 360

Education and admissions


LL.M. in Taxation, New York University School of Law, 2011

J.D., The George Washington University Law School, with high honors, 2010

B.A., Wake Forest University, summa cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa, 2007

Bar admissions and qualifications

District of Columbia


Representative experience

NextEra Energy on the US$1.5bn sale of its FiberNet business to Crown Castle.

Dell in its US$3.055bn deal to sell its global information technology services division (Dell Services) to NTT Data.

Parkway Properties in its merger with Cousins Properties and simultaneous spin-off of the combined entities' Houston-based assets into a new publicly traded REIT.

Honeywell on its US$1.5bn acquisition of Intelligrated.

American Homes 4 Rent on its US$1.5bn acquisition of American Residential Properties.

Daimler AG and a Consortium of Audi AG, BMW Group, and Daimler in their US$3.1bn (€2.8bn) acquisition of HERE, the digital mapping business held by Nokia of Finland.

Orbital Sciences Corporation in connection with its US$5bn "merger of equals" transaction with Alliant Techsystems, Inc.

Cisco Systems, Inc. on its acquisition of ParStream GmbH and its separate acquisition of the Advanced Analytics business from Saggezza Inc.

Dell on its US$24.4bn going-private transaction.

SecureWorks Corp. on its US$112m carve-out IPO.

News Corp. on its spin-off from Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc.

News Corp. on its investment in the Yankees Entertainment and Sports Network.

Paramount Group, Inc. on its US$2.3bn IPO.

The Advisory Board Company on its US$850m acquisition of Royall & Company.

Dun & Bradstreet on its acquisition of NetProspex and its separate acquisition of Avention.

Cardinal Health in several acquisitions of healthcare and healthcare IT companies.

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