Kevin Patrick Meehan

Of Counsel

Overview

K. Patrick Meehan is of counsel in Holland & Knight's Tampa office. He practices in the areas of mergers and acquisitions, telecommunications, technology, corporate, finance, healthcare and general business law. Mr. Meehan represents companies involved in various industries, including communications towers, contract manufacturing, real estate development, fiber optics, information technology, software, mobile telephone, cable television, radio and television broadcasting, on matters relating to compliance with federal and state law, major contracts, international and domestic mergers and acquisitions, private equity and debt transactions, intellectual property licensing and general business.

Mr. Meehan has represented companies involved in substantial merger and acquisition transactions including the purchase and sale of communications towers, numerous radio and television broadcast stations, cable television systems, cellular telephone companies, equipment distributors, contract manufacturing and a variety other transactions for clients in many industries. Mr. Meehan has also assisted clients in substantial senior and subordinated debt transactions and private equity financings.

Prior to joining Holland & Knight, Mr. Meehan was vice president and general counsel of Palmer Wireless, Inc., a cellular telephone company serving the southeastern United States. Palmer Wireless, Inc. was traded on the NASDAQ. Mr. Meehan also served as general counsel to Price Communications Corporation subsidiary, Price Communications Wireless, Inc. until joining Holland & Knight in January, 1999. Mr. Meehan was a member of the State Caucus of the Cellular Telephone Industry Association, representing the views of wireless telecommunications carriers before legislatures and regulatory agencies.

Mr. Meehan was a member of the Catholic University Law Review and a graduate of the Institute for Communications Law Studies at Catholic University. Prior to attending law school, Mr. Meehan was an anchorman and reporter for CBS television affiliate KMEG-TV in Sioux City, Iowa.

Credentials

Education
  • The Catholic University of America Columbus School of Law, J.D.
  • University of Nebraska-Lincoln, B.A., Broadcast Journalism
Bar Admissions/Licenses
  • District of Columbia
  • Florida
Memberships
  • The Florida Bar, Business Law Section, Health Law Section
  • District of Columbia Bar Association
Honors & Awards
  • Holland & Knight Public and Charitable Service All-Star, 2014

Publications