• Adjunct Professor, College Of Law - Dean
  • Adjunct Associate Professor, College Of Law


Megan J. Houdeshel is a member of Parr Brown’s Environmental and Natural Resources Law team. She works with clients to assist them through the environmental permitting process and defends clients in enforcement proceedings before the Utah Department of Environmental Quality and the Environmental Protection Agency. Along with Parr Brown’s environmental litigation team, Megan defends her clients’ environmental permits in agency adjudications and on appeal before Utah’s appellate courts.

Megan earned her Juris Doctor in 2009 from the University of Utah’s S.J. Quinney College of Law with high honors, where she served as Editor-in-Chief for the Journal of Land Resources and Environmental Law and received the Wallace Stegner Center Certificate in Natural Resources & Environmental Law. Megan currently serves on the Rocky Mountain Mineral Law Foundation’s Young Professionals Committee.

Prior to Parr Brown, she served as a judicial law clerk for the Honorable Justice Jill N. Parrish of the Utah State Supreme Court.  Megan has been recognized in the 2013-2015 Mountain States Super Lawyers as a “Rising Star.”