PeopleAnne M. Meyer

Anne M. Meyer

PeopleAnne M. Meyer

  • University of Iowa College of Law (J.D., with distinction, 2002)
    • Writer and Symposium Editor, Journal of Transnational Law and Contemporary Problems
  • University of Iowa, Bordeaux Comparative Law Program (Arcachon, France, Summer 2000)
  • Loras College (B.A., Business, Physical Education, maxima cum laude, 1998)

  • State Bar of Arizona
    • Tax Section
      • Chair (2020-2021)
      • Chair Elect (2019-2020)
      • Budget Officer (2017-2018)
      • Secretary (2016-2017)
      • Executive Council, Member at Large (2014-2016)
      • Seminar Chair, State Bar of Arizona Annual Convention (2013)
  • American Bar Association
    • Section of Taxation
      • Joint Counsel on Employee Benefits meeting with IRS and Treasury, Scrivener (2007-2018)
      • Employee Benefits Committee's Distributions Subcommittee, Chair (2015-2018), Vice-Chair (2012-2015)
      • Employee Benefits Committee's Defined Benefit Subcommittee, Young Lawyer Liaison (2007-2009)
  • Western Pension and Benefits Council, Phoenix Chapter
    • President (2013-2014)
    • Secretary (2008-2009)
    • Board Member (2007-2017)

  • "Data Privacy and Cybersecurity," Presenter, Snell & Wilmer Virtual CLE Series (June 1, 2021)
  • "To Err is Human, To Forgive is Up to the IRS," Presenter, Western Pension & Benefits Council, Phoenix Chapter, 2021 Spring Conference (May 19, 2021)
  • "Biden DOL Will Allow Fiduciary Rule Rewrite to Take Effect (1)," Quoted, Bloomberg Law (February 12, 2021)
  • “Executive Compensation Update: CARES Act, Incentive Compensation, Tax Cuts and Jobs Act – Section 162(m),” Presenter, Thirteenth Annual Proxy Season Update Webinar (January 7, 2021) 
  • “ERISA Fiduciary Training,” Presenter, Members of ERISA Fiduciary Employee Committee, HR Department and Legal Team of an Arizona-Based Health Care Provider (December 4, 2020)
  • "With a New Administration, Will the Department of Labor’s Fiduciary Rule Once Again be Revised?" Author, SW Benefits Blog (November 20, 2020)
  • “ERISA Fiduciary Training,” Presenter, Members of ERISA Fiduciary Employee Committee, HR Department and Legal Team of an Energy Holding Company (August 2020) 
  • “Dollars and Cents: Fees Matter – ERISA Fiduciary Update,” Presenter, Snell & Wilmer’s 2020 Year-End CLE Series: Virtual Edition (August 20, 2020)
  • “ERISA Fiduciary Training,” Presenter, Members of ERISA Fiduciary Employee Committee, HR Department and Legal Team of an Electric Utility Company (May 2020)
  • "CARES Act Provides Funding Relief for Single Employer Pension Plans," Author, SW Benefits Update (March 27, 2020)
  • "It CARES Act and Defined Contribution Plans: A Brief Summary for Plan Sponsors," Author, SW Benefits Updates (March 27, 2020)
  • “Executive Compensation Update,” Presenter, Twelfth Annual Proxy Season Update (January 9, 2020) 
  • "IRS Publishes 2019 Required Amendments List," Co-Author, SW Benefits Blog (December 16, 2019)
  • “Distribution Dilemmas: Loans and Hardships,” Presenter, Western Pension & Benefits Council, Phoenix Chapter (November 14, 2019)
  • “Dollars & Cents: Fees Matter,” Presenter, CBIZ Seminar Series (November 5, 2019)
  • “Emerging Trends in Employee Benefit Plan Design and Administration,” Speaker, ABA TIPS Mid-Winter Symposium on Insurance and Employee Benefits (January 2018)
  • “Employee Benefits Deferred Benefit Plans and Distributions Update,” Panelist, 2017 ABA Section of Taxation Joint Fall Meeting (September 2017) 
  • “Employee Benefits Deferred Benefit Plans and Distributions Update,” Panelist, 2017 ABA Section of Taxation Midyear Meeting (February 2017) 

  • AZ Business Leaders, AZ Business Leaders Magazine (2020)
  • Chambers USA: America's Leading Lawyers for Business®, Employment & Labor (2019); Employee Benefits (2020-2021)
  • The Best Lawyers in America®, Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law (2019-2022)
  • Southwest Super Lawyers®, Rising Stars Edition, Employee Benefits/ERISA (2012-2016)
  • Nolan Fellow, American Bar Association Section of Taxation (2009)

  • Assistance League of Phoenix, Advisory Council
  • UMOM New Day Centers, Inc., Board of Directors (2012-2018)
  • Iowa Law School Foundation, Class Agent
  • Valley Leadership Institute, Class 33

  • Arizona

  • Supreme Court of Arizona
  • United States District Court, District of Arizona