Meredith St. Clair Trego


Meredith Trego is an associate in the firm’s Real Estate Department, focusing her practice on land use and zoning matters. Meredith has experience working with a variety of city agencies through the zoning and permitting processes, including appearances before the Philadelphia Historical Commission and providing assistance to matters before the Zoning Board of Adjustment and the Civic Design Review Committee. Meredith also has experience with transactional matters, including property acquisitions and dispositions, financing, and leasing.

Prior to her role at Ballard Spahr, Meredith managed real estate development at Philadelphia’s Department of Planning and Development, where she coordinated real estate development projects through government approvals and developed new policies and legislation to improve planning, zoning, and permitting procedures. Meredith also holds a Master of City Planning degree with a focus on environmental and land use planning.

Professional Highlights

Speaking Engagements

"Philadelphia Zoning and Land Use Legislative and Regulatory Update," Ballard Spahr Philadelphia Zoning and Land Use Breakfast Briefing, July 26, 2022



Temple University Beasley School of Law (J.D., summa cum laude, 2021)
Order of the Coif

University of Maryland (M.C.P. 2012)

The College of William and Mary (B.A., magna cum laude, 2008)