Megan Filoon is the General Counsel, Secretary and Compliance Officer of Elicio Therapeutics, Inc., where she is responsible for managing the company’s legal affairs. Previously, Megan was the General Counsel and Corporate Secretary for Molecular Templates, Inc., a publicly traded, oncology focused biotech, where she was responsible for providing legal counsel to the company’s board of directors and management team and advising on corporate governance, securities, employment, and real estate matters, among other areas. In this role, she was responsible for managing the legal, human resources and administrative departments. Megan joined Molecular Templates as Corporate Counsel and during her time there, held roles of increasing responsibility, becoming General Counsel in February 2022. Prior to joining Molecular Templates, Megan was a corporate associate at Blank Rome LLP, where she represented public and private companies in mergers and acquisitions, asset sales, securities offerings, business formation and corporate governance matters. Megan earned her Juris Doctor from Rutgers School of Law, where she was the Business Editor of the Rutgers Journal of Law and Public Policy, and her Bachelor of Arts in history and political science from Boston University.
In her free time, you can find Megan running, baking, or trying out a new restaurant. She enjoys traveling and spending time with her family and French bulldog, Winston.