Megan E. Compton

Megan E. Compton

Santa Barbara, California

Megan Ellestad Compton has been a member of the Ghitterman, Ghitterman & Feld team since 2006. Admitted to the Bar in 2012, she is a graduate of the Santa Barbara College of Law and also holds a B.S. in Horticultural Science from Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo.

Ms. Compton is an experienced bilingual (Spanish) attorney with extensive experience in litigation, community relations, public speaking and media events. Prior to her legal career, she worked in landscape design and construction.

Megan enjoys bringing simplicity to complex situations.  She is committed to helping clients navigate complicated legal matters, and loves resolving problems and helping clients move forward with their lives.  Megan deeply believes in Ghitterman, Ghitterman &Feld’s ethos of being dedicated and persistent advocates for the firm’s clients.


  • English (Primary)
  • Spanish