The California workers Melissa helps through her work at Lawyers for Justice, PC are at the core of everything she cares about professionally. In her tenure at the firm, Melissa has advocated and fought for many undervalued workers. Through her demonstrable talent for litigation, she’s successfully obtained significant recoveries for class members and aggrieved employees in dozens of cases.
Melissa has a wealth of experience analyzing and presenting complex cases at mediation. At Lawyers for Justice, PC she has channelled her energy and knowledge into representing employees in PAGA claims and class action lawsuits.
In law school, she was an active member of the Law Review; she made a move to Tulane University College of Law in her final year of law school. She has a deep history and skill in uncovering fraudulent practices and even provided pro bono legal services to victims of Hurricane Katrina.
- JD, University of Toledo College of Law
- BGS, Louisiana State University
- Law Clerk, Louisiana 32nd Judicial District Court
- Pro Bono legal services to the Student Hurricane Network in the wake of Hurricane Katrina