Melissa has more than 15 years of experience providing litigation support in cases before federal and state trial and appellate courts. She routinely works on commercial, IP, employment, environmental, personal injury, and trusts and estates litigation, seeing cases through from beginning to end, including case evaluation, investigation, research, pleadings and motions, electronic document management and production, settlement analysis, trials, and appeals.

In addition, Melissa works on a wide variety of labor and employment law matters including affirmative action, wage and hour audits, arbitrations, workplace investigations, and proceedings before the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC), New York State Division of Human Rights, and the New York State Workers' Compensation Board.

She also provides support in the area of employee benefits, assisting plan administrators in handling qualified domestic relations orders (QDROs). 

  • Western New York Paralegal Association