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Melissa Waver

Melissa Waver

Attorney - Research and Writing, Contract Drafting and Negotiating

Buellton
California
Licensed in
CA
Suffolk University Law
School
About
After graduating in the top three percent of her law school class, Melissa served as a judicial law clerk, and now works as a compliance and contract attorney.

Melissa’s current practice includes drafting and negotiating complex, high-dollar contracts as well as reviewing, researching and understanding federal regulations and implementing processes at a large institution to comply with federal laws. Melissa also has extensive experience researching and providing written analyses of a variety of legal questions.
2
Years
experience

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Work History

University of California, Santa Barbara

Federal Compliance Officer and Sponsored Projects Officer

Sep 2014 - Present

Review various federal policies to advise stakeholders on compliance.

Negotiate and draft contract terms such as forum selection, patents, copyrights, indemnification, and use of confidential/proprietary data.

Research and resolve various legal issues to ensure the client's interests are protected.

Sep 2014 - Present

Rhode Island Superior Court

Judicial law clerk

Aug 2013 - Aug 2014

Researched and drafted judicial decisions on a variety of matters such as personal jurisdiction, discoverability and admissibility of evidence, summary judgment, and proper implementation of administrative agency regulations.

Attended pre-trial conferences and court proceedings; conferred with judges on the resolution of pre-trial motions and administrative agency appeals.

Aug 2013 - Aug 2014

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