Attorney at Law
Offering detailed proficiency in appellate briefs, trial court motions, discovery, detailed pleadings and comprehensive research and case analysis. Also well-versed in business/corporate… read more agreements, condominium/co-op by-laws and general business.
- Appellate Litigation
- Breach of Contract
- Settlement Agreement
- Other Lawsuits & Disputes Matter
- Case Law Research
- Other Legal Research & Writing Matter
- Operating Agreement
- Shareholder Agreement
"Melissa worked with us to transfer our business to our former partners. She worked well with our partners’ attorney - she was very fair in the negotiations but she also made sure that we had no exposure in the future. She was very detail oriented and we will certainly use her again in the future."
Corwin Law, P.C
Nov 2018 - Present
Providing unparalleled legal research and writing to other attorneys.
Somer, Heller & Corwin, LLP
Dec 2003 - Oct 2018
Counseled and represented clients on matters from inception through settlement and/or trial (and through appeal) in the areas of landlord/tenant, mortgage foreclosure, civil and commercial litigation, personal injury, criminal/traffic, family/matrimonial, bankruptcy, business/corporate, and condominium/co-op general representation and foreclosure. Draft all applicable documents.
Keller, O'Reilly & Watson, P.C.
Sep 2002 - Nov 2003
Prepared pleadings, motions and discovery responses for State court medical malpractice and vertical transportation defense cases. Researched and drafted Federal court dispositive motions in defense of intentional tort and discrimination claims. Defended depositions and appeared for court-mandated conferences.