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Melinda is an associate with the firm, focusing on business  and construction litigation, corporate formation and maintenance, and surety law. She joined the firm in 2006. Previously she spent three years at a mid-size Durham, NC firm, where she practiced medical malpractice, wrongful death, and personal injury litigation.

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Education
University of Virginia, B.A., 1995
Auburn University, M.A., 1999
Wake Forest University School of Law, J.D., 2002

Bar Affiliations
North Carolina Bar Association
Wake County Bar Association
American Bar Association

Admitted to Practice
All North Carolina state courts
U.S. District Court for the Eastern, Middle, and Western Districts of North Carolina

Wake Forest School of Law

  • C.A.L.I. Award for Excellence in Comparative Constitutional Law
  • C.A.L.I. Award for Excellence in Environmental Law
  • Teaching Assistant for Legal Research and Writing Program
  • Writing Tutor for Legal Research and Writing Program
Personal

Community Involvement
Carolina Ballet – volunteer