Mellissa is a native of Western New York, she holds a Bachelor of Science in Paralegal Studies from Hilbert College. She worked as a personal injury paralegal for many years before graduating from State University of New York at Buffalo Law School in 2015. She is licensed to practice in all New York State and Federal Trial Courts. She is a member of the New York State Bar Association and NYS Academy of Trial Lawyers. Mellissa’s career has focused on helping injured people. She has background in Wills, Trusts, and Estates that allows her to effectively assist in handling wrongful death cases. She continues to represent all types of clients in personal injury actions. Her cases include motor vehicle collisions, premises liability (slip-trip and falls), products liability, wrongful death, and medical malpractice. Her reputation is that of a caring and compassionate attorney with drive who zealously advocates for her clients.