Having served as General Counsel at a billion-dollar company, Melissa can identify and assist with a broad range of needs for businesses. Whether its contract development, review or trademark filing and enforcement, she will handle each matter with the care and attention it deserves. Recognizing the specific challenges faced by entrepreneurs, Melissa tailors her legal strategies to protect their innovations, creations, and brands effectively.

Melissa is an active contributor to various professional organizations including the Dallas Women Lawyer’s Association and is passionate about elevating the standing of women, not only in the legal profession, but in every industry. She frequently conducts seminars and workshops, sharing her knowledge and insights to empower female entrepreneurs and educate them about intellectual property protection.

Melissa has been featured in prominent industry publications, including Trademark Lawyer Magazine and has been named among D Magazine’s Best Lawyers Under 40 in 2021 and 2023.

I recently found myself in need of legal advice. Hiring Melissa took the scary, confusing situation of navigating my options in the legal world and made it a simple process. She walked me through everything, was easy to reach and attentive to my needs.

Tori Adams

Having Melissa to guide us throughout our small business journey has been invaluable! She is responsive, knowledgeable, and always goes the extra mile for us to ensure we understand the issues.

Hurricane Volleyball Academy

“Needed a contract reviewed quickly, and Melissa was able to get to it right away and keep my business moving!  Highly recommend!”

Stephanie H.
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