Melissa is a product of the Hunter Valley – growing up in Broke and attending Singleton High School. Melissa then went on to complete a Bachelor of Commerce degree and a Bachelor of Laws in which she graduated with honours.
Since her admission as a solicitor of the Supreme Court of NSW, Melissa has gained a wide range of experience in general practice and, in particular, in the areas of Property Law – both residential and commercial, Liquor Licensing and Gaming, Wills and Estates, Debt Recovery and other business related matters.
Melissa’s open and warm personality together with her professionalism, allows her to develop an excellent rapport with clients, work colleagues and other members of the profession. Her practical and personal approach assists clients to achieve timely and successful outcomes to their legal issues. Melissa takes much satisfaction from being able to assist clients, especially clients who are dealing with legal issues and lawyers for the first time, through the legal process in order to make the process understandable and a little less daunting.
Melissa is a member of the Law Society of NSW, the Hunter Region’s Law Society and the Maitland Business Chamber.
Melissa also loves sport – she is an avid Knights supporter. She also enjoys travelling, camping, water sports, reading, sewing, bushwalking and spending time with her husband and four children.