Melanie focuses her practice on complex civil litigation. Prior to joining FGMC, she served a year term as a Pro-Bono Law Clerk to the Honorable Christine M. Arguello of the United States District Court for the District of Colorado. During her clerkship, she drafted numerous orders in criminal and civil actions, composed bench memoranda, and prepared jury instructions.
Melanie received her J.D. from Boston College Law School, where she was a member of the National Moot Court Team, the Gulf Crisis Response Team, and the Law and Religion Program. She is also a graduate of the National Institute for Trial Advocacy. In addition to her work at the firm, Melanie is active in the Colorado Women’s Bar Association, and she regularly volunteers at free local legal clinics.