Melina is originally from Cleveland, Ohio, and moved to Phoenix, Arizona from Columbus Ohio, where she worked as a paralegal and executive assistant. She completed her undergraduate studies at Central State University in Wilberforce, Ohio, and received her Bachelor's Degree in English/Pre-Law. Melina also completed a Certificate of Paralegal Studies program at Columbus State Community College located in Columbus, Ohio.
Melina is a January 2016 graduate of Arizona Summit Law School in Phoenix, Arizona. While in law school Melina worked tirelessly at her internship and externships to ensure that the legal rights of the disenfranchised had equal access to justice, thus she was awarded for her service a Pro Bono Service Award from Arizona Summit Law School, Center for Professional Development.
Melina is a dedicated and compassionate individual who believes in equality and justice for all.
Melina currently areas of practice are Civil Rights, Employment, and Personal Injury.