Melissa is a solicitor in our Family Law team. In 2018 she joined Mackrell Turner Garrett, having previously qualified as a lawyer in 2014, having completed her training at a south-east London law firm, before moving to a regional firm in Surrey.
Melissa advises clients on a broad range of Family Law issues with a particular emphasis on divorce and separation, where all matters are agreed, through to complex litigation over children issues or financial arrangements following a divorce.
She also has experience drafting, reviewing and advising clients in relation to family contracts, including Cohabitation Agreements, Pre/Post Nuptial Agreements and Separation Agreements.
Her clients range from low to high net worth individuals, including couples with assets held overseas in separate legal jurisdictions.
Melissa is committed to a non-confrontational and constructive approach to family disputes. Her clients often value this approach at what can be one of the most distressing times in their lives. They benefit from advice tailored to their specific needs and circumstances.
Melissa is a member of the Family Law organisation, Resolution.