Melissa offers the full range of services to her family law clients, including litigation, negotiation, collaborative law, mediation, and consultation. She has practiced family law in Washington, D.C. and Maryland since the beginning of her career and is an experienced litigator that handles the full range of family law cases, including support, property, child custody, and divorce matters. Melissa works closely with her clients to ensure that their goals are met and the proper process is chosen at the proper time to help her clients’ families restructure. Melissa is adept at counseling her clients so they understand their options and can make educated decisions moving forward to the next stage of their lives. She also represents children in contested custody litigation, relocation cases and abduction cases.