Melisa received her Bachelor’s Degree in Political Science from the University of South Florida and her law degree from the University of Florida. While in law school she interned at Rural Women’s Health Project, Capital Area Immigrants’ Rights Coalition, and volunteered at the Family Detention Center with the Dilley Pro Bono Project. Melisa was also a Certified Legal Intern at the University of Florida Levin College of Law Intimate Partner Violence Assistance Clinic where she provided legal assistance to victims of domestic violence.
Prior to joining The Law Offices of Dennis J. Szafran, she worked as an immigration attorney and real estate attorney in Tampa, FL. Melisa has handled a variety of matters from foreclosures, quiet titles, partitions, and more. Melisa is fluent in English and Spanish.
- Florida Bar
- U.S. Middle District of Florida