Melissa joined Mayo Wynne Baxter’s Commercial Department as a Solicitor in September 2015 and was promoted to the position of Partner in April 2020.
Melissa acts on a wide range of commercial matters including;
- - Acquisitions and disposals of commercial property, both freehold and leasehold;
- - Commercial landlord and tenant work (acting for both landlord and tenant);
- - Secured lending (acting for both borrower and lender); and
- - Asset sales and purchases.
Melissa works with a range of clients and is known for her pro-active approach to transactions.
Melissa joined the firm upon qualification as a Solicitor having completed her training with a regional firm in Tunbridge Wells. She studied law at the University of Derby where she obtained her First Class (hons) degree before studying the Legal Practice Course at The University of Law in Guildford where she achieved a Distinction.
Melissa also sits as an independent member of the East Sussex County Council Grants and Loans Panel.