Melissa began her career as a paralegal working for Linda Rios during her internship in 2004. She graduated with an Associate Degree in Applied Science in Paralegal Studies from CNM class of 2005. In 2007, Melissa went on to work in insurance defense. Melissa re-joined Rios Law Firm in 2015. Having worked on “both sides” of the civil litigation process, Melissa is well-versed in the intricacies of the process. She is a specialist in discovery and enjoys helping ease clients through the discovery process.
Melissa works ‘remotely’ for Rios Law Firm and loves spending her free time with her husband, her young daughter and her granddaughter at their east mountain home.