Melissa is a Senior Associate in Andersons Solicitors' civil law team.
Melissa was admitted as a legal practitioner in the Supreme Court of South Australia in 2004, and is admitted to practice in the High Court and all other Federal Courts in Australia.
From the commencement of her legal career, Melissa has worked in the areas if personal injury law and developed a strong passion for helping injured people.
During her career Melissa has assisted both junior and senior counsel in significant medical negligence cases, and was instructing solicitor for the Plaintiff in the matter of Waller  SASC 155, a matter which was subject to both trial in the District Court and latter appeal before the Full Court of the Supreme Court, resulting in the largest ever award of personal injury compensation damages in South Australia up until that time.
Melissa’s career has been exclusively devoted to the areas of motor vehicle accident, public liability, workers compensation and medical negligence claims, always assisting injured people.
In 2008 Melissa completed a Diploma in Business Management and developed a keen interest in mentoring young practitioners.
In addition to her love for assisting client’s reaching successful outcomes, she is a wife and mother of three girls, with a passion for spending time with her family and attending the gym in her spare time.