Melissa D. Patzelt-Russo
Melissa D. Patzelt-Russo earned her undergraduate degree from Vanderbilt University and earned her Juris Doctor from Touro Law School. While in law school, Ms. Patzelt-Russo served as the Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of Race, Gender, and Ethnicity. Ms. Patzelt-Russo also previously interned as a clerk for New York State Family Court Judge Hoffman and the Suffolk County Legal Aid Society Children’s Law Bureau. In addition to her active litigation and transactional matters, Ms. Patzelt-Russo also serves pro bono as litigation counsel for a local amateur hockey association.