Melissa McDaniel joined Goodman McGuffey LLP in August of 2015. While Melissa’s practice is primarily focused upon the representation of employers and insurers in defending workers’ compensation matters, she also has experience in the areas of general civil litigation, insurance defense, and insurance coverage.
Melissa graduated from Georgia State University College of Law in 2015. While in law school, Melissa was an active member of the Mock Trial and Moot Court competition teams. During her first year of Moot Court, Melissa actively competed as an Oralist while representing GSU Law at the Pace Environmental Law Moot Court Competition in White Plains, New York. The next year, she led GSU Law’s Pace Environmental Law team as the team coach, bringing home two awards for Best Oralist. Melissa excelled in the classroom, earning the CALI Award for Excellence for achieving the highest grade in the study of Federal Civil Procedure.
Prior to law school, Melissa graduated from the University of Georgia in 2012 with a Bachelor of Arts in History. Melissa was born and raised in Monroe, Georgia and currently resides in Atlanta.