I have been in private practice since July 1996. Melehy & Associates, LLC is a law firm of experienced trial lawyers with a commitment to aggressive and effective representation of the individuals and businesses we serve. I am the Managing Attorney of the firm and my primary legal practice areas include family law, divorce law, bankruptcy, and collection law.Example cases
I recently represented a couple with over $500,000 in unsecured debt and was successful in obtaining a full discharge for them of their unsecured debt. It was a Chapter 7 bankruptcy case.
8403 Colesville Road
Silver Spring MD 20910
Free initial 30-minute telephone consultations are available for bankruptcy cases.
Yes. The flat or fixed-price fees depend on the type of case and levels of complexity of the case.
The hourly rates for our firm for attorneys, law clerks and paralegals vary from $135 per hour to $450 per hour. 10% discount on hourly rate if a new client mentions Nolo.
Monday through Friday 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Emergency after hours by appointment.
Spanish, Albanian and Greek
I enjoy working with individuals to help them solve their financial and family problems.
I very much encourage my clients to learn as much as possible about the relevant area of law. I find that educated clients end up being more satisfied and tend to get better results.
I am always willing to assist clients who have questions about documents they prepare.
I am always willing to assist clients in every way possible.
Upon graduation from law school, I worked briefly as a Tax Consultant for Aurthur Anderson from August 1995 through May 1996.
I have a Bachelor's degree in Accounting. This background enables me to quickly digest financial information in order to identify the best course of action in a case.
I am diligent, tenacious, and thorough. My style is firm, determined and respectful. I vigorously advocate on my clients' behalf.Personal interests:
I enjoy reading historical novels and enjoy playing the piano.
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