Melissa James

Commercial Litigation, Government
The Law Offices of Michael A. Uysal
5030 Broadway, Suite 726
New York, NY 10034
(212) 567-5770

Melissa D. James is an avid litigator that has extensive experience in all areas of litigation. She is a graduate of Hampton University and Vermont Law School, respectively. She also teaches Business Law as an Adjunct Professor at a prominent fashion business school. Additionally, she serves the community largely as a volunteer at various nonprofit organizations throughout New York City making sure to always help underprivileged inner-city youth. She is actively an Advisory Board Member - Pro Bono Council, with Sanctuary For Families. Melissa is a strong advocate of social justice and is committed to making sure everyone with little or no voice receive the best legal representation.


Workers' Compensation
Government Investigations
Commercial Litigation: Securities and Antitrust Litigation


New York


Vermont Law School, J.D., 2005
Hampton University, B.A. in Sociology - emphasis in Criminology, 2001