Melissa H. Nafash is an associate at The Lanier Law Firm in the New York office, practicing primarily in the area of pharmaceutical and medical device cases. Prior to joining The Lanier Law Firm in 2014, Melissa was an associate at a national law firm. She is dedicated to representing individuals who have been injured by dangerous drugs and products.
A passionate litigator, Melissa’s work includes the preparation, assistance and support in numerous trials, legal motions, and an appeal that have led to numerous victories.
She graduated in 2004 from The University of Connecticut with a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science. In 2008, Melissa earned her J.D. from Roger Williams University School of Law where she certified as a mediator and received the Cali Award for excellent achievement in the study of Trial Advocacy.
Melissa is admitted to practice law in New York, New Jersey, Massachusetts, and Rhode Island, and before the United States District Courts for the Southern District of New York, District of New Jersey, District of Massachusetts and District of Rhode Island.
Melissa resides in New Jersey and enjoys spending time with her family, exercising, horseback riding, and eating well.