- Melody was named for inclusion to the New York Super Lawyers Rising Stars list, a Thomson Reuters lawyer rating service for lawyers under 40, for 2022
- Who's Who in Commercial & Residential Real Estate Law, Long Island Business News, 2018
- New York Real Estate Journal's Women in Real Estate: Professional Services List, 2018
J.D., Fordham University School of Law, 2012
B.A., New York University, 2009
Bar & Court Admissions
- New York
Melody’s clients range from real estate sellers, purchasers and borrowers, health care providers, developers, investors, landlords and tenants. She assists her clients in a full range of real estate transactions, including financings and restructurings, sales and acquisitions, 1031exchanges, development, joint ventures and leases. Melody also has extensive experience representing religious corporations and not-for-profit organizations of all sizes through in the purchase, sale or leasing of real property, including application for approval to the New York State Attorney General.
Prior to joining Olshan, Melody was a real estate associate at Abrams Fensterman, LLP. She was also a judicial intern for the Honorary Deborah A. Batts, United States District Court for the Southern District of New York.
Professional & Community Affiliations
Fordham Law Alumni Association
Village of East Hills Architectural Review Board Member
- March 30, 2023
- Olshan Recognized as “Best Law Firm” by U.S. News-Best Lawyers® for Securities/Capital Markets, Real Estate, Commercial Litigation, Advertising, Trusts & Estates and Employee BenefitsNovember 3, 2022
- September 29, 2022
- May 10, 2022