Melissa Snyder joined Barnett Kirkwood Koche Long & Foster, P.A. in October 2020. She concentrates her practice in criminal and white-collar defense, as well as civil fraud investigations.
Melissa graduated cum laude from Michigan State University College of Law in 2020. During her time in law school, Melissa served as a student clinician for the Michigan State University College of Law Immigration Clinic, which received the AILA Pro Bono Championship Award in 2020. Melissa received the Jurisprudence Achievement Award for her advocacy and the results achieved for her clients during her time in the clinic.
Prior to attending law school, Melissa graduated magna cum laude from Saint Mary’s College, Notre Dame in 2017, where she earned the Presidential Merit Scholarship.
A Chicago native, Melissa relocated to Tampa to be closer to family.
- Michigan State University College of Law (J.D., cum laude, 2020)
- Saint Mary’s College (B.A. Business Administration, magna cum laude, 2017)
- Criminal Defense
- White Collar Defense
- Civil Investigations
- Young Lawyers