October 17, December 5, March 13
Melissa is a partner at The Rothenberg Law Firm LLP as well as a frequent lecturer on the topics of Jewish History and Law. She has been a guest speaker in many communities across the Northeast, as well as at Yeshiva University’s Midreshet Yom Rishon. Melissa attended Stern College as a Forcheimer Academic Scholar earning her BA, Magna Cum Laude, in Judaic and American Studies. While pursuing her BA, Melissa also attended a joint degree program at the Bernard Revel Graduate School of Yeshiva University where she received her M.A. in Modern Jewish History. After several years of teaching Jewish History at Ma’ayanot Yeshiva High School for Girls, Melissa earned her J.D. from Rutgers University School of Law-Newark, graduating with High Honors as well as receiving acceptance into the “Order of the Coif,” a National Honors Society for law school graduates.