Melinda is on the faculty at the J. Reuben Clark Law School at Brigham Young University, as a Distinguished Practitioner in Residence. She teaches criminal procedure and criminal law and researches in the field of criminal justice reform.
Melinda previously practiced at the firm in the white collar criminal defense and commercial litigation practice groups. She continues to work with members of the firm in these groups and on a variety of other matters. Melinda also served as a judicial law clerk for Judge Tena Campbell in the United States District Court for the District of Utah and for Judge Carolyn McHugh on the United States Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit.
- J.D., Brigham Young University, J. Reuben Clark School of Law, 2010
- B.S., Brigham Young University, 2006
Bar & Court Admissions
- Utah State Bar
- United States District Court for the District of Utah
- Tenth Circuit Court of Appeals