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Melanie A. DeVictor


  • Kennesaw State University

    Kennesaw State University

    Kennesaw, Georgia 2012

    Bachelor of Science in Political Science

  • Emory University School of Law

    Emory University School of Law

    Atlanta, Georgia 2015

    Juris Doctor


Melanie is an attorney with Meriwether & Tharp, LLC. She joined Meriwether & Tharp LLC as a law clerk in August of 2015 while awaiting her Georgia Bar Examination results.

Melanie attended college at Kennesaw State University majoring in Political Science. Upon graduating summa cum laude from  Kennesaw State University in 2012 after three years of study, Melanie pursued her Juris Doctorate Degree at Emory University School of Law in Atlanta, Georgia. While in law school, Melanie worked as a law clerk for several law firms and she gained valuable experience in a variety of areas, including family law, immigration, and civil and commercial litigation. Melanie found her passion for family law while working as a law clerk. She graduated from Emory University in 2015.

On a personal level, Melanie is from Miami, Florida and she now lives in Canton, Georgia with her husband, who is in medical school, and their English Golden Retriever, Mason. In addition to pursuing justice for children and families, Melanie enjoys traveling to different countries, going on thrilling adventures, running, hiking, and spending time with her husband, and their dog, Mason.



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