Melissa Nicole is an associate attorney at the Law Offices of David I. Goldstein. She graduated summa cum laude from The Ohio State University. Ms. Nicole earned her Juris Doctor degree at Penn State University, Dickinson School of Law, graduating in the top 15% of her class and as a member of the Woolsack Honor Society. Prior to joining the Law Offices of David I. Goldstein, Ms. Nicole served as a Judicial Law Clerk to Honorable Peter J. Melchionne, J.S.C. (presently, P.J.F.P.) for the Bergen County Superior Court, Family Part.
Ms. Nicole has represented clients in numerous matters in New York and New Jersey with issues including, but not limited to, criminal and municipal court matters, domestic violence matters, highly contested family and matrimonial cases, personal injury cases, employment law/severance agreement matters, and general civil litigation matters.
Ms. Nicole has served as Court-Appointed Guardian Ad Litem by the Bergen County Superior Court, Family Part. She is certified by the New Jersey Child Support Institute on the New Jersey Child Support Guidelines, as well as Court-trained and certified as a Mediator for small claims/landlord tenant cases. Ms. Nicole is a member of the Barry Croland Inns of Court, New Jersey State Bar Association, Bergen County Bar Association, Rockland County Bar Association, and Rockland County Women’s Bar Association.