Breaking The Mold Of The Assembly Line Workers’ Compensation Firm By Building Client-Based Defense Partnerships

associate attorney Melanie A. Daly

Melanie A. Daly


  • Melly Cat (derived from Smelly Cat)

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Practice Areas

  • Workers’ Compensation Defense

Current Employment Position

  • Associate Attorney

Bar Admissions

  • New York, 2017

Professional Associations

  • New York Bar Association
  • Erie County Bar Association
  • Buffalo Claims Association

Verdicts/Settlements/Cases of Note/Favorite Win

    • Shutting down the winged scapula that came from left field.


  • Nova Southeastern University Shepard Broad Law Center, Ft. Lauderdale, Florida
    • Juris Doctorate - 2015
  • Niagara University
    • Master of Science - 2008
    • Major: Criminal Justice Administration
  • SUNY Fredonia
    • B.A., Bachelor of Arts - 2006

Pro-Bono Activities

  • Volunteering at the Soup Kitchen

Tenure at firm

    • I started 01/13/2020.

Your Legal Superpower

    • Extrasensory Perception for Inconsistencies

Pets and Hobbies

    • My favorite hobbies include spending time with my six children, ages ranging 1-9 which includes two sets of twins, making sure every one of them laugh at least once every day.