Georgetown University Law Center
JD, 2015, cum laude

Senior Editor, Georgetown Journal of International Law

University of Miami
BSBA, 2010, summa cum laude



Manuel Melo


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Manuel Melo participated in the firm’s Summer Associate program in both 2013 and 2014.  Mr. Melo received his JD from Georgetown University Law Center, where he served as a Senior Editor of the Georgetown Journal of International Law.  During his second year of law school, Mr. Melo served as a Law Fellow for the Legal Research and Writing course at the Law Center.

Practice Focus

Business & Technology: represents public and private companies in a variety of industries in mergers and acquisitions, securities law compliance issues, venture capital equity financings and general corporate work.

Private Equity: represents funds of all types and aspects of capital raising and acquisitions of target companies.

Representative Engagements

  • Incorporated nonprofit organization.
  • Drafted forbearance agreement for large financial institution.
  • Researched and prepared memorandum analyzing choice of law issues.

Professional and Community Involvement

Mr. Melo is a member of the Boston Bar Association.


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