Melanie Weseman is a Partner at Kelley Kronenberg where she assists in handling matters related to all aspects of First Party Insurance Defense Litigation.
Upon graduating from law school, Melanie began her career at the Palm Beach County Public Defender’s Office. While there, she argued in front of the Fourth District Court of Appeals and handled first, second, and third degree felonies. From there, Melanie moved to the field of collections. She has extensive experience litigating collection cases related to credit cards, personal, commercial, and student loans throughout all counties in Florida in both state and federal courts.
Melanie received her Bachelor of Arts degree, cum laude, in Political Science from Kent State University. During her last semester of school, Melanie interned for the United States Department of Defense, Pentagon, in the Office of the Under Secretary of Defense for Russia, Ukraine, and Eurasia Affairs. She then went on to earn her Juris Doctor degree, cum laude, from Creighton University School of Law. During law school, Melanie was the Articles Editor for Law Review and was on both the Moot Court and Trial Competition Traveling Teams. Melanie also held a Judicial Externship, in the summer, with the Honorable Daniel T.K. Hurley, United States District Court for the Southern District of Florida.
United States District Court, Middle District Florida
United States District Court, Southern District of Florida
United States Bankruptcy Court, Southern District of Florida
Creighton University School of Law, cum laude, J.D., 2001
Kent State University, cum laude, B.A., 1998