Melissa G. Thrailkill is a Dallas-based attorney, serving Dallas, Tarrant, Collin, Denton, Ellis, and surrounding counties in North Texas. Melissa is also licensed in California and helps small businesses and artists, musicians and others in California. Melissa graduated from the University of Texas at Austin, where she studied history and journalism. After spending a year with Americorps as a literacy tutor in low-income schools in Austin, TX, Melissa began her legal studies at University of California at Berkeley’s School of Law (Boalt Hall), where she graduated in 2006. Melissa returned to Texas after graduation and served clients in the Riogrande Valley in South Texas. There, Melissa gained immeasurable legal and court experience, as well as experience assisting families in all areas. In 2013, Melissa returned to Dallas and opened her own office with a vision to use her knowledge, experience and time to serve her hometown community as a lawyer, advocate and active citizen.
Melissa is licensed to practice law in Texas and California and in the Southern District of Texas and Norther District of California.
Melissa is a member of the State Bar of Texas, the Dallas Bar Association and the California Bar Association, College of the State Bar of Texas and the Oak Cliff Chamber of Commerce.