Michella K. Melton

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Top Rated Family Law Attorney in McKinney, TX

Law Office of Michella K. Melton, PLLC
 | 6951 Virginia Pkwy, Suite 313
McKinney, TX 75071
Phone: 214-544-9045
Fax: 214-544-9040
Selected To Super Lawyers: 2017 - 2021
Selected To Rising Stars: 2013 - 2014
Licensed Since: 2002
Practice Areas:
  • Family Law (70%),
  • Estate Planning & Probate (30%)
    Attorney Profile

    Attorney Michella Melton is the managing partner at the Law Office of Michella K. Melton, located in McKinney, Texas. Ms. Melton handles a variety of legal matters in the areas of estate planning, family law and probate. She represents clients in McKinney, Allen, Plano and throughout Collin, Dallas and Denton counties in matters involving divorce, child custody, child support modifications and other family and estate planning topics.

    Over the course of her career, Ms. Melton has acquired extensive litigation experience. She has also helped many of her family law clients achieve settlement in their cases. In the area of estate planning, she has dealt with cases involving contested and uncontested guardianships, wills and other probate matters.

    Ms. Melton earned a bachelor’s degree in nursing from the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center and later graduated from the Texas A&M University School of Law. She has been admitted to practice law in the state of Texas since 2002 and spent 10 years working in the area of family law for another Texas based private lawyer before deciding to open her own firm.

    Ms. Melton has attained numerous honors and recognition in the legal profession, including being invited to join the Curt B. Henderson American Inn of Court in 2011. She is also a fellow of the Texas Bar Foundation.

    Outside of her law practice, Ms. Melton enjoys staying actively involved in her local legal community. She is a member of the Collin County Bar Association and the State Bar of Texas, participating in the organization’s family law and real estate, probate and trust law sections. She also serves as a board member of the McKinney Bar Association and is a Fellow of the Texas Bar Foundation.


    Practice Areas
    • 70%Family Law
    • 30%Estate Planning & Probate
    Focus Areas

    Adoption, Alimony & Spousal Support, Child Support, Custody & Visitation, Dissolution, Divorce, Domestic Violence, Name Change, Paternity, Prenuptial Agreements, Marital Property, Father's Rights, Estate Planning, Guardianships & Conservatorships, Living Wills, Probate & Estate Administration, Trusts, Wills


    Selected to Super Lawyers for 5 yearsmiddle-imageSelected to Rising Stars for 2 years

    Super Lawyers: 2017 - 2021 Rising Stars: 2013 - 2014

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    About Michella Melton

    Admitted: 2002, Texas

    Professional Webpage: http://www.mkmeltonlaw.com/About/Michella-K-Melton.shtml


    • Texas monthly Super Lawyers Rising Star, 2014 - Present
    • Texas Monthly Super Lawyer 2018 and 2019, Super Lawyer, Texas Monthly, 2017
    • Curt B. Henderson American Inn of Court, 2011 - 2014

    Bar/Professional Activity:

    • Curt B. Henderson American Inn of Court, Member, 2011
    • State Bar of Texas, Real Estate, Probate and Trust Law Section, Member
    • State Bar of Texas, Family Law Section, Member
    • Collin County Bar Association, Member
    • Board Member, McKinney Bar Association

    Pro bono/Community Service:

    • Fellow of The Texas Bar Foundation
    • Member, St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church in Frisco

    Educational Background:

    • Texas Tech University Health Science Center, Lubbock, Texas, B.S., Bachelor of Science, Major: Nursing, 1996
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    Office Location for Michella K. Melton

    6951 Virginia Pkwy
    Suite 313
    McKinney, TX 75071

    Phone: 214-544-9045

    Fax: 214-544-9040

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    Last Updated: 6/2/2021

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