Melissa is a Dispute Resolution Partner practising in commercial litigation and international arbitration. She provides strategic advice on complex cross-border and domestic disputes. Melissa has acted in a wide range of commercial disputes across the globe and has particular expertise advising on disputes with a Middle Eastern or Russian connection. She has worked in the UK, Middle East, Russia and Australia, giving her insights into these markets.

Melissa is experienced in handling complex disputes involving court and arbitration proceedings. She conducts commercial and international arbitrations under a variety of governing laws and institutional rules as well as ad hoc arbitrations. She also advises clients on risk management.

Before joining Keystone Law, she was a Partner at a leading disputes firm in Dubai.

Melissa speaks English (native), Italian (fluent) and Russian (conversational).