Melanie Parfait is an associate in our firm’s Fort Lauderdale West Office. She concentrates her practice on first party property insurance defense.
Ms. Parfait earned a Bachelors of Science in Legal Studies, a Masters in Business Administration with a concentration in international business, and a Juris Doctor from Nova Southeastern University. While in law school, Ms. Parfait earned a Certificate in International Legal Practice for completing coursework focused in international law, admiralty law, and international business transactions and trade regulations.
Prior to obtaining her law degree, Ms. Parfait worked in the maritime industry for several years as a claims manager. Ms. Parfait is a member of the Florida Bar Admiralty Law Committee and Broward County Bar Association’s Admiralty/Maritime Law Committee.
Ms. Parfait is admitted to practice before all county and circuit courts in the State of Florida and the United States District Court for the Southern District of Florida.