Melissa advises families and individuals by developing and implementing estate planning strategies to transfer assets in a thoughtful and tax-efficient manner.  Her experience includes customizing revocable trusts, irrevocable trusts, and other vehicles to promote her clients’ goals. She also advises fiduciaries regarding trust and estate administrations.  She enjoys collaborating with other lawyers and advisors to design practical and integrated solutions to her clients’ legal needs.

Director, San Francisco Estate Planning Council

Member, The Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners

Past Chair, Estate Planning, Probate, and Trust Section and Past Chair, Estate Planning, Probate, and Trust Barristers Section, Bar Association of San Francisco

Past Chair, Employment Committee and Mentor, Asian American Bar Association of the Greater Bay Area

Past Director, Board of Directors, Stern Grove Festival Association