Melissa R. Margulies

Client Service Counsel, Ballard Spahr LLP

Melissa R. Margulies serves as the firm's Client Service Counsel. In this role, Ms. Margulies seeks feedback from clients regarding the firm's service and how the firm can continue to provide the highest-quality representation to its clients. She sits on the firmwide Management Committee as well as the Strategic Planning Committee and provides both strategic and tactical recommendations to the firm's client service and business development initiatives.

Ms. Margulies has both outside counsel and in-house experience. She was senior corporate counsel at a Fortune 500 company. In that role, she managed the company's litigation and counseled in-house clients at the executive and operational levels on litigation and compliance matters. Ms. Margulies was a trial lawyer at a major law firm and a shareholder at a mid-size litigation firm. She is also a Six Sigma green belt.