Melissa J. Montenes

(212) 837-2600
Location: New York, NY

Melissa has many years of litigation experience in a variety of practice areas, including foreclosure defense, immigration litigation and commercial litigation.

She also represents debtors in bankruptcy proceedings and foreign nationals seeking employment or family-based visas, lawful permanent residence, and citizenship.


  • University of Pittsburgh, B.A. and B.S., summa cum laude, 2001
  • Columbia University School of Law, J.D., 2004

Bar Admissions

  • 2007, New York
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of New York


  • New York State Bar Association