Lesley S. Melvin

Ward and Smith, P.A.
Email lsm@wardandsmith.com
Post Office Box 867, New Bern, NC 28563-0867

Lesley has been a North Carolina State Bar Certified Paralegal for ten years.  She has more than 32 years of experience, primarily in the areas of employment law, family law, and criminal law.  Lesley has provided assistance to attorneys with cases pending in Superior Court, United States District Court for the Eastern District of North Carolina, North Carolina Court of Appeals, Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals, the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, and the North Carolina Industrial Commission.

Professional and Community Affiliations

  • North Carolina Bar Association - Member, Paralegal Division  
  • North Carolina State Bar Certified Paralegal
  • Spring Garden Baptist Church

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