The Firm

Melissa Maune – Legal Assistant

Melissa Maune was born and raised in Washington, Missouri, where she still lives with her husband, two children, and her toy poodle. Originally, Melissa served as one of Mr. Ward’s process servers for several years. In early 2018, she was hired by Mr. Ward as an legal intern and is now his legal assistant. Melissa holds an Associate of Arts degree in Liberal Studies from East Central College, where she graduated with the College’s highest honors. She currently attends the University of Missouri-Saint Louis, where she is pursuing her Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science. It is her intention to attend law school after graduation.

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