Melissa Volk

Melissa Volk: Attorney with McConnaughhay, Coonrod, Pope, Weaver & Stern, P.A. AV stamp icon
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Biography

Melissa Volk practices in the areas of workers' compensation and insurance defense as well as civil liability defense. Her clients include large national insurance companies, governmental bodies, construction companies and general contractors, self-insureds, statewide servicing agents, and large national to small local employers. She previously worked as an Assistant State Attorney for the 8th Judicial Circuit where she gathered large amounts of litigation and trial experience. Melissa has also practiced in the areas of civil and construction litigation, real estate, and estate planning. Melissa frequently lectures at seminars throughout the State and Country on many complex workers' compensation topics.

PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES

Sarasota County Bar Association

Florida Association of Women Lawyers, Sarasota Chapter

Sarasota Bradenton Claims Association

Areas of Practice (3)

  • Workers Compensation
  • Insurance Defense
  • Civil Liability Defense

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
941-342-7603  Phone
www.mcconnaughhay.com
University Attended:
University of Florida, B.A., with honors, 1998
Law School Attended:
University of Florida College of Law, J.D., 2001
Year of First Admission:
2001
Admission:
2001, Florida
ISLN:
917027923

Peer Reviews

4.7/5.0 (11 reviews)
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  • Legal Knowledge

    4.6/5.0
  • Analytical Capability

    4.5/5.0
  • Judgment

    4.6/5.0
  • Communication

    4.8/5.0
  • Legal Experience

    4.7/5.0
  • 5.0/5.0 Rated by a Partner on 03/09/15 in Workers Compensation

    I've known Ms. Volk for at least ten years, and she is always courteous and well-prepared. She represents her clients zealously, knows the law, and is very ethical.

    I've known Ms. Volk for at least ten years, and she is always courteous and well-prepared. She represents her clients zealously, knows the law, and is very ethical. Read less

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  • 5.0/5.0 Rated by a Sole Practitioner on 03/09/15 in Workers Compensation

    Excellent researcher. An attorney with the highest character and professionalism. She's an all around wonderful human being who is passionate about her family and work.

    Excellent researcher. An attorney with the highest character and professionalism. She's an all around wonderful human being who is passionate about her family and work. Read less

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Sarasota, Florida

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