Melissa M. Kelm



Melissa Kelm focuses her practice on employee benefit, labor, and employment law for multiemployer and municipal retirement systems. She concentrates on multiemployer benefit fund representation with an emphasis on ERISA and IRC compliance, collection, and litigation.

Melissa speaks Spanish at a conversational level.


• Legal Intern, University of San Diego Legal Clinics (January 2015 – May 2016)

• Law Clerk, University of San Diego Legal Clinics (August 2016 – November 2016)

• Constituent Relations Intern, Office of Representative Greg Mac Master (R-MI), (May 2012- August 2012)

Areas of Practice (4)

  • Employee Benefits, Labor & Employment Law
  • Employment Law & Litigation
  • Labor, Pension & Benefits
  • Multiemployer Funds

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
248.746.2714  Phone
248.746.2833  Fax
Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 222, Southfield, MI 48075-8412
Law School Attended:
University of San Diego School of Law, San Diego, CA, J.D., 2016; USD School of Law Honor Scholarship, 2014; Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI, 2013
Year of First Admission:
2017, Michigan

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