Melissa is a Paralegal in the Estate Administration Department assisting with all matters relating to obtaining a Grant of Probate or Administration from the court and the distribution of the Estate.
Her work includes drafting court applications for Grants of Probate and Grants of Administration, liquidation of assets, estate accounting, distributions to beneficiaries, transfer of real estate, and assisting with Estate resolutions.
Melissa joined Baker Newby LLP in 2013 as a Legal Administration Assistant and became a Paralegal upon completing the Paralegal program at the University of the Fraser Valley in 2019.
In her spare time she enjoys spending time with her family, her dog and travelling.
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