Douglas C. Melcher is a civil litigator who has more than a decade of experience in the private practice of law in the District of Columbia. Mr. Melcher has represented clients in a wide range of matters, including matters arising from allegations of personal injury, professional malpractice, breach of fiduciary duty, breach of contract, and unfair business practices. He has particularly extensive experience representing individuals seeking justice for physical, emotional, and economic injuries inflicted by the negligent or intentional acts of others, and has helped such individuals obtain millions of dollars in compensatory damages and other relief.
Languages Spoken: English, Spanish
Licensed since 2000
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|Association Name||Position Name||Duration|
|Bar Association of the District of Columbia||Member||2014 - Present|
|District of Columbia Bar||Member||2000 - Present|
|Blog||D.C. Law Blog (more than eighty articles from 2011 to present)||2015|
|Book||Tort Claims and Defenses in the District of Columbia||2014|
|Law Journal||Article / CommLaw Conspectus||2000|
|Law Journal||Note / The George Washington Law Review||1998|
|Law Journal||Case Note / The George Washington Law Review||1998|
|The George Washington University Law School||Law||JD - Juris Doctor||1999|
|Massachusetts Institute of Technology||Policy||MS - Master of Science||1996|
|Syracuse University||Physics||BS - Bachelor of Science||1993|