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Melissa L Isaak

Practice areas:

Divorce & Separation, Bankruptcy & Debt

About Me

Melissa L. Isaak focuses her practice on domestic relations for men. Prior to becoming an attorney, Ms. Isaak served in the United States Army as an active duty soldier for four years. While on active duty, Ms. Isaak attended college as a full-time student and obtained her bachelor's degree and a masters degree in psychology. After an honorable discharge from the military, Ms. Isaak worked as a child and adolescent therapist in both a residential hospital and in a private practice setting. She also worked as an adjunct professor of psychology at Wallace Community College in Dothan, Alabama where she taught courses in general psychology, human growth and development and statistics. Ms. Isaak also obtained a second masters degree in criminal justice and became a published author while conducting research for the United States Army Aeromedical Research Laboratory (USAARL). She then obtained her law degree from Barry University School of Law where she served as Senior Editor of the Barry Law Review. Ms. Isaak is currently an adjunct professor of criminal justice at Troy University and is licensed to practice law in all Alabama and Florida State Courts.

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 2008

  1. Divorce & Separation: 75%
    8 years, 500 cases
  2. Bankruptcy & Debt: 25%

Payment

Fees:

Retainer (Always)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check

Attorney Endorsements

8 total 

  • Gregory Hunt

    I endorse this lawyer.

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    Gregory Hunt Family Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Suzanne L Klok

    I endorse this lawyer. Melissa Isaak is a sharp attorney who advocates relentlessly for her clients. She is tenacious in her representation and you know you are in good hands if Melissa is working on your case.

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    Suzanne Klok Family Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

Contact Info

The Isaak Law Firm

2815C Zelda Road
Montgomery, AL, 36106

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License

StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
FLMember in Good Standing200808/12/2015
ALAuthorized to practice law200808/11/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

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Awards

Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Good Conduct MedalUnited States Army2001
Army Commendation MedalUnited States Army2000

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
LawyerLaw Office of Melissa L. Isaak LLC2009 - 2012
Adjunct Professor of Criminal JusticeTroy University2008 - Present
AssociateBrock & Stout LLC2008 - 2009
Certified Legal InternBarry University School of Law Legal Clinic2007 - 2007
ResearcherUnited States Army Aeromedical Research Laboratory2002 - 2003
TherapistDothan Behavioral Medicine Clinic2001 - 2002
Adjunct Professor of PsychologyWallace Community College2001 - 2004
Active Duty SoldierUnited States Army1997 - 2001

Associations

Association NamePosition NameDuration
Montgomery County Bar AssociationBar Member2010 - Present
Alabama State Bar AssociationBar Member2008 - Present
Florida State Bar AssociationBar Member2008 - Present

Education

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Troy University (main campus)Criminal JusticeM.S.2003
Troy University - Dothan campusPsychologyM.S.2001
Barry University Dwayne O. Andreas School Of LawN/ALawN/A

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
NAMI presentationSocial Security Disability and Psychological Disorders2009