Severson & Werson is pleased to announce Mary Kate Sullivan has been named the new Chief Executive Officer and Managing Partner. The newly elected members of the Executive Committee are Mary Kate Sullivan, Mark Wraight, Mike Murphy and Duane Geck.

Effective, Experienced, Exceptional.

Associate

Sam R. Melamed

A creative problem-solver and tenacious litigator, Sam is committed to providing his clients with thoughtful counsel and tireless advocacy.

Sam Melamed is an Associate in Severson & Werson’s San Francisco office, where he practices in the Firm’s Financial Services Practice Group.  Mr. Melamed defends banks and other financial institutions in a wide variety of litigation in both Federal and State courts.

Prior to joining Severson & Werson, Mr. Melamed practiced at a small firm in Atlanta, where he worked on high-profile, high-asset family law cases and gained significant litigation experience.  As a former family law attorney, Mr. Melamed understands the importance of each case and is committed to ensuring his clients are satisfied and their needs are met.

Mr. Melamed received his JD from the University of California, Hastings College of the Law in 2014 and his B.A. from the University of Wisconsin-Madison in 2009.  He is licensed to practice in California and Georgia.

Areas of Practice

Education

  • University of California, Hastings College of Law, J.D., 2014
  • University of Wisconsin, Madison, B.A., 2009

Admissions

  • California
  • Georgia