Melissa Montenegro

Prosecution Counsel

melissa.montenegro@bbklaw.com

Tel: (925) 977-3338

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At a Glance

Melissa is member of the Municipal Law practice group.

Melissa’s practice includes criminal, administrative and civil municipal code enforcement.

She is fluent in Spanish.

Melissa Montenegro represents municipal and other public sector clients. She is a member of Best Best & Krieger LLP’s Municipal Law practice group and is based in the firm’s Walnut Creek office. Her practice focuses on criminal, administrative and civil municipal code enforcement.
 
Melissa received her law degree from the University of California, Berkeley, School of Law, where she worked on the Berkeley Journal of Entertainment & Sports Law and was a member of La Raza Law Students Association and Women of Berkeley Law.
 
Prior to joining BB&K, Melissa was the inaugural Christopher M. Patti Legal Fellow in the Office of the General Counsel at the University of California, Office of the President. As a fellow, she assessed unique facts and a broad range of legal issues facing the University of California system and its 10 campuses.
 
Melissa is a Bay Area native and resident. She enjoys spending time with her family and taking long walks with her Dachshund/Chihuahua mix, Chocolatito. 

Education

  • University of California, Berkeley, School of Law, J.D.
  • San Jose State University, B.A., history/economics, magna cum laude
 

Admissions

  • California

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