- PACE (2007)
- Professional Career Development Institute School of Paralegal Studies (professional paralegal program, with honors, 2004)
- Professional Career Development Institute School of Paralegal Studies, (professional paralegal specialty program, real estate law, 2004)
Melissa A. Wakefield, R.P.
Melissa Wakefield is a paralegal in the Bankruptcy and Creditors' Rights Group. Ms. Wakefield assists both borrower and creditor clients in connection with various collection, foreclosure and bankruptcy proceedings. She has worked at Bose McKinney & Evans since 1993 and has been a member of the Bankruptcy and Creditors' Rights Group since 1997. Prior to joining the firm, Ms. Wakefield was a legal assistant with another firm for more than 10 years working mainly in the area of collections.
Appearances / Publications
Presenter: "Indiana Public Records: The Available, the Attainable and the Elusive" (Indiana State Bar Association, 2011); "The Paralegal's Role in Indiana Foreclosures" (Indiana Foreclosure Seminar, Indiana Paralegal Association, 2009); "Real Estate" (paralegal class, Indiana University Purdue University - Indianapolis, 2009); "Creditors' Rights / The Law and Technology" (Phi Alpha Delta, Indiana University Purdue University - Indianapolis, 2009)
Appointments / Memberships
Indianapolis Bar Association (Commercial Law and Bankruptcy Section); Indianapolis Bar Association (Paralegal Committee - secretary, 2007; chair-elect, 2008; chair, 2009); Indiana State Bar Association (Affiliate Member Committee, 2009-2010); Indiana Paralegal Association