Melanie joined the firm in 2008 and formed the partnership of Higgins O'Reilly Solicitors with Alice O’Reilly in 2012. The firm opened its second branch office in Leixlip, Co. Kildare in 2013 lead by Melanie. Alice O'Reilly retired in 2019 and the firm was renamed as Higgins and Associates Solicitors,with Melanie as the Principal. The firm relocated to a larger office at 1 Dublin Road, Leixlip, Co Kildare. Melanie's practice areas include Conveyancing, Personal Injuries and Civil Litigation, Family Law, Wills and Probate and Business Law.
Education: BCL Bachelor of Civil Law - UCD LLM (Masters in Commercial Law) -UCD