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Marina Melikyan

Location:
Los Angeles, CA
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310-474-0931
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Education

  • Southwestern Law School, Los Angeles, California
    • Juris Doctor - 05/2021
    • Honors: Southwestern Law Review, Lead Articles Editor (Bluebook Award winner
    • Honors: CALI Excellence for the Future Award (highest grade in course): Legal Analysis, Writing and Skills I
    • Honors: Witkin Award for Academic Excellence: Interviewing, Counseling, and Negotiating
    • Honors: Dean’s Merit Scholar; Dean’s Fellow; Wildman/Schumacher Merit Scholarship
  • California State University Northridge, Northridge, CA
    • Bachelor of Arts - 05/2018
    • Honors: summa cum laude
    • Honors: Dean’s List (all six semesters)
    • Honors: Judicial Intern to the Honorable Shirley K. Watkins, Los Angeles Superior Court, January 2018 – May 2018
    • Honors: Lonnie S. Turner Memorial Scholarship Award for Outstanding Junior in Political Science, Spring 2017
    • Honors: Research Assistant to Professor Leigh Bradberry, 2017 – 2018
    • Major: Political Science

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Student Member, Beverly Hills Bar Association

Past Employment Positions

  • Abrams Garfinkel Margolis Bergson, LLP, Burbank, CA, Law Clerk, January 2021 – April 2021
  • Weinberg Gonser, LLP, Los Angeles, CA, Law Clerk, May 2020 – August 2020
  • Los Angeles Superior Court, Los Angeles, CA, Judicial Extern to the Honorable Dean Hansell, June 2019 – August 2019
  • KJT Law Group, LLP, Glendale, CA, Legal Intern, June 2016 – August 2016

Published Works

  • Hon. Dean Hansell & Marina Melikyan, Issuing a Gun Violence Restraining Order in California, DAILY JOURNAL (August 2019)

Languages

  • Russian
  • Armenian