Melanie E. Harrison, M.B.A.

Firm Administrator

As Handler Thayer’s firm administrator, Melanie is responsible for the firm’s human resources and financial management in addition to billing, vendor, and facilities management. She graduated magna cum laude with a Bachelor of Business Administration degree from Saint Xavier University in Chicago, where she continued her studies and earned a Master of Business Administration degree in Human Resources Management.  Melanie received numerous academic awards during her undergraduate and graduate career, in addition to being inducted into the Delta Mu Delta International Honor Society in Business Administration. Melanie has worked in law firm administration since 2009.