Melissa Dudek is a Senior Paralegal who joined Guild Yule in 1998 as a Legal Assistant, and went on to obtain her Paralegal Certificate from Capilano University in 2005. Since then she has provided Paralegal assistance to various partners and associates in a number of practice areas.
Melissa’s primary area of expertise is medical malpractice litigation, where she assists with all aspects of a file from commencement to trial preparation. She has extensive experience with medical records review, including gathering and analyzing evidence, and in all aspects of the organization and management of files. She assists with document production, drafting pleadings and court applications, retaining and instructing expert witnesses, and liaising with clients.
Melissa also has experience with document management software, including Summation, for use in complex, document intensive and multi-party claims.
Melissa’s outside interests include running, reading, travelling, and spending time with family.