Attorneys
Melissa Bandy

Melissa L. Bandy

Member
Email:mbandy@mwlaw.com
Phone:(501) 688.8865
Location: Little Rock
Bar Admissions: Arkansas

Melissa Bandy advises business and individual clients in all commercial transactions including a variety of lending, real estate, public finance, corporate governance, entity formation, and general business matters. She also represents restaurants, retailers, and hotels in securing liquor permits from the Alcohol Beverage Control Division.   

Experience

  • Serves as counsel to numerous financial institutions on all manner of lending and transactional matters.
  • Represents real estate developers, property managers, construction contractors, and retailers concerning the conveyance, purchase, development and leasing of real property.
  • Counsel to various business entities with respect to the formation, merger, restructuring, acquisition, and sale of businesses.
  • Advises clients on municipal finance transactions.
  • Represents restaurants, retailers, and hotels in securing on-premises and off-premises liquor permits from the Alcohol Beverage Control Division.
  • Advises clients regarding statutes and regulations governing liquor permit holders.

Education

  • University of Arkansas at Little Rock, William H. Bowen School of Law J.D., high honors (2011)
  • Davidson College B.A. in English (2006)

Professional Recognition

  • Super Lawyers Mid-South Rising Star - Business/Corp (2017)
  • Graduate, Leadership Greater Little Rock Class XXX
  • Honoree, Arkansas Business Twenty in Their Twenties (2012)

Involvement

  • Member, Arkansas Bar Association
  • Member, Arkansas Association of Women Lawyers
  • Member, National Association of Bond Lawyers
  • Board Member, Centers for Youth and Families Foundation