Location: Tampa, Florida
Phone: 813-282-9330
P 866-479-6946
P 800-596-4651
Fax: 813-282-8648
Email: Email Me


Melissa Miller Thalji’s practice has an emphasis on estate, trust and probate litigation and disputes. Ms. Thalji also practices in the area of commercial litigation involving business tort, closely-held corporate and partnership disputes and contract disputes, non-competition covenant, trademark/service mark infringement, trade secret and unfair competition claims in federal and state courts.

Melissa is also a licensed real estate agent in the State of Florida and represents buyers and sellers in luxury residential and complex commercial real estate transactions.

Areas of Practice

Certified Legal Specialties

  • Certified Mediator, Florida Supreme Court

Bar Admissions

Florida, 1999

  • U.S. District Court Middle District of Florida
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Florida
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of Florida


University of Florida Levin College of Law, Gainesville, Florida

  • J.D. – 1999
  • Honors: With High Honors
  • Honors: Order of the Coif
  • Law Journal: Florida Journal of International Law, Managing Editor

Stetson University

  • B.A. magna cum laude – 1996

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • American Bar Association, Young Lawyers Division; Litigation Division
  • The Florida Bar, Probate and Trust Litigation Section
  • Hillsborough Association of Women Lawyers
  • Hillsborough County Bar Association, Trial Lawyers Section


  • Beta Gamma Sigma
  • Omicron Delta Kappa