Summer Associate Announcement

The Law Offices of Gilda A. Hernandez, PLLC is proud to announce the addition of a new summer associate for the summer of 2021. Melissa Smith is a second-year law student at Wake Forest University School of Law. Ms. Smith has a Bachelor of Arts in English and Political Science from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and spent the previous summer as a legal intern with the Department of Justice in the Medicaid Investigations Division.

Ms. Smith will assist with the progression of several ongoing federal lawsuits, by performing legal research and writing, analyzing prospective clients’ potential claims, and blogging about recent developments in employment law.

We are confident that she will be a strong contributor to the firm’s litigation efforts this summer.