Alexa Mellis wearing a dark jacket and pink top.

Alexa N. Mellis

Associate

Baltimore, MD Office
Suite 1900
250 W. Pratt Street
Baltimore MD, 21201
410.576.4890
410.576.4890
About
Credentials
Affiliations & Achievements

Experience

Alexa N. Mellis is an associate in the firm’s Workers’ Compensation & Employers’ Liability Practice Group. She represents employers and insurers in the defense of workers’ compensation claims in Maryland before the Maryland Workers’ Compensation Commission.

Before joining Semmes, Alexa was a law clerk with a local Baltimore firm, focusing on estate law and personal injury claims. She was a judicial law clerk for the Honorable Charles H. Dorsey, III, of the Circuit Court for Baltimore City, and a judicial intern for the Honorable Daniel A. Friedman of the Appellate Court of Maryland.

While in law school, Alexa was a corporate counsel extern for the Medical Mutual Liability Insurance Society of Maryland, and a student attorney at the Saul Ewing Civil Advocacy Clinic. Alexa is passionate about civil right to counsel and access to justice.

Admitted

  • 2022, Maryland

Education

  • University of Baltimore School of Law (J.D., cum laude, 2022)
  • Towson University (B.S., Business Administration with Legal Studies Concentration, 2019)

Affiliations & Associations

  • University of Baltimore School of Law
    • Phi Alpha Delta & Women’s Bar Association, various leadership positions held
    • Johns Hopkins School of Medicine Medico-Legal Seminars

Special Achievements & Honors

  • University of Baltimore School of Law
    • University of Baltimore Law Forum
      • Resource Editor (2021-2022)
      • Staff Editor (2020-2021)
    • Royal Graham Shannonhouse III Honor Society

Publications

  • “Am. Radiology Servs., LLC v. Reiss”, 51 U. Balt. L.F. 140 (2021)
  • “Gables Constr., Inc. v. Red Coats, Inc.”, 51 U. Balt. L.F. 85 (2020)
  • “Maryland General Assembly Proposing Right to Representation in Eviction Proceedings Statewide” (2021).