Melissa is a Senior Associate in the London Projects team specialising in financing transactions in the energy sector acting for both lenders and borrowers. Melissa also has experience advising on real estate finance transactions.

Melissa has advised on project finance transactions involving a wide range of renewable energy assets including energy-from-waste, wind, solar and anaerobic digestion. Her previous experience also includes advising on reserve based lending transactions in the upstream oil and gas sector.

Melissa trained at Allen & Overy LLP and joined their Projects, Energy & Infrastructure Group upon qualification in 2014. Since then she has worked as in-house counsel at a clean energy investment company and in the finance team at Bracewell (UK) LLP. She joined Osborne Clarke in March 2019.