Luis Meléndez

Staff Attorney

lmelendez@childrenslawcenter.org

202-467-4900 Ext: 667

Luis is a Staff Attorney on the Healthy Together team. Before joining CLC, he worked as an Assistant Consumer Advocate for the Pennsylvania Attorney General’s Office of Consumer Advocate. At Temple University Beasley School of Law, he was a Law & Public Policy Scholar and served as a volunteer for the National Lawyers Guild Expungement Project and the Transgender Name Change Project. Further, Luis worked as a legal intern for the American Civil Liberties Union of Pennsylvania, the Mazzoni Center (LGBTQ+ nonprofit), the Employment Litigation Section of the DOJ Civil Rights Division, and as a judicial intern at the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania. Luis is fluent in Spanish.

Education:
Temple University James E. Beasley School of Law, JD
Universidad del Turabo, BA