Melinda’s clients appreciate her pragmatic, business-savvy approach to real estate transactions and corporate opportunities.
Melinda draws on her experience as a business owner to help clients evaluate opportunities and negotiate transactions that meet their strategic business goals.
She works with developers, owners, lenders, and investors in the affordable housing, healthcare, and energy industries on complex real estate transactions. Her diverse background includes advising clients on acquisitions and sales, financing, development, and leasing.
She brings specialized expertise in transactions involving senior and affordable housing and multifamily properties; and with healthcare and medical facilities that require nuanced knowledge of Stark and Anti-Kickback compliance.
Before joining Holland & Hart, Melinda was a shareholder and associate at two Am Law 100 firms. During law school, she served as a clerk for the Justice Alex Martinez of the Colorado Supreme Court. Melinda worked for 10 years in executive finance, operational, and management roles for a multi-location family-owned restaurant and bakery in Denver.