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Melissa M. Kurata

Kurata-MelissaMelissa M. Kurata is an associate with Parker Mills LLP where she focuses her practice on general business litigation. She was previously an associate at a labor and employment firm.

Ms. Kurata is an active member of the Japanese American Bar Association and serves on the programs committee.

Bar Admissions:

State Bar of California, 2012


Loyola Law School, 2012 J.D.

Articles editor, International and Comparative Law Review

Externed in Ecuador and Argentina.

Northwestern University, 2007, B.A., Spanish and Business Institutions

Ms. Kurata is an avid marathon runner, tennis player and surfer. She is fluent in Spanish and conversational in Japanese and Portuguese.