Melissa Jones

Melissa Jones

Melissa is special counsel in the firm’s Business Transactions and Advice practice.

Melissa’s main areas of practice are corporate and commercial and she acts for a broad range of clients.

Prior to joining DMAW Lawyers in 2017, Melissa acted in various senior in-house roles within a large multinational manufacturing corporation both within Australia and internationally.  As such, Melissa has extensive experience in managing the day to day legal requirements of large and medium sized corporations and can advise on a broad range of commercial issues.

Melissa has played a lead role on various:

  • outsourcing, distribution and other contractual arrangements;
  • share, asset and business sales and purchases and corporate restructures;
  • cross-border commercial matters, including the international sale of goods and establishment and governance of regional shared service centres.

Melissa has particular expertise in commercial contracts, regulatory matters, legislative compliance and corporate governance.



Direct Phone: +61 8 8210 2248
Mobile: 0419 998 379


Bachelor of Commerce
Bachelor of Laws (with Hons.)
Masters of Laws

Industry Sectors

Franchising & Distribution
Resources & Energy



Business Law
Business Structures/Reorganisation
Franchising & Distribution
Information Technology
Intellectual Property
Mergers & Acquisitions