Nelson Mullins’ Melissa Foster Bird encourages young lawyers to ‘work within the system’ to make positive change

Interview with the West Virginia Record

HUNTINGTON – Melissa Foster Bird, a partner at Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough LLP, recently received the firm’s Sara Turnipseed Women on the Go award, which recognizes individual contributions to the promotion of opportunity and success for female attorneys.

“I hope that the other women, especially the young women, see that it is possible that you can be a successful lawyer, mother, friend and member of society and enjoy every minute of it,” Foster Bird told The West Virginia Record.

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