Larry M. Melnick was born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. He graduated cum laude from the University of Pittsburgh in 1974 and continued to receive his J.D. from Emory University in 1977. Mr. Melnick was admitted to both Georgia and Pennsylvania bar associations in 1977. Mr. Melnick is a member of the State Bar of Georgia, Board of Governors, Clayton County Bar Association (President 1983-1984), Emory Moot Court Society, Georgia Trial Lawyers Association, Georgia Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, The Association of Trial Lawyers of America, Grant Park Neighborhood Association (President 1983-1984) and Fellow Georgia Bar Foundation.
Mr. Melnick is the recipient of the American Jurisprudence Award in Corporations, Clayton County Lifetime Achievements and Tradition in Excellence Award. His areas of practice include criminal defense, contract, business law, family law, probate and estate planning. Larry is married to Beverly and they have one daughter, Gabrielle.