Melissa (Mel) Gworek is a senior associate in Alston & Bird’s Securities Litigation Group. She focuses her practice primarily on securities fraud actions, shareholder derivative suits, corporate investigations, and other complex commercial litigation.
Mel received her J.D. in 2012 from the University of Chicago School of Law. While in law school, Mel served as a comment editor for The Chicago Journal of International Law and as a member of the Gendered Violence and the Law Clinic.
Mel completed her undergraduate studies in 2008 at the University of Texas at Austin, majoring in public relations and government, with a minor in business.