Melissa Douse

Melissa Douse joined Adler & McCabe in 2017 as a paralegal and provides support to attorneys Adler and McCabe. She has more than a decade of experience in organizational operations, writing, and research.

Melissa Douse grew up in St. Johnsbury and returned in 2012 after going to school and establishing her career in the Boston area. Prior to joining Adler & McCabe, Melissa led a research team investigating the use of toxic chemicals in everyday products and the impacts those chemicals have on our health and the environment. She holds a Bachelor’s degree in Environmental Studies, and a Master’s degree in Regional Economic and Social Development.

In her free time, Melissa enjoys spending time with her husband, friends and family, cooking, and crafting of any kind. Currently, however, when not working directly with Adler & McCabe clients, her attention is devoted to her twins, born in 2019.