Melissa Sinopoli is the CEO and Founder of LawyerQuote, a digital start-up which is shaking up the legal industry. LawyerQuote is providing consumers and business with access to the right lawyer, at the right price, instantly.
Melissa is also the Commercial Practice Group Leader at MacDonnells Law, managing the Firm’s 45 person strong State-wide commercial team. She is the youngest female appointment to this position at MacDonnells Law in its 132 year history. Melissa’s area of practice is corporate law, specialising in corporate law advisory, including corporate reconstructions and shareholder disputes and mergers and acquisitions.
Melissa has previously been awarded the James Cook University Outstanding Early Career Alumnus 2013, Women Lawyers Association of Queensland Regional Lawyer of the Year 2012 and was a Finalist in Australia-wide Future Star Award category, Women in Law Awards 2012 and a finalist in the Lawyers Weekly Senior Associate of the year in 2015.
Melissa is also a Board Member of the national Australian Institute of Management Emerging Leaders Advisory Board.