Melanie was called to the bar in 2018 gaining experience at a boutique criminal defense firm before joining Hill Sokalski Walsh in January 2020 where she practices in virtually all areas of civil litigation. Melanie has appeared before all levels of court in Manitoba.

Throughout her time at the University of Manitoba, Melanie volunteered her time with organizations such as the Manitoba Association for Rights and Liberties, Manitoba WISE Inc. and assisted clients with matters at the University Law Centre. Melanie is a member of the Law Society of Manitoba, the Manitoba Bar Association, and the Canadian Bar Association.