Melissa A. Hartigan is an associate in Harwood Lloyd’s Insurance Litigation Department, concentrating in insurance defense and fraud. She received her B.A., Magna Cum Laude, from Boston College in 1990. She received her J.D. from Fordham University School of Law in 1994.

Ms. Hartigan served as law clerk to the Hon. William C. Meehan, Judge, Superior Court of New Jersey, Bergen County, Law Division for the 1994-1995 term.

Ms. Hartigan is admitted to practice before the courts of the State of New Jersey (1995) and the United States District Court for the District of New Jersey (1995).

Ms. Hartigan is a member of the New Jersey State Bar Association and the Bergen County Bar Association.


  • Undergraduate
    Boston College (B.A. 1990) magna cum laude
  • Law School
    Fordham University School of Law (J.D. 1994)


  • Bar Admissions
    New Jersey, 1995
  • Judicial Clerkships
    Hon. William C. Meehan, J.S.C., 1994-1995

Memberships & Associations

  • Legal
    New Jersey State Bar Association
    Bergen County Bar Association