Reynolds, Rappaport, Kaplan & Hackney
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Melissa Hackney

Practice Areas

Business Law

Education

University of
Pennsylvania Law School,
J.D., 1990

Syracuse University
B.A., 1986
Summa Cum Laude
Phi Beta Kappa

Bar Admission

Pennsylvania, 1995

District of Columbia, 1997

Massachusetts, 2002

Member

Massachusetts, 1997

Pennsylvania, 1990


Melissa M. Hackney




Melissa M. Hackney is Counsel for Reynolds, Rappaport, Kaplan & Hackney, LLC. She has more than 20 years of experience in her practice area of business law, including general corporate law, partnerships, limited liability vehicles, nonprofit law, charitable organizations and all phases of business transactions (start-up, acquisitions, divestitures and dissolutions). Prior to moving to the Vineyard in 1996, Ms. Hackney was an associate in the corporate group of Drinker, Biddle & Reath in Philadelphia, PA, and also of the Philadelphia-based firm of Duane, Morris & Heckscher.

Community Involvement:

Ms. Hackney currently serves as a Trustee for the West Tisbury Free Public Library. She is a Director of the Permanent Endowment Fund for Martha's Vineyard, an umbrella organization that provides grants and scholarships to Vineyard causes and students. She is also a Director of Vineyard Youth Tennis, which provides free tennis instruction to Vineyard Children. In addition, she has served previously on the boards of the Vineyard Montessori School, the Vineyard Conservation Society and the YMCA of Martha's Vineyard.

Personal:

Ms. Hackney resides in West Tisbury, Massachusetts and has two daughters. She enjoys tennis, gardening, hiking and cooking.


Melissa M. Hackney




Melissa Hackney Melissa M. Hackney is Counsel for Reynolds, Rappaport, Kaplan & Hackney, LLC. She has more than 20 years of experience in her practice area of business law, including general corporate law, partnerships, limited liability vehicles, nonprofit law, charitable organizations and all phases of business transactions (start-up, acquisitions, divestitures and dissolutions). Prior to moving to the Vineyard in 1996, Ms. Hackney was an associate in the corporate group of Drinker, Biddle & Reath in Philadelphia, PA, and also of the Philadelphia-based firm of Duane, Morris & Heckscher.

Community Involvement:

Ms. Hackney currently serves as a Trustee for the West Tisbury Free Public Library. She is a Director of the Permanent Endowment Fund for Martha's Vineyard, an umbrella organization that provides grants and scholarships to Vineyard causes and students. She is also a Director of Vineyard Youth Tennis, which provides free tennis instruction to Vineyard Children. In addition, she has served previously on the boards of the Vineyard Montessori School, the Vineyard Conservation Society and the YMCA of Martha's Vineyard.

Personal:

Ms. Hackney resides in West Tisbury, Massachusetts and has two daughters. She enjoys tennis, gardening, hiking and cooking.


Practice Areas

Business Law

Education

University of
Pennsylvania Law School,
J.D., 1990

Syracuse University
B.A., 1986
Summa Cum Laude
Phi Beta Kappa

Bar Admission

Pennsylvania, 1995

District of Columbia, 1997

Massachusetts, 2002

Member

Massachusetts, 1997

Pennsylvania, 1990

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