Melissa Braun is a Denver area business and tax attorney who specializes in business transactions, tax compliance, and other tax-related issues at both the federal and state level. She is a member of the Colorado Bar Association and is also licensed to practice before the U.S. Tax Court.
Melissa has worked with the McGuire Law Firm since May 2018 and provides legal assistance to clients needing to settle tax debt and negotiates with the Internal Revenue Service on behalf of taxpayers.
Currently an LL.M. in Taxation candidate from New York University School of Law, Melissa studies tax procedural rules with the tax court and IRS, individual tax, corporate tax, and partnership tax. She attended the University of Mississippi School of Law for her Juris Doctorate degree, graduating in the top ten percent of her class and Magna Cum Laude. Melissa also attended the University of Colorado – Boulder where she majored in Finance from the Leeds School of Business.
While earning her Juris Doctorate degree, Melissa served as the lead tax preparer of the VITA Tax Clinic in Oxford, MS during the spring of 2020. This program provides free tax preparation assistance to qualified individuals in the community.
Melissa is originally from Jackson, Mississippi but now lives in Denver, CO. She enjoys the outdoors, traveling, and teaching scuba diving lessons in her free time.