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Melissa A. Chimbangu

Melissa A. Chimbangu, NJ intellectual property lawyer, litigation attorney mercer county

Melissa A. Chimbangu


Phone: 609.275.0400
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101 Grovers Mill Road, Suite 200
Lawrenceville, NJ 08648

Melissa A. Chimbangu is a member of Szaferman Lakind’s Commercial and General Litigation Group. Her areas of practice include intellectual property, labor and employment law, commercial litigation, and consumer fraud litigation. Melissa also represents individuals injured as a result of exposure to asbestos-containing products.

Prior to joining the firm, Melissa served as a law clerk to the Honorable Travis L. Francis, Assignment Judge, Middlesex Vicinage, Superior Court of New Jersey. During her clerkship, Melissa worked on a range of chancery and civil matters and served as a mediator in the Special Civil Part of the Middlesex Law Division.

She is an active member in the Mercer County Bar Association and is a Trustee of the Mercer County Bar Foundation, the charitable arm of the MCBA. She served as the co-chair of the Young Lawyers Division of the MCBA for three years and is currently the co-chair of the Women Lawyers Committee. In 2014, she was awarded the Young Lawyer of the Year Award by the MCBA. She is married and lives with her husband in Titusville, NJ.

Areas of Practice

Intellectual Property
General Litigation
Commercial Litigation
Asbestos Litigation
Labor and Employment Law
Collection Work

Bar Admissions:

New Jersey
District Court of New Jersey


Mercer County Bar Association The Young Lawyer Award, 2014


University of Maryland School of Law, Baltimore, Maryland, J.D., 2010

Franklin & Marshall College, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, B.A. Major:Government and Spanish, 2005