Melissa Curvino

New York, New York
Melissa Curvino joined Graubard Miller's Corporate and Securities Department in 2017. Her practice includes a broad range of corporate matters, including public and private offerings, securities and regulatory compliance, mergers and acquisitions, and general corporate matters.

Areas of Practice

  • 100% Corporate and Securities

Bar Admissions

  • New York, 2014


  • Emory University School of Law, Atlanta, Georgia
    • J.D. - 2013
    • Honors: Transactional Law Certificate
    • Honors: Pro Bono Publico Medal
    • Law Review: Emory International Law Review, Notes & Comments Editor
  • University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, Indiana
    • B.A. - 2010
    • Honors: Gary F. Barnabo Political Science Writing Award
    • Honors: Pi Sigma Alpha Political Science Honor Society
    • Honors: Sigma Delta Pi Hispanic Honor Society
    • Major: Political Science and Spanish Literature

Published Works

  • Voir Dire Style Questioning of Prospective FINRA Arbitrators, New York Minutes, FED BAR ASS'N S.D.N.Y, Winter, 2017
  • First Party Indemnification, 86 N.Y. St. Bar ASS'N J.46, July/August, 2014
  • Claiming Comprehensive Sex Education is a Right Does Not Make it So: A Close Reading of International Law, 20 THE NEW BIOETHICS 72 (2014) (with Meghan Grizzle Fischer)
  • Church-State Cooperation Does Not Violate a Guarantee of Religious Freedom: A Study of the 1978 Spanish Constitution and 1979 Concordat with the Catholic Church, 27 EMORY INT'L L. REV. 509 (2013)

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • NY County Lawyers Association, Securities & Exchanges Committee
  • Alliance Defending Freedom, Allied Attorney
  • New York Guild of Catholic Lawyers, Member


  • English
  • Spanish