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MELANIE Dittrich

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Melanie Dittrich’s practice is exclusively devoted to litigation. Ms. Dittrich is a strong advocate for automobile dealerships across Oklahoma, and she has earned a reputation as the premier attorney for complex consumer litigation defense. Mrs. Dittrich is also well-known for her superior legal writing, strategic thinking, and negotiating skills, and she has successfully represented numerous clients in both federal and state court through trial, arbitration and appeal.


Practice Areas

  • Consumer Law/Dealership Defense

  • Insurance Coverage and Bad Faith

  • Appeals

  • Construction Litigation

  • Legal Malpractice

  • Personal Injury

  • False Claims Act/Whistleblower Litigation

Education

  • Oklahoma City University School of Law (J.D., 2009)

  • Oklahoma Christian University (B.S. 2005, Mass Communications/Public Relations & Advertising) (Magna Cum Laude)


Honors & Awards

  • Oklahoma Super Lawyers® Rising Star (2016-2019)

  • 2017 Outstanding Board Member, Oklahoma Bar Association Young Lawyers Division

  • Staff Editor, Oklahoma City University School of Law


Admissions

  • All Oklahoma District Courts

  • All Oklahoma Appellate Courts

  • U.S. District Court for the Western District of Oklahoma

  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Oklahoma

  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Oklahoma

  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit

  • All Virginia General District Courts

  • All Virginia Circuit Courts


Memberships

  • National Association of Dealer Counsel

  • Oklahoma Association of Defense Counsel

  • Oklahoma Bar Association

    • Young Lawyers Division Board of Directors

    • Women in Law Committee, Co-Chair

    • Legislative Monitoring Committee

    • Litigation Section

  • Oklahoma County Bar Association

  • Patrons of OKC Animal Shelter Board of Directors


    Published Opinions

  • Fox v. Crowgey, 2015 OK CIV APP 23, 346 P.3d 425

  • Gaasch v. St. Paul, 2018 OK 12

Email:
mdittrich@46legal.com

Phone:
405-705-3600

Fax:
405-705-2573

Physical Address:
3540 South Boulevard #300
Edmond, OK 73013

Mailing Address:
PO Box 138800
Oklahoma City, OK 73113