Melissa Abbruzzese

Office Manager and Legal Assistant

Melissa was born in Coral Springs, Florida and moved to Tallahassee to attend Florida State University.



Before joining the Pumphrey Law Criminal Defense firm, Melissa had nearly 5 years of experience at the management level in the property management industry. 


Melissa was a highly-regarded student during her time at Florida State University, graduating with honors with a B.S. in Marketing and a B.S. in Management. Melissa also graduated with minors in film studies, hospitality, and communications. 

Professional Organizations and Associations

  • Florida State University Honors Association
  • Alpha Kappa Psi – Executive Board