Melanie L. Hollmann, shareholder, practices primarily in corporate matters, including selection, formation and maintenance of entities, as well as estate planning and probate matters. Ms. Hollmann also deals in privacy and information security issues.

Ms. Hollmann advises clients in connection with general corporate transactions such as asset and stock purchases, merger transactions, as well as ongoing contractual and business planning needs. Ms. Hollmann advises clients on privacy issues, specifically financial information security, company privacy policies and procedures, and personal information issues including credit and background check report disputes and identity theft. Ms. Hollmann has experience representing public entities in complying with Open Record Requests and seeking Attorney General Opinions regarding the releasability of information.

Activities and Affiliations

  • Member – Texas Bar Foundation
  • Member – Texas Bar Association
  • Ector County Bar Association – President 2010; Secretary, 2008-2010; Special Projects Coordinator, 2007-2008

Education and Professional

  • Texas Tech University, JD 2005
  • Texas Tech University, BA, History 2002

Admitted to Practice

  • Texas 2005
  • District of Columbia 2007

Civic and Charitable

  • Board Member / Executive Committee Member – Odessa Chamber of Commerce
  • Board Member – Odessa Housing Finance Corporation
  • Board Member – Odessa Affordable Housing, Inc.
  • Board Member – West Texas Food Bank
  • Chairman – Compliance Committee of the Odessa Development Corporation
  • Past Board Member – Food 2 Kids, Inc.
  • Past Member – Odessa College Paralegal Advisory Board
  • Past Board Member – Young Professionals of Odessa
  • Past Board Member – Catholic Charities
  • Past Board Member – Y-Co, Inc.
  • Past Member – Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center of the Permian Basin Advisory Council