Merida manages the daily operations of Elvin Lawyers and works closely with Principal Matthew Elvin to design and implement strategies for business development, client experience, and risk management.
Merida is passionate about building strong and trusting relationships with clients and colleagues, with an emphasis on clear communication and compassion for everyone who walks through our doors.
She is an experienced manager with a diverse professional background, having previously held project management roles in the arts sector and hospitality prior to joining Elvin Lawyers in 2017.
Merida moved to Melbourne in 2009 after completing her undergraduate degree in International and Intercultural Studies at Pitzer College in Claremont, California. In 2017 she completed a Master of Commerce (Human Resource Management) from Swinburne University of Technology in Hawthorn.
Merida's interest and passion for community and social consciousness make her excellent support for our clients’ needs. In her free time, Merida remains active in Melbourne's art and music sectors and volunteers with community mutual aid groups.