Melani G. Tiongson, Esq.

Associate Attorney

Professional Summary

Melani received her Bachelor of Arts degree from Stony Brook University in 2013, where she double majored in English and Psychology. She received her Juris Doctorate degree with a Certificate in Law & Technology from the University of California, Berkeley, School of Law in 2018.

Melani brings to our firm her experience representing private individuals, nonprofits, and public entities. Prior to joining McDowall Cotter, Melani was the Christopher M. Patti Legal Fellow and Assistant Counsel at UC Legal. Melani also worked at a boutique litigation firm in its business and intellectual property practice groups.

When Melani is away from her desk, she enjoys learning languages, spending time with family and friends, exercising, and reading. 

Melani is also an active member of the Filipino Bar Association of Northern California and is currently serving on the Board of Directors.








Contact Information

T: 650-572-7933

F: 650-572-0834