Melissa McKeon is an Associate Director in the Career Planning Center at Fordham University School of Law. She provides counseling to all J.D. students, develops programming and career-related guides. In addition, Melissa acts as the point of contact for recent and experienced graduates, overseeing and expanding our services and offerings for alumni.
Melissa began her career in the Office of Career Development & Cooperative Education at Stevens Institute of Technology counseling undergrad and graduate students with their internship and post-graduate job searches. She also developed and maintained relationships with public and private sector employers. Immediately prior to joining Fordham Law, Melissa was an Associate Director at UBS Wealth Management and Investment Banking. There she worked in University Relations and Campus Recruitment handling recruiting and curriculum development for the Legal and Compliance department’s internship programs. In that role, Melissa recruited at and visited various law schools (including Fordham Law) to conduct on-campus interviews and managed the legal and compliance intern hiring process.
She is member of the National Association of Law Placement.