Practice Areas

Consumer Protection Law

The Law Office of Melissa A. Wu, LLC. helps older adults and their families defend against collection claims and lawsuits to collect certain forms of nursing home debt. It is important to consult with an attorney prior to signing any documents on behalf of a relative as part of the admission process or guarantee any payment on behalf of a relative admitted into a nursing home. Read More

Elder Law

Attorney Melissa Wu went full-force into Elder Law by pursuing an LL.M. from Western New England College of Law in Elder Law and Estate Planning. Her LL.M. allowed her to specialize in the growing field of Elder Law. Read More

Estate Planning

Estate planning can be a simple process, or incredibly complex. The importance of estate planning, however, never changes. The future is inevitable, and the best way to deal with it is through appropriate planning. Read More

Guardianship Law

Guardianship law can be complex and each party to a guardianship petition has certain rights and responsibilities. Melissa Wu takes pride in her ability to provide advice in the most straightforward way possible. Read More

Probate Law

Estate plans must be drawn up correctly to withstand any court challenges and to pass examination by a Probate Court judge for validity. Consulting first with Attorney Melissa Wu, a detail-minded and experienced Maryland and D.C. Metro Area Probate Lawyer is an excellent way to either avoid Probate or to assure that your estate matters that do land in Probate Court are conducted according to your wishes. Read More