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Melissa R Alden

Law Office of Melissa R. Alden

Melissa R Alden

Law Office of Melissa R. Alden

Melissa R Alden

Law Office of Melissa R. Alden

Attorney Melissa Alden became a member of the Massachusetts Bar in 2009 as well as the United States District Court of Massachusetts.  Prior to her completion of law school she has been employed full-time as a police officer for the Town of Yarmouth, Massachusetts.  Melissa has been a strong advocate for survivors of domestic abuse volunteering many hours as a board member to Independence House as well as accepting pro bono clients through such agencies as South Coast Legal Services, Women’s Bar Foundation and those that have sought out her help with no ability to pay.

Attorney Alden is of Counsel for Cape Cod Divorce and Mediation ( ) handling divorce, custody, support and family law cases through full representation as well as Limited Assistance Representation (LAR).

As a result of Attorney Alden’s experience as a Yarmouth Police Officer and as a member of the Community Crisis Intervention Team (CCIT), she has developed a passion and expertise in handling sensitive family and community issues. These life experiences have led her to focus her practice on family and elder issues using many of the resources and contacts she has made throughout the years.

She looks forward to working with you and/or your family to help you navigate through the years and the various stages of your life. 

Firm Description

The Law Office of Melissa R. Alden offers the following Elder Law services:

                            Guardianships and Conservatorships (Elderly, Minors, Legally Incompetent)

                            Long-term Care Planning


                            Will, Durable Power of Attorney, Health Care Proxies

                            Public Assistance Programs


Day From To
Sunday By Appointment Only
Monday 9:00 AM 3:00 PM
Tuesday 9:00 AM 3:00 PM
Wednesday 9:00 AM 3:00 PM
Thursday 9:00 AM 3:00 PM
Friday By Appointment Only
Saturday By Appointment Only


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23 East Main Street
West Yarmouth, MA 02673

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