Melissa Bialos Floyd

Melissa Bialos Floyd

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Ms. Bialos Floyd focuses her practice in the representation of employers, self-insured companies, and insurance carriers in workers’ compensation defense matters. Prior to joining Capehart Scatchard, Melissa served as a Judicial Clerk to The Honorable Donald P. Gaydos, J.S.C., Criminal and Special Civil Part Divisions.

Bar Admissions

New Jersey

Pennsylvania

Education

Rutgers School of Law, Camden, NJ. Juris Doctorate.
James J. Hunter, III Memorial Moot Court Board, Member.

Temple University, Philadelphia, PA.
Bachelor of Arts, Summa Cum Laude

Professional Awards & Honors

Finalist, James J. Hunter, III Memorial Moot Court Competition, 2001

Charles R. Weiner Political Science Baccalaureate Award of Excellence, 1990

Designated President’s Scholar, 1990

Professional Associations & Memberships

Central Jersey Claims Association

New Jersey State Bar Association, Member

Classes & Seminars

Ethical Issues in Fair Dealing with Court and Other Parties, Division of Workers’ Compensation, 2014.

Compensability Issues in Workers’ Compensation in New Jersey, Meadowbrook Insurance Group, October 2013.

New Jersey Workers’ Comp Overview For Comp Professionals, In-House Marriott Claims Services, 2012.

Understanding Permanency Awards in New Jersey and Ways to Settle Cases, Fraud, Important Court Decisions in 2010 Which You Need To Know, New Jersey Subrogation Rules Section 40 Liens, and Fraud, in-house Meadowbrook Insurance Group, 2011.

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Top Ten Workers’ Compensation Cases To Know; Update On Recent Decisions And Legislation; and The 2008 Workers’ Comp Reform Legislation: How Will It Affect Your Company, in-house presentation to Meadowbrook Insurance Group, 2009.

Workers’ Compensation Overview, in-house presentation to client, Meadowbrook Insurance Group, 2007.

Mastering Workers’ Comp in New Jersey, New Jersey Institute for Continuing Legal Education, 2007.

The Complete Survival Guide to New Jersey Workers’ Comp, Council on Education in Management, 2007.