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Massillamany Jeter & Carson LLP Welcomes Danielle Merlo as Newest Associate

Indianapolis, IN - March 11, 2024 - Massillamany Jeter & Carson LLP proudly announces the addition of Danielle Merlo to its esteemed team of legal professionals as an associate attorney.

Before joining Massillamany Jeter & Carson LLP, Danielle distinguished herself as a law clerk for the Honorable Judge Jonathan M. Brown in Hamilton County Superior Court 2, where she gained valuable insights into the judicial process.

Danielle's academic journey is marked by excellence and dedication. She earned her law degree from Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law, where her commitment to service and leadership shone through. Selected by the Indiana Supreme Court for the prestigious Indiana Conference for Legal Education Opportunity (ICLEO) fellowship program, Danielle demonstrated her passion for justice and equality. During her tenure at IU McKinney, she served as president of both the Federalist Society and the Christian Legal Society, while also excelling as a student ambassador for her law school. Her outstanding dedication to pro bono service earned her the esteemed Norman Lefstein Award of Excellence, reflecting over 200 hours of service to the United States Coast Guard Judge Advocate General.

Before pursuing her legal career, Danielle graduated summa cum laude from the University of Indianapolis with a bachelor's degree in Political Science, where she showcased her athleticism as an NCAA Division II swimmer.

Outside the courtroom, Danielle enjoys exploring her culinary skills, embarking on adventures around the globe, and cherishing moments with her loved ones.

"We are thrilled to welcome Danielle Merlo to our team," said Amy Carson, Managing Partner at Massillamany Jeter & Carson LLP. "Her exceptional background, commitment to service, and dedication to excellence perfectly align with our firm's values. Danielle's addition strengthens our ability to deliver unparalleled legal representation to our clients."