Melinda Partain

Current Scope of Practice

Megan Nelson is a defense attorney actively engaged in representing clients involved in many areas of litigation, including construction defect, wrongful death, transportation and automobile litigation, business litigation, personal injury, and tort defense.


  • ​Baylor School of Law, J.D., 2015
    • Order of the Barristers
    • President, Women's Legal Society
    • Senior Executive Editor, Baylor Law Review 
    • Transactional Law Review
  • Baylor University, B.B.A., Marketing and Management, 2012, Magna Cum Laude      

Professional Affiliations

  • Admitted, Texas, 2015
  • State Bar of Texas
  • Dallas Bar Association
  • Dallas Association of Young Lawyers


  • Did Texas Get It Wrong? How Consumer Plaintiffs May Soon Have Redress Against Big Pharma, 67 Baylor Law Review 480 (Spring, 2015)

Honors and Awards

  • Selected for inclusion in Texas Rising Stars by Thomson Reuters in 2023 and 2024. An honor bestowed on less than 5% of the practicing attorneys in the State of Texas.