Charles M. Melman


  • Rutgers University, B.A. 2017, summa cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa
  • Stanford Law School, J.D. 2020 (Stanford Law & Policy Review, Senior Editor)


Honorable Leigh Martin May, United States District Court, Northern District of Georgia, 2020 – 2021

Charles M. Melman

Charles M. Melman is an associate in Wachtell Lipton’s Litigation Department.

Charlie received his J.D. from Stanford Law School, where he was a Senior Editor of the Stanford Law & Policy Review and received class prizes for outstanding performance in academic and clinical coursework.  Charlie received his B.A. summa cum laude in Philosophy and History from Rutgers University, where he was a Henry Rutgers Scholar and a member of Phi Beta Kappa.

Prior to joining Wachtell Lipton, Charlie served as a law clerk to the Honorable Leigh Martin May of the United States District Court for the Northern District of Georgia.