Attorney

Melissa Stone Myers (Principal Attorney)

Melissa Stone Myers began her career in patent litigation with the Delaware law firm, Morris, Nichols, Arsht & Tunnell LLP. After moving to Austin, Melissa and her family planted new roots. Building relationships with a network of growing families, Melissa Stone Myers recognized the need for families to plan for their future and that of their children. Melissa also realized a growing demand for advice and assistance with local small businesses. StoneMyers Law PLLC was formed to help families plan for their future and help small businesses achieve their goals.

Professional Background:

J.D. cum laude, Boston University School of Law (1998)

B.S. Biochemistry (minor Chemistry), magna cum laude, University at Albany, SUNY (1995)

Bar Admissions:

  • Texas
  • Delaware
  • US District Court for the District of Delaware
  • District of Columbia (inactive status)
  • Pennsylvania (inactive status)
  • Massachusetts (inactive status)

Professional Associations and Activities:

  • Austin Bar Association
  • Texas Bar College
  • Texas Bar Association
  • National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys
  • Delaware State Bar Association
  • Phi Beta Kappa Society
  • Austin CANLAW Clinic- Estate Planning Attorney volunteer

Civic Activities:

  • UIL & USA Swimming Stroke & Turn Judge Official 2017-present
  • James Bowie High School
    • Swim & Dive Team: Booster Club President 2018-present; VP  2017- 2018
    • Ultimate Frisbee Team: Booster Club Co-President 2018- present
  • Liberal Arts & Science Academy High School
    • Parents and Friends of LASA VP 2018-present; Secretary 2017- 2018
    • LASA Application Mentoring Program
  • Kealing Middle School
    • Kealing Magnet Advisory Group 2013- 2016 (Co-Chair, Secretary)
    • Sixth Grade Magnet Field Trip Chair 2013-2014
  • Bethany Lutheran Church
    • Confirmation Huddle Group Leader 2016-2018
    • Middle School Youth Sunday School Teacher 2014-2016
    • VBS Assistant to Leader of Citizens in Action 2014
  • Kiker Elementary School
    • Kiker Groovin’ On the Green Annual Fundraiser 2011-2013
    • Kiker PTA ACPTA Representative 2010-2012
    • Kiker PTA Treasurer 2008-2010
  • Lonestar Soccer (Select Team Manager; Assistant Rec Coach)
  • Circle C Seals Summer League Swim Team (Awards Coordinator; Computer Chair)

Personal:

Melissa is married to Duane and they are parents of twin daughters, Caroline and Elizabeth, who attend Bowie and LASA High Schools. Melissa loves spending time with family and friends and staying active; you can often find her out cycling or running.  When her family is able to visit her hometown in upstate NY, Melissa enjoys a day hike with her father in the high peaks region. Melissa is always up for an adventure – from discovering local gems in Central Texas to traveling world-wide, she looks forward to discovering new and interesting places with her family. She spends much of her spare time supporting her girls’ activities and schools, currently serving as the Bowie Swim & Dive Booster VP and PFLASA Secretary.