Melissa Barcena has joined the Westlake Village, Santa Barbara-based Northrup Schlueter law firm as an associate.
Barcena practices in the areas of complex business litigation and construction defect. She also practices in the firm’s appellate division.
She graduated magna cum laude from The Ohio State University with a bachelor’s degree in English. She has a doctorate and master’s degree in dispute resolution from Pepperdine University School of Law.