Melisa D. Ludeman has been practicing law since
she opened her own practice in 2008. She owns
and operates the Ludeman Law Firm, LLC and
decided to start the Driver's Edge so that Kansas
Citians could have access to the traffic ticket,
driver license and car title information they need.
Melisa is licensed in Missouri (2007) and Kansas
(2008) and practices in courts throughout the Kansas City region.
Melisa attended Truman State University, obtaining a Bachelor of Arts in
Political Science in 2002. She then went on to receive her Juris Doctor
from the University of Missouri at Kansas City in 2006, where she was
on the Dean’s List for four semesters.
Melisa was a member of her law school’s Law Review as well as Case
Note and Review Editor for The Urban Lawyer. In addition, she was
secretary for the Black Law Students Association and she received the
Cali Excellence for the Future Award for earning the top grade in her
Famous Trials course.
During law school, Melisa clerked at the United States District Court for
the Western District of Missouri in the Pro Se office. After graduation,
she was an analyst at Shook Hardy & Bacon. She has also done work
for the United States Department of the Interior, Bryan Cave, and Rouse
Hendricks German May.