Melanie MacGillivray - attorney

Melanie MacGillivray


Real Estate Law, Business, Corporate and Non-Profit Organizations, Construction Law and Litigation, Zoning & Land Use Law

Ms. MacGillivray has over 25 years of experience practicing in the areas of estate planning, real estate, and business law. She provides legal services related to all aspects of estate planning, business formations and transactions, as well as the development and purchases and sales of commercial, ranches, farms, vacant and residential properties throughout New Mexico.

In 2012, Ms. MacGillivray achieved the Martindale-Hubbell “AV” Peer Review Rated status, the highest possible rating in both legal ability and ethical standards.

When not assisting clients, Ms. MacGillivray serves on several non-profit boards reflecting both her interests and her commitment to the community. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her husband and son, watching hockey, cooking, reading, and hiking.

Bar Admissions

State Bar of New Mexico
State Bar of Missouri


State Courts of New Mexico


Washington University, WA, Juris Doctor
Washington University, WA, B.A.


New Mexico Renegades Hockey Club, Member
St. Francis Professional Association, Member
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Northern New Mexico, Board of Directors, former Member
Santa Fe Capitals Hockey, former Member