Gross-Arnold, Melissa M. Esq., B.C.S.

6279 Dupont Station CourtJacksonville, FL 32217- 2567


Updated: 07/25/2012


Ms. Gross-Arnold is Board Certified by the Florida Bar as an expert in education as well as city, county and local government law. She specializes in public and private education law, governmental law and transactional due diligence.

Ms. Gross-Arnold is well-versed in laws related to private and public schools, including charter schools, as well as the Government in the Sunshine and Public Records Laws applicable to these schools. She has represented both school districts and charter...


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Practice Areas

  • Education Law
  • Employment Law -- Employer
  • Government Agencies & Programs
  • Government Contracts
  • Transactional Due Diligence
  • Administrative Law


Bar Admissions

  • Florida
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 11th Circuit
  • U.S. District Court Middle District of Florida

Specialties and Certifications

  • Education, City, County & Local Government Law, Florida Bar

Other Affiliations

  • Alliance of Public Charter School Attorneys
  • Clay County Chamber of Commerce, 2009 - 2012 (Member and appointee to Economic Development Advisory Board)
  • Commercial Real Estate Women-Jacksonville Chapter
  • Georgia Charter School Association
  • Florida Bar Association-Environmental and Land Use Law, Administrative Law and City, County and Local Government Law Sections
  • Jacksonville Bar Association (Member)
  • Jacksonville Community Council, Inc., Fundraising Committee, 2004 - 2006
  • Jacksonville Community Council, Inc., Management Team, , 2005
  • Jacksonville Community Council, Inc., Business Involvement in Education Study, 2002
  • Martin J. Gottlieb Day School, Education Community (Secretary)
  • North Florida Land Trust (Former President and General Counsel)


  • University of Florida College of Law, Gainesville, Florida, 1999
    Honors: With High Honors
    Honors: Environmental and Land Use Law Certificate
    Honors: Order of the Coif
    Honors: Member of the Florida Law Review
  • University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, 1992
    Major: Business Administration


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Office Information


6279 Dupont Station CourtJacksonville, FL 32217- 2567


  • 904-731-3807



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