Assistant Vice President and Deputy General Counsel
Lesley Melega joined IES Abroad in 2012. As the Assistant Vice President and Deputy General Counsel, Lesley oversees and handles contract negotiations, manages IES Abroad’s legal entities overseas and addresses a variety of other legal matters. She also serves as a Chair of IES Abroad’s Crisis Management Team. Prior to working with IES Abroad, Lesley was a litigation attorney. She earned a business degree from Miami University and a J.D. degree from DePaul University. Lesley studied abroad for a semester in Dublin, Ireland at University College Dublin during her second year of law school.