Melissa R. Tiberio

Melissa R. Tiberio

Associate
Location:
Schenectady, New York
Phone:
518-631-5609
866-719-3514
Fax:
518-374-9416
Email:

Melissa R. Tiberio is an Associate of Higgins, Roberts & Suprunowicz, P.C.  Her practice concentrates in the areas of estate planning, estate administration, estate taxation, elder law, and Medicaid.  Melissa recently joined the firm in October of 2017.

Melissa completed the University at Albany, State University of New York and the Albany Law School of Union University 6-year joint degree program. She earned her Bachelors of Arts in Criminal Justice with a Minor in Business Administration in 2008. In 2010, Melissa graduated from Albany Law School with dual concentrations in estate planning and taxation. Upon being admitted to the bar in 2011, she began her legal career as counsel for the New York State Association of Counties. There she provided education to and advocated on behalf of county governments. She then gained exposure to estate planning and estate administration through her work with a sole practitioner. From there, she worked as a tax analyst for The Ayco Company, L.P., with a focus on gift, trust, and estate income tax.

Melissa is a member of the New York State Bar Association, the Schenectady County Bar Association, and the Estate Planning Council of Eastern New York. She is also a member of the Mohawk Golf Club and the Capital District Triathlon Club.

Melissa was born and raised in northeastern Connecticut. She met her husband Tom in college and they now live in Scotia, New York with their dog Coda.  In her free time, Melissa can be found training for triathlons with her husband and friends. She completed Ironman Lake Placid in 2017 and cannot wait for the chance to do it again.