Melinda Hedrick

Melinda  Hedrick


Waco, Texas

Melinda Hedrick joined the firm in 2019. Ms. Hedrick graduated from Baylor University with a Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting and earned her Juris Doctor degree from Baylor University School of Law. She is a licensed certified public accountant and is board certified by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization in Estate Planning and Probate Law. Her practice focuses primarily on estate planning and probate, as well as guardianships, business organizations, contracts and tax. Melinda and her husband, Brent, reside in Waco with their two daughters, Tinsley and Ella.

Areas of Practice

  • Estate Planning
  • Probate & Estate Administration
  • Guardianships
  • Business Organizations
  • Contracts
  • Tax Law


  • Baylor University School of Law
    • J.D.
  • Baylor University
    • B.B.A.
    • Major: Accounting


  • Licensed Certified Public Accountant
  • Board Certified, Estate Planning and Probate Law, Texas Board of Legal Specialization

Professional Organizations and Boards

  • McLennan County Bar Association, President 2017-2018, Director
  • McLennan County Young Lawyers Association, President 2007-2008
  • State Bar of Texas, Real Estate, Probate & Trusts Section
  • Waco Montessori School Board of Trustees, President 2011-2012
  • Heart of Texas Estate Planning Council, President 2000
  • Central Texas Senior Ministry (also known as Meals On Wheels), Director, Finance Committee 2016-2018, Vice-President 2018-2019
  • Oakwood Cemetery Association, Director, Corresponding Secretary 2018-2019