Legal Assistants


Martin Sciani

Martin Sciani has been with William A. Johnson, PA, since 2011. He arrived with three years of comprehensive experience handling Medicaid cases and currently provides Mr. Johnson assistance in managing those of the firm. Martin was born in Queens, New York and relocated to Brevard County in 1989. He holds an Associates in Science Degree for Paralegal Studies from Brevard Community College and a Bachelor of Arts Degree in History from the University of Central Florida. Martin enjoys reading, travel, and NFL football among other pursuits…


Linda Meyer

With 14 years’ experience as a paralegal, Linda Ghirardelli Meyer assists Mr. Johnson in the practice area of probate and trust administration. Ms. Meyer is certified by the National Association of Legal Assistants as an Advanced Certified Paralegal in Probate and Estate Planning. She is a Florida Bar Florida Registered Paralegal and received her A.S. in Legal Studies from Brevard Community College, now Eastern Florida State College. Ms. Meyer lives in Viera with her husband Bill, and has twin daughters who attend the University of South Florida.


Sandy H. Brown

Sandy received her Bachelor’s Degree in Allied Legal Services from the University of Central Florida in 1979. She is a Florida native who was born in Rockledge and reared in Satellite Beach. She has been a legal assistant for 35 years working in firms large and small from Chicago to Seattle and back to Melbourne, Florida. She and her husband, Carl, principal at Manatee Elementary School, returned to the area in 1991 to rear their children, Andrew and Sarah, in Satellite Beach. She brings to our practice years of experience in litigation at the state, federal, and appellate levels. Prior to joining in 2011, Sandy was a deputy clerk in the probate and guardianship division for Brevard County’s Clerk of Court. She feels lucky to still have her mother and mother-in-law living as it reminds her to balance respect for our elderly citizens with providing support and assistance when needed. Presently, Sandy is responsible for the areas of guardianship for the firm.


Melanie Fulbright

Melanie received her Bachelor’s Degree in Management & Marketing from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro in 1990. She also graduated from the University of North Carolina at Charlotte in 1993 with a Master’s Degree in Business Administration. Originally from Charlotte, North Carolina, Melanie relocated to Melbourne with her husband in 1999. Having started her career in the area of Human Resources, she held several positions within Tyco International including Human Resources Administrator and Human Resources Manager. Prior to joining in 2002 as Marketing Coordinator and Paralegal, Melanie worked for a local company as General Manager. Presently, Melanie is responsible for the areas of estate planning, guardianship and marketing for the firm.

Melanie enjoys reading, spinning, and spending time with her husband, Keith, and 3-year old Labradoodle, Duncan. She also likes spending time with girlfriends at Tybee Island, Georgia and enjoys visiting the Florida Keys.