Melanie is one of our Directors and has over 20 years’ experience in property work.

She has a degree in history from the University of Lancaster and completed her legal training at the College of Law in London.  Her Articles were carried out in a small firm in Lincoln’s Inn Fields in London and she qualified as a solicitor in 1994.  She worked in the Commercial Property department of Farrer & Co until she moved to Herefordshire in 2004. 

Melanie has been at Gabbs since 2009, becoming a Director in 2017.  She works from our Hay on Wye office where she deals with all types of property matters including residential and commercial properties.


Now that all transactions have been successfully completed we would like to thank you and your team for the excellent service you have once again provided when matters have been far from straightforward.

When we, the inexperienced, panicked you maintained an air of calm authority throughout. Your advice was always reassuring and invariably accurate.

Once again we will not hesitate to recommend your company to others whenever the opportunity occurs.

- Mr H

We have been very impressed by the friendly and efficient service we have received.  In particular, we have appreciated the way you have kept things moving by dealing promptly with all issues.

- Mr and Mrs A, Hay on Wye

I would like to thank both you and your staff for the way you conducted and treated us over the sale of... Your efficient and professional attention to detail made us feel very relaxed over the transaction.  We would like to convey our gratitude to all of your staff involve.

- Mr G, Powys