Adjunct Faculty Member
Judge Melloy received his BA from Loras College and his JD from the University of Iowa College of Law. He began his career in private practice in Dubuque and joined the judiciary as a US Bankruptcy Court Judge for the Northern District of Iowa in 1986. In 1992, he was nominated and confirmed to the US District Court for the Northern District of Iowa. In 2001, he was nominated for the US Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit. He was confirmed in early 2002 and he continues to serve there today.