Lee Melchionni is a Settlement Planner with Sage Settlement Consulting based in Atlanta. Lee works closely with attorneys and their clients to develop customized financial solutions focused on financial security. Closely attuned to clients’ goals, Lee and his team at Sage, provide solutions that allow attorneys and their clients to receive tax-free or tax-deferred periodic payments over any period of their choosing. Lee is an expert in settlement annuities, market-based structured settlements, qualified settlements funds, financial planning and trust solutions. Lee develops long-term relationships grounded in frequent contact, customized outreach, and a deep-seated desire to exceed client expectations.
Lee was a four-year letterman with Duke University’s Men’s Basketball Team from 2003-2006, a tenure that included four ACC Basketball Championships, and a Final Four appearance. Selected as a Senior Captain by his peers and Coach Mike Krzyzewski, Lee has long understood that hard work and collaboration are critical to success. Prior to joining Structures, Lee was a Private Client Advisor at U.S. Trust, where he worked closely with high net worth individuals and families, to help them grow, preserve, and transfer wealth effectively. Previously, Lee was a Certified NBA and NFL Player Agent at Wasserman, where he represented clients in contract and endorsement negotiations. Lee also played professional basketball in Novara, Italy.
Lee earned his B.A. from Duke University and his J.D. from Loyola Law School in Los Angeles. He is a member of the Bar of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. In addition, Lee also has his Series 7 and 66 licenses.
Originally from Lancaster, PA, Lee continues to be active in the in the Duke University Alumni Community, as well as Big Brother Big Sister of America.