Amy F. Melican is Vice President, Deputy General Counsel, at Tapestry, Inc., a New York-based house of modern luxury lifestyle brands, which is the parent company of the Coach, kate spade new york and Stuart Weitzman brands. Tapestry, Inc. is listed on the New York Stock Exchange and employs approximately 19,000 people globally. Amy oversees litigation in North America for Tapestry. Her responsibilities also include oversight of employment counseling, contract negotiation, intellectual property and factory social compliance.Prior to joining Tapestry, Amy was an attorney in the Labor & Employment Department at Proskauer Rose LLP. She was also an Assistant Corporation Counsel in the New York City Law Department and clerked with the U.S. Court of Appeals for Second Circuit and NYS Supreme Court, Appellate Division, Third Department.