Meet Our Attorneys & Staff

Jami L. Haynes


After clerking for a summer, Jami joined Melbye Law Office in August of 2013. She attended Dickinson State University, graduating with degrees in social science and Spanish education. After working for two years in the education field, she attended the University of North Dakota School of law, receiving her Juris Doctor in 2013. Jami grew up in Dickinson. In her spare time, she enjoys traveling, spending time at the family farm and chasing after her three young children with her husband, Rusty.

Diane F. Melbye

Of Counsel

Stacy Hauptmann


Stacy was born and raised in Montana. After high school, she obtained her Associates Degree in Accounting at Montana State University-Billings. She lived in Montana up until she move to Dickinson in the Fall of 2020. She joined the team of Haynes Melbye Law Office, PLLC in January of 2023 as a legal assistant. In her spare time, Stacy and her husband, Dan, enjoy camping, taking rides on the Harley, travel and spending time with friends. She also enjoys cooking/baking and going to visit her 3 adult children, Alexa, Wyatt and Walker, along with her parents and family in Montana.

Elizabeth Hill


Elizabeth received a BSc in Physiology and Pharmacology from the University of Saskatchewan in 2018 and her Juris Doctor from the University of North Dakota School of Law in 2022. Her hometown is Saskatoon, SK, Canada. In her spare time, Elizabeth enjoys swimming, watching a mystery/law movie, and spending time with her friends and family.