Jeffrey Meldon, Founding Attorney

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At Meldon Law, we are dedicated to use our experience, resources, and time to fight for Justice for victims of accidents and the rights of individuals charged with DUI and other criminal offenses.

Most Florida accident victims and those arrested for DUI want their questions answered and their options explained to them with respect, understanding, and in terms they can understand. My dedicated and innovative team of experienced accident attorneys and criminal defense attorneys and I, Jeffrey Meldon, do just that. In addition, we add the personal attention that any individual who has been seriously injured deserves. Feel free to contact us and find out how we can help you regain your peace of mind and get you started on the right track towards justice and recovery.
Practice Areas
 Juris Doctor (J.D.)
As an attorney, I concentrate in personal injury accident and wrongful death cases as well as DUI/ Criminal Defense. I regularly attend seminars to stay up to date on emerging trends and technology in these fields of law. In addition, over the past 20 years I have lectured and been chairman of many legal seminars in Florida.
Here are some of the highlights of my career:

- I proudly accepted an invitation from the National Trial Lawyers Top 100 Trial Lawyers to join their organization in 2013. The National Trial Lawyers Top 100 is an invitation only professional organization comprised of America’s top trial attorneys. Only a select few are invited from each state to join. An invitation of membership is extended exclusively to those select individuals who exemplify superior qualifications as civil plaintiff or criminal defense trial lawyers. Invited lawyers also exhibit the most outstanding leadership skills, maintain an excellent reputation in his or her respective community, and demonstrate an unbridled passion for excellence as a trial attorney.

- I am a proud Member of The Million Dollar Advocates Forum which is one of the most prestigious groups of trial lawyers in the U.S. Membership is limited to attorneys who have won million dollar verdicts and settlements. Only less than 1% of lawyers in the country are members of this group.
- Member of the Florida and American Justice Associations (the two most important personal injury trial lawyer groups) for many years and utilize their resources to provide the best representation for my clients
- Served on the Florida Bar Rules of Judicial Administration Committee and the Florida Bar Civil Procedure Rules Committee, (the committee that makes the rules for litigating personal injury and wrongful death cases).
- Teacher in the University of Florida Law School Trial Advocacy Program.
- Chairman and lecturer for Lorman Seminars.
- Regular lecturer around the State of Florida to other lawyers for the past 15 years.
- Past Chairman and member of the Florida Bar Traffic Court Rules Committee from 1992 to 2002. (The committee that help write the rules regarding DUI trials.)
- Recognized statewide for creating the experienced DUI defense team at the Law Office of Jeffrey Meldon and Associates serving Alachua County.
- Chairman and lecturer at the Florida Bar DUI Seminars for the last 12 years.
- J.D, Case Western Reserve University School of Law - 1969
- B.A (Business Administration) Ohio State University - 1966
- Million Dollar Advocates Forum
- American Association for Justice
- American Bar Association
- Florida Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (FACDL)
- National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (NACDL)
- Eighth Judicial Circuit Chapter of FACDL
- Eighth Judicial Circuit Bar Assocation
- Fifth Judicial Cirduit Bar Association
- Florida Bar Criminal Law Section
Bar Admissions
Florida State Bar 1971
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