Morris Law Firm
Melinda Morris

Morris Law Firm

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111 2nd Ave NE #515, St. Petersburg , FL 33701

Background and Experience

Melinda Morris has been practicing law since 1999 and is the managing attorney of the Morris Law Firm, P.A. As a former Assistant State Attorney with the Sixth Judicial Circuit in Clearwater, Pinellas County, FL, Ms. Morris has handled thousands of cases from investigation through sentencing. The experience prosecuting cases, along with Ms. Morris' extensive experience as a criminal defense attorney allows her to aggressively defend her clients. While a felony prosecutor for the State Attorney’s Office in Pinellas County, Ms. Morris prosecuted thousands of criminal cases including DUI, domestic violence, juvenile crimes, and various other misdemeanor and felony offenses. This understanding of the techniques used often by the prosecution has proved invaluable for her criminal defense clients. Ms. Morris served as a member of the DUI Manslaughter/Vehicular Homicide Squad, a Lead Trial Attorney, a Domestic Violence Prosecutor, and a Child Abuse Prosecutor. She has participated in 50 jury trials, and has first-hand experience and jury trials for first degree murder, manslaughter, capital sexual battery, robbery, DUI, domestic violence and others.

State Bar of Florida, 1999
U.S. District Court, Middle District of Florida, 2009
Juris Doctorate, Stetson University College of Law
Master of Business Administration, Stetson University
Bachelor of Science, Florida State University
Client Rating, Martindale-Hubbell, 2015
TBT Rising Star, Tampa Bay Times, 2008
National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
Florida Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
St. Petersburg Bar Association
Hillsborough County Bar Association
Morris Law Firm

Melinda Morris
111 2nd Ave NE #515
St. Petersburg, FL 33701

Listing last updated: March 14, 2017 at 3:41 pm
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