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“Hands down the best law firm!!! True to their word, They won't back down!God sent me to them for a reason, Thank You Jesus. Grateful for sure. Trustworthy, Notable and for the people. Thank you!!!”

- Jermaine Meckel from Gainesville, Florida

“Wonderful people!!! Everyone is always so kind and helpful.”

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“My team with Meldon Law was awesome and were really helpful during a difficult time in my life. They showed how much they cared and took their time to explain the process to me. I'm happy I chose them to help me with my...”

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“I go to Meldon Law for any legal advice that may come up. Everyone I have spoken to there has been extremely nice and helpful, and Jessica Thomason particularly has helped me with many questions over the years. I trust...”

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“I am very happy that I went with Meldon Law. Tanner Demmery and Alexandra Gordon are fantastic. I had a DUI case that I needed to make sure that I wasn't guilty of because I have a CDL and my career depends on my...”

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Lake City Personal Injury Lawyers

Getting hurt in an accident, or sustaining serious injuries because of another person’s reckless or intentional actions, can be devastating. A dedicated Lake City personal injury attorney at Meldon Law can evaluate your case for you today and can help you to make plans for seeking financial compensation. Depending upon the particular facts of your case, you may be eligible to seek an insurance settlement or to file a personal injury lawsuit against the responsible party or parties.

Nobody should ever have to experience a devastating personal injury caused by another party’s careless or reckless behavior. Yet negligence leads to many different kinds of personal injuries and in a wide variety of circumstances. At Meldon Law , we know how important it is for anyone who has been injured to seek financial compensation. Personal injuries frequently result in high medical bills in addition to lost wages due to disabling injuries that prevent victims from working. Moreover, personal injuries can have substantial costs that are difficult to quantify, such as pain and suffering, or the loss of enjoyment of life. An experienced Lake City personal injury lawyer at our firm is here to help you file a lawsuit in order to obtain fair compensation for your losses.

Speak with an Experienced Lake City Personal Injury Lawyer Today

Regardless of whether you have been accused of a crime or arrested for one, you have rights and it is important that you not only know them but fully understand them. Neither an accusation nor an arrest is a conviction. Even after you are arrested you presumed to be innocent of the charges that the State has alleged you committed unless you are proven guilty beyond and to the exclusion of every reasonable doubt. We understand that being arrested is a stressful and frightening time, which is why it is important to have an attorney by your side who is knowledgeable and who is ready to defend you. The Lake City personal injury lawyers at Meldon Law are ready to fight for you, don’t delay in calling them for a free consultation to find out how we can help you.

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What Makes Us Different
  • We put in the time and effort necessary to get you the best result we can and make sure it truly meets your needs.
  • Our experienced trial lawyers use the latest state of the art technology in discovery and trial to build a compelling case.
  • We utilize the best experts available to prove the facts of your case, no matter how complicated, technical or complex.
  • We limit the number of cases we take so we can focus on each one and give your case the time and attention it deserves.
  • We take the time to sit down with you and talk to you in plain English. We save the fancy Legalese for the judges.
  • We are part of the same community as you. We shop where you shop, eat where you eat, and know what you are going through.
Working Tirelessly for Clients for Over 50 Years

Traffic accidents, traffic stops, and arrests can happen at any time. When you need legal help, Meldon Law is just a phone call away and always ready to be there for you.

Jeffrey Meldon
Carey Meldon
Ian Pickens
Tanner Demmery
Maria P. Youngblood
Yolanda Means
Lott Bullock

Thank you for taking the time to learn more about me. I have been a Florida Trial Lawyer since 1971 when I had my first jury trial in Gainesville, and I have been in and out of the courtroom ever since. As a Trial Lawyer I enjoy helping people get their lives back together after a serious accident or an arrest. I consider myself an expert in negotiating settlements as well as trying cases in the courtroom. I have the determination and experience to go head to head with the big and powerful insurance companies that try to take advantage of people who were injured through no fault of their own. I always fight hard to get every one of...

Thank you for taking the time to find out more about me. I am currently a partner with the Meldon Law. Before joining the Meldon law firm in 2009, I practiced law in Daytona Beach with the State’s Attorney Office for almost four years. During my employment as an Assistant State Attorney, I personally handled thousands of criminal cases ranging from misdemeanor DUIs to capital felonies. In 2008, the 7th Judicial Circuit State’s Attorney’s Office promoted me to the Special Prosecution Unit.

Drawing upon more than five years of practiced legal expertise, Mr. Pickens excels as an associate attorney with Meldon Law. Born and raised in Crescent City, Florida, he focuses his practice on driving under the influence (DUI) and criminal defense cases. Mr. Pickens continues to further his knowledge of these areas by regularly attending seminars and conferences.

Tanner brings a unique perspective having worked on both sides of a case. As a former prosecutor and public defender, Tanner is at home in the courtroom and excels at trial practice Having negotiated thousands of cases over nearly 15 years, Tanner is well-versed in the details that make a great case and equally adept at finding those issues that can sink his opponents’ case instantly. Tanner understands that you’re not just a case number but a human being with a compelling story and will make sure your voice is heard.

Maria P. Youngblood brings to the Meldon Law team over a decade of experience in the areas of personal injury and civil litigation. Maria most recently served as Chair of the Family Law Section for the Eighth Judicial Circuit and has extensive experience in contested and uncontested civil matters.

Yolanda was born and raised in Gainesville, Florida. She began her criminal law experience very early as a member of the Criminal Justice Academy at Newberry High School. She went on to graduate from Buchholz High School, while being dual-enrolled at Santa Fe College. Yolanda continued her education at the University of Central Florida, where she obtained a Bachelor of Science degree in Legal Studies.

Oran 'Lott' Bullock was raised in Williston, Florida and he is the sixth generation of his family to live in Levy County. He graduated from Williston High School in 2009. After graduating, he obtained a bachelor's degree in Food and Resource Economics from the University of Florida in 2014. In 2015 he received his master's degree in Agribusiness, again from the University of Florida. He then went on to attend the University of Florida for a third time to obtain his law degree and in 2018 he graduated from the University of Florida with his Juris Doctor. He is the fourth generation in his family to obtain a graduate degree from the...

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