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Jason M. Melton, Esq.

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Toll Free: 866-608-5529
Fax: 352-556-4839

11020 Northcliffe Blvd
Spring Hill, Florida 34608

High Stakes - Top 100 Martindale-Hubbell AV Super Lawyers Top Attorney Personal Injury - Avvo Rating 10.0 Avvo Clients' Choice 2012 - Personal Injury Top Contributor  2014 - Personal Injury Jason M. Melton, LIFE MEMBER, of Million Dollar and Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum Million Dollar Advocates Forum Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum Top 20 Best Motorcycle Injury Attorneys

Throughout his career, Jason Melton has earned his reputation for developing and executing on individually tailored strategies for difficult and tragic personal injury and wrongful death clients in Florida. Jason started his career fighting for victims in Florida's criminal courtrooms and has continued that drive for equity and accountability in the civil arena against insurance companies and some of the countries largest corporate entities. He is a life member of both the Million Dollar and Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum. Jason has also earned an AV Preeminent rating by Martindale-Hubbell, and has been listed among Florida's Super Lawyers. He is a founding member of the National Academy of Motorcycle Injury Lawyers and was named Top 20 Motorcycle Injury Lawyer in the United States in 2020. Jason was also named among the top 100 High Stakes Litigators for his experience in cases worth over $2,000,000. Less than one-half percent (0.5%) of litigators in the United States are qualified for this distinction.

Locally Jason is a past president and treasurer of the Hernando County Bar Association. In 2008 Jason was nominated for State Representative and was endorsed by the Tampa Bay Times over the incumbent. In 2013 Jason was appointed by the chief judge of the 5th judicial circuit to the joint professionalism committee for Hernando County and Sumter County. He is active in many charities locally, and has founded two separate annual college scholarships, one designed for incoming college freshman from high school, and the other for currently enrolled college students.

Education

J.D., The Catholic University of America

University of San Diego School of Law
Comparative Law Institute, Florence, Italy

B.A., Southern Methodist University, 1996

Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice Florida
U.S. District Court, Middle District of Florida
U.S. District Court, Southern District of Florida
Professional & Bar Association Memberships

Hernando County Bar Association
Member Since: 2005
President, 2007-2008 Executive Board Member, 2005-2007

Hernando County | Sumter County Professionalism Panel
Appointed by Chief Judge 5th Judicial Circuit, 2013 - Present

Teen Court Judge

The Academy of Florida Trial Lawyers

The Florida Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers

American Association for Justice

Traffic Court Rules Committee, Florida Bar

Citrus County Bar Association

Citrus-Hernando Inn of Court

National Academy of Motorcycle Injury Lawyers
Founding Member

Florida Justice Association

Previous Experience
Attorney Jason Melton

Assistant State Attorney, State of Florida, 11th Judicial Circuit

U.S. Attorney’s Office, Northern District of Texas, Dallas, Texas

U.S. Small Business Administration, Office of General Counsel, Litigation, Washington, D.C.

State Attorney’s Office, Montgomery County, Maryland

News Media
FOX 13 News

National Academy of MotorcycleInjury LawyerJason Melton's plaques
Justia Lawyer Rating
Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum
Super Lawyers
American Association of Justice
Florida Legal Elite
Avvo Rating
AV Martindale-Hubbell
Florida Justice Association
Best Law Firms 2015
BBB - Accredited Business
Best Lawyers
NAMIL LAW Founding Member
NAMIL LAW Founding Member
Top 100
Client Reviews
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This firm was extremely helpful and courteous to deal with. I did not expect to need their services, but was fortunate to find such a great firm. Thank you for your services. E.S.
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Great customer service. I was always kept updated on every new detail throughout my whole case. The staff made me feel very comfortable and confident in choosing their services. Highly recommend. C.B.
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I have been to this office three different times and have not one complaint ! Always prompt and on point. I wouldn't pick any other office! R.S.
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The staff was very attentive and answered all my questions regarding my criminal case. I was very pleased with the outcome and professionalism. C.V.
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Could never see myself using any other law firm. My case was a difficult one it was handled with perfection and extreme professionalism. R.B.