Carlos J. Meléndez
Carlos J. Meléndez is a founding partner at the law firm Meléndez
Law Offices, P.A., specializing in Criminal and Personal Injury law. Mr.
Meléndez has worked thousands of cases and is experienced in virtually
every criminal charge. He is also available to litigate in car accident
and slip and fall suits. Due to his experience as an Assistant State Attorney/Prosecutor,
Mr. Meléndez can confidently maneuver through the legal system
and obtain positive results for his clients.
Mr. Meléndez was born in Puerto Rico and raised in Central Florida.
He graduated from Lyman High School and later completed his bachelor degree
in Political Science at the University of Central Florida. He received
his Juris Doctor at the downtown Orlando campus of Florida Agricultural
and Mechanical University (FAMU), College of Law and completed comparative
international business and constitutional law classes in Spain. After
graduating, he went on to work as an Assistant State Attorney/Prosecutor
in the 9th District which covers Orange County and Osceola County. He
later worked as an associate attorney at the Law Office of Octavio Andrade,
P.A. where he soon became a partner of Andrade Meléndez, PA.
Mr. Meléndez is married to Carolyn Vega-Meléndez and is the
father of two, Isabella and Sofia.
We all have rights - todos tenemos derechos.
Areas of Practice
- Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University, College of Law (Juris Doctor, 2006)
- University of Central Florida (B.A. Political Science, 1997)
Professional and Community Involvement
- Orange County Bar Association
- Osceola County Bar Association