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Melvin L. Hewitt Jr.

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  1. Top Notch Adversary - Review from an Opponent

    Posted by Barbara,
    Overall rating
     Excellent
    Trustworthy
     Excellent
    Responsive
     Excellent
    Knowledgeable
     Excellent
    Kept me informed
     Excellent
    • I recommend Melvin Hewitt.

    Mel Hewitt is a fine and capable attorney, as well as a gentleman and a true professional. He gives lawyers a good name. I have litigated against Mel on a number of occasions and have always found him to be a zealous advocate for his clients who fights hard but also fights fair. He is top notch and one of the best at what he does.

  2. I was a victim of a sexual assault case committed by a police officer

    Posted by Janice, a Violent Crime client,
    Overall rating
     Excellent
    Trustworthy
     Excellent
    Responsive
     Excellent
    Knowledgeable
     Excellent
    Kept me informed
     Excellent
    • I recommend Melvin Hewitt.
    • I hired Melvin more than 3 years ago.
    • Melvin handled my Violent Crime matter.
    • I have previously worked with more than 10 lawyers.

    I tried several attorneys and they turn me down. They said it would be impossible to win this case based on the circumstances. In other words, they said that I asked for it. No woman asks to be cornered by a police officer with a gun and made to do the things he demanded. I prayed. I think that I wrote every agency there was all the way up to the white house for some kind of justice. I followed up on one the letters that I sent to the white house and the chief of staff over violence against women
    answered her phone. I told her my story and she told me that no means no and referred me to her friend in Orlando who recommended me to Mr. Melvin Hewitt Jr. He was so kind and everyone in his office. They continued to tell me that it was not my fault. no means no. This was during a tough time for rape victims during the bad scandal that took place at Duke university and the strippers. Needless to say, Mr. Hewitt hung in there with me and I was not given in to the mean looks and the threats. I was depressed and diagnosed with a terminal illness. I wanted to take matters into my own hands and God sent Mr. Hewitt into my life because I could have gotten into a lot of trouble or killed. To shorten up the story, he was able to get a settlement out of these people who tried to just sweep this incident under the rug. It wasn't just about the money. It was more about healing and the settlement is an admittance that they were wrong. I am a stronger Christian today. Man does not predict when I am going to leave this earth only God does. Even Mr. Hewitt said the same thing. I am doing well and going strong after almost 14 years of being diagnosed with 2 blockages in my brain and a stroke witch they final have a name for it, moyamoya disease. I even call him to this day for advice and he is the greatest and has never ignored my phone call. I would recommend him to anyone that needs help. He
    is one of a kind and truly trustworthy, knowledgeable and always kept me informed. In fact I think this was the fastest case that i have ever seen with all the circumstances to settle so fast. Thank you so much Mr. Hewitt and your firm