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Megan Blancho

About Me

As a former criminal prosecutor and current military spouse, Megan works hard to protect her clients' rights and advise them on the present and future impact of criminal charges.  Originally from Ohio, Megan moved to Pensacola, Florida upon graduating from law school (law review, moot court, magna cum laude), and has a law office in Destin with conference meeting space in Fort Walton Beach and Pensacola.  Megan services client needs in Okaloosa, Escambia, Santa Rosa and Walton counties.  Before becoming a licensed attorney Megan worked for many years in law offices in the positions of receptionist, secretary, paralegal, lawyer and now owner of her own practice.  Megan puts her years of experience to work for her clients always putting the best interest of her clients first.   


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Practice Areas


  1. Criminal Defense: 50%
  2. DUI & DWI: 25%
  3. Wills & Living Wills: 20%



Fixed (Sometimes), Free Consultation (20 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

10 total 

  • Trisha Smith Graham

    Megan Blancho is one of the most experienced, dedicated and compassionate lawyers I know. She is highly regarded by her peers. As a former prosecutor she has extensive trial experience. Megan is passionate about helping her clients and doing what it takes to seek justice.


    Trisha Graham Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Tonya Holman

    I endorse this lawyer for criminal law. Megan brings hope to the filed..


    Tonya Holman Family Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

The Law Office of Megan Blancho

1825 Hurlburt Road
Fort Walton Beach, FL, 32547


VAAuthorized to practice law200903/11/2014
FLMember in Good Standing200409/08/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Excellence in Performance SupervisorFlorida Department of Health2009
Employee of the monthFlorida Department of Health2007
CALI Award (top grade in the class) for Legal CommunicationsUniversity of Akron School of Law2002
Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
OwnerThe Law Office of Megan Blancho2013 - Present
Assistant Commonwealth AttorneyCommonwealth's Attorney Office Norfolk Virginia2010 - 2013
Assistant General CounselFlorida Department Of Health2007 - 2010
Assistant State AttorneyState Attorney's Office2004 - 2007
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Emerald Coast Business Women GroupMember2013 - Present
Women of the MooseMember2013 - Present
Florida Bar, Government Lawyer SectionMembership Chair2013 - Present
BNI - Business Networking InternationalMember2013 - Present
VFW Ladies Auxiliary Life MemberSecretary2011 - Present
Virginia Bar AssociationMember2009 - Present
Florida BarMember2004 - Present
Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
Drug Trafficking became PossessionCharge reduction, withhold adjudication and administrative probation.
DUI 2nd in 5 Reduced to Reckless DrivingReckless Driving
Felony - Domestic Violence Kidnapping/False ImprisonmentNo Prosecution - Case Dismissed
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School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Akron School of LawLitigation CertificateJD - Juris Doctor2004
University of AkronN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts1997
Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Veteran's Entrepreneur Conference: Bullet Proof Business Boot CampContracts and other Legal Issues2014
SBDC Brown Bag LuncheonSelecting a Business Structure2014
NWFSC Nurse Association MeetingNursing License and Florida Department of Health2013