Melissa Renea Sharpsteen

Melissa Renea Sharpsteen

Criminal Defense Attorney
Saint Petersburg, FL




No Misconduct


English , French

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About Me

Melissa is licensed to practice law in the United States Federal Middle District Courts as well as the Florida State Courts. She is experienced in the courtroom, having conducted both jury and nonjury trials in both criminal and civil cases. Throughout her career, Melissa has remained active in the legal community. Additionally, in keeping with her commitment to public service, she continues to...

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Payment Types

Cash, Check, Credit Card


Free Consultation (60 minutes)

Client Reviews

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Awesome Attorney!!!!

Posted by: Kathy about 3 years ago.

If you need an attorney who is on your side, give Melissa a call!!! She is very knowledgeable and will go out of her way to help you with your case!...

There's great comfort in knowing your lawyer is truly on your side

Posted by: a client over 3 years ago.

I was faced with a misdemeanor case and a very dear friend of mine strongly recommended me to Melissa Sharpsteen. All communication, throughout the...
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Showing 2 of 16 peer endorsements

John Greel Ralls Jr.
John Ralls

Pensacola, FL

7 months ago

Relationship: Other

I endorse this talented and knowledgeable attorney, who is well-respected in the legal community.
Herbert Ira Ellis
Herbert Ellis

Freehold, NJ

About 2 years ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I endorse this lawyer.
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1995 License Status: Member in Good Standing for the state of Florida.
Last updated by Avvo: 12/12/2014
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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1996 – present

Melissa R. Sharpsteen & Associates, P.A.


Showing 1 of 2 degrees

1995 law in Law

Louis D. Brandeis School of Law at the University of Louisville


Showing 1 of 12 association entries

2011- present Board of Directors

Celma Mastry Ovarian Cancer Foundation

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Showing 1 of 1 publication

2001 Sometimes, law is an exotic business

Tampa Bay Review

Speaking Engagements

Showing 2 of 6 occasions

2011 Rights & Responsibilities of Young Adults

at Law Day High School Speakers Program

2011 Advocating for clients, patients and a cause

at Guest Speaker

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