John E. Melton

John E. Melton

Criminal Defense Attorney

Marlette, MI





No Misconduct



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342 questions answered.

Practice Areas

Payments & Fees

Payment Types

Cash, Check, Credit Card


Contingent (25%-33%), Fixed (Sometimes), Free Consultation (90 minutes), Hourly ($175-$250/hour), Retainer (Always)

Client Reviews

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The only lawyer you can ever trust!!!!

Posted by: a Business client over 1 year ago.

John is impressive, and his extensive knowedlge of the law. John is very honest, trust worthy i refer John to everyone.

Great, honest, dependable Lawyer! He's the right choice.

Posted by: a Animal Law client 12 months ago.

My case was somewhat different from most. I needed to prove custody of a dog that an ex stole from me. John Melton acted quickly, assertively, and...
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Seth L. Goldner
Seth Goldner

Farmington Hills, MI

Over 1 year ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I have known and worked with attorney Melton for over ten years and think very highly of him as a litigator. We have teamed up on many cases...
Glenn A. Mccandliss
Glenn Mccandliss

Center Line, MI

Over 1 year ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I endorse this lawyer. Mr. Melton is a brilliant attorney who is the best in his field. He gets the job done without fail for his clients.
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1997 License Status: Active And In Good Standing for the state of Michigan.
Last updated by Avvo: 06/08/2014
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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2010 – present

Melton Law Firm


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1996 BPA in Public Affairs

Wayne State University


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2014 Top Contributor



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2010- present Member

Sanilac County Bar Association

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2009 Client Advisory

Weltman Wienberg & Reis Website

Speaking Engagements

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2010 Foreclosure Law Workshop

at Collection Law From Start to Finish

2009 Competition Judge

at Moot Court Honor Society