The Melton Law Group

The Melton Law Group

Melton Law Group focuses on Consumer Litigation, Warranty Litigation, Lemon Law Litigation, Consumer Fraud, Estate Planning, Revocable Living Trusts, Guardianship, Powers of Attorney, and Tax Litigation.

Firm Overview

Melton Law Group was founded in 2018 by Principal Attorney, Shawna Melton. Shawna graduated from Western State College of Law in December 2010, passing the February 2011 bar exam and admitted to practice in June 2011. Shawna began her career as civil litigator, where she represented consumers against large automobile manufacturers such as Ford Motor Company, FCA US LLC, Mercedes-Benz USA, LLC, BMW of North America, LLC, and various franchise dealerships. Shawna opened Melton Law Group with the intention of continuing to protect the consumer. Shawna is currently completing an L.L.M in Taxation program, where she hopes to continue to expand her practice to better serve the working class to protect their assets through proper planning.
Main Office
Main Office
128 Avenida Ramona
San Clemente  CA  92672
Phone
  • (949) 668-0580
Fax
  • 0000000000
Consumer Protection
With a strong understanding of California's consumer protective laws, Melton Law Group advocates for consumers taking on large automobile manufacturers and franchise dealerships.
Melton Law Group was founded in 2018 by principal attorney, Shawna Melton. Since admission to the bar in 2011, Shawna has dedicated her entire career to consumer protection, litigating against large automobile manufacturers and franchise dealerships, such as Ford Motor Company, General Motors, FCA US, LLC ("Chrysler"), BMW of North America, LLC, and Mercedes-Benz USA.

Does your firm provide pro bono legal services or otherwise participate in your community?

Absolutely. Melton Law Group is dedicated to the community. Principal attorney, Shawna Melton, volunteers her time coaching youth sports and giving back by volunteering time at legal self-help clinics. Shawna regularly takes on pro bono cases to ensure that individuals with little ability to hire attorneys have representation.

Shawna Melton

As a kid I never wanted to be a lawyer. Truth is I didn't really know any lawyers. I was one of 4 kids with a stay-at-home mother and a father who worked hard, long hours as a construction worker. I learned first-hand from my parents, what hard work looked like. I stumbled into law when I was pregnant with my daughter. Realizing that I wasn't ready for a 9-5 and wanted to raise my child I knew I needed to go back to school- so law school it was! I started when my daughter was 10 weeks old, attending class at night. By the end of the first semester I was hooked. I am forever a student of the law and nothing excites me more than an opportunity to fiddle in a new area of law, expanding my knowledge of law. I certainly never dreamed of being an attorney but thankful that the decision was made for me. I am enthusiastic, sarcastic, humble and ready to serve.
License
  • Bar Number: 276989
    California , 2011
Education
  • Chapman University
    Bachelors of Arts , 2006
  • Western State College of Law
    Juris Doctorate , 2010
  • Thomas Cooley School of Law
    LLM in Taxation
    In progress

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