Melvin D. Stack (Daytona Beach, Florida)
Melvin D. Stack (Daytona Beach, Florida)

Melvin D. Stack

Licensed for 36 years

Practice Area: Probate Law, Trust Law, Estate Litigation 2 more areas of practice + 2 more

Awards
AV Preeminent
Contact
386-868-4615

Melvin D. Stack

386-868-4615

Free initial consultation, Credit cards accepted, Fixed hourly rates

Serving Daytona Beach, FL view address

  • Serving Daytona Beach, FL view address

  • Free initial consultation, Credit cards accepted, Fixed hourly rates

Member at firm Every, Stack and Upchurch

Serving Daytona Beach, FL view address

Free initial consultation, Credit cards accepted, Fixed hourly rates

Awards AV Preeminent

About Melvin D. Stack

Instructor, Criminal Justice Program, University of Central Florida, 1993. Assistant State Attorney, Seventh Judicial Circuit, State of Florida, 1980-1988. Designated Assistant to Statewide Grand Jury, 1984. Senior Trial Counsel and Special Prosecutor, Seventh Judicial Circuit, State of Florida, 1984-1987. Division Chief, Special Prosecution Division, Seventh Judicial Circuit, State of Florida, 1987-1988. Designated Assistant Attorney General, Department of Legal Affairs, 1988-1990. Legal Counsel for Volusia County Sheriff, Forfeiture Law, 1989-1990. Member, Florida Association of Police Attorneys, 1989-1990.

Areas of Law

  • Probate Law
  • Trust Law
  • Estate Litigation
  • Criminal Law
  • Forfeiture Law

Client Reviews

  • 5.0/5.0 5 reviews
  • 100% client recommended 5 recommendations
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  • Value for Money

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  • 5.0/5.0 submitted on 06/23/13

    Mr Stack and his staff are courteous and professional on a human level. Read more

    Mr Stack and his staff are courteous and professional on a human level.

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  • 5.0/5.0 submitted on 04/29/12

    I found Mr. Stack to be a great listener, caring, detailed & very helpful in making decisions. I'm 80 & concerned to make things easier after my passing, for people I ca... Read more

    I found Mr. Stack to be a great listener, caring, detailed & very helpful in making decisions. I'm 80 & concerned to make things easier after my passing, for people I care about. He is the "BEST".

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  • 5.0/5.0 submitted on 10/08/11

    Mel provides a great service at a very affordable price. I use him and recommend him to friends/clients. He has integrity and is an honest person. I recommend him and... Read more

    Mel provides a great service at a very affordable price. I use him and recommend him to friends/clients. He has integrity and is an honest person. I recommend him and his firm without reservation that my family and clients will be treated fairly and in a timely manner.

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  • 5.0/5.0 submitted on 10/03/10

    Very efficient, reasonable and knowledgable. Read more

    Very efficient, reasonable and knowledgable.

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  • 5.0/5.0 submitted on 08/16/10

    Very prompt and attentive to every detail. Read more

    Very prompt and attentive to every detail.

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Peer Reviews

  • 5.0/5.0 23 reviews
  • AV Preeminent
  • Legal Knowledge

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  • 5.0/5.0 by a Sole Practitioner on 08/28/13 in Criminal Law

    • Legal Knowledge

      5.0/5.0
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      5.0/5.0
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  • 5.0/5.0 by a Sole Practitioner on 08/28/13 in Probate Administration

    Always is well-informed. Ethical standards are the highest. Read more

    Always is well-informed. Ethical standards are the highest.

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      5.0/5.0
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  • 5.0/5.0 by a Managing Partner on 08/12/13 in Wills and Probate

    Mel holds the highest regard in the legal community for his ethics and expertise. Read more

    Mel holds the highest regard in the legal community for his ethics and expertise.

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      5.0/5.0
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  • 5.0/5.0 by a Judge on 08/01/13 in Criminal Defense

    • Legal Knowledge

      5.0/5.0
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      5.0/5.0
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  • 5.0/5.0 by a Judge on 08/01/13 in Probate Administration

    • Legal Knowledge

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  • 5.0/5.0 by a Judge on 07/26/13 in Probate Litigation

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  • 5.0/5.0 by a Judge on 07/26/13 in Probate Administration

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  • 5.0/5.0 by a Judge on 07/26/13 in Family Law

    • Legal Knowledge

      5.0/5.0
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      5.0/5.0
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      5.0/5.0
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  • 5.0/5.0 by a Managing Partner on 07/25/13 in Wills and Probate

    Mr Stack is a highly qualified and highly regarded attorney is our legal community. I have referred many cases to Mr STack with satisfactory results Read more

    Mr Stack is a highly qualified and highly regarded attorney is our legal community. I have referred many cases to Mr STack with satisfactory results

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  • 5.0/5.0 by a Partner on 07/23/13 in Probate Litigation

    I am well aware of Mr. Stack's abilities and reputation for professionalism. He is an excellent probate lawyer. Read more

    I am well aware of Mr. Stack's abilities and reputation for professionalism. He is an excellent probate lawyer.

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Community Contributions

      Credentials

      Position
      Member
      Admission Details
      Admitted in 1980, Florida
      1985, U.S. District Court, Middle District of Florida
      1989, U.S. Court of Appeals, Eleventh Circuit and U.S. Supreme Court
      Credit Cards Accepted
      Additional Payment Information
      Free initial consultation
      Fixed hourly rates
      Fixed fees available
      Law School Attended
      Stetson College of Law
      Class of 1979
      J.D.
      University Attended
      University of Florida
      Class of 1976
      B.A.
      summa cum laude
      Birth Information
      Born in 1955
      Chicago, Illinois, February 21, 1955
      Associations & Memberships
      Volusia County Bar Association (Member, Board of Directors, 1985-1987
      Member, Sections: Real Property and Trust Law, Elder Law, Criminal Law)
      The Florida Bar (Member, Rules of Criminal Procedure Committee, 1983
      Grievance Committee of the Seventh Circuit, 1996-1997
      Chairman, 1997 and 1998
      Sections on: Real Property
      Probate
      Trust Law
      Elder Law
      Criminal Law)
      Florida Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (Member, Seventh Circuit Chapter)
      National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers.
      Certifications
      (Board Certified Criminal Trial lawyer, Florida Bar Board Of Legal Specialization And Education)