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Christopher M. Klemawesch

Christopher M. Klemawesch

Whittel & Melton, LLC
  • Family Law, Criminal Law, Personal Injury...
  • Florida
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Summary

Mr. Klemawesch's practice includes all aspects of criminal defense and personal injury in both State and Federal Court.

Prior to joining Whittel & Melton, Mr. Klemawesch worked as an Assistant State Attorney in the Sixth Judicial Circuit, Pinellas County, Florida, where he tried over seventy-five cases to juries, including cases involving homicide, hate crimes, sexual battery, weapons charges, and many other areas. He was a member of the Vehicular Homicide Squad, focused on the investigation and prosecution of severe DUI cases involving significant injuries and deaths.

Before working for the State of Florida, Mr. Klemawesch worked at several Florida law firms, practicing civil and commercial litigation; he also served as a Judicial Clerk for the Honorable Gregory Presnell, United States District Judge in the Middle District of Florida. Mr. Klemawesch graduated in the top 3% of his law school class, and was a member of both the Trial Team and Law Review.

Mr. Klemawesch has worked as a teacher in a Maasai community in Kenya, teaching English to elementary school children, and served with Doctors Without Borders in a trauma hospital in Port Harcourt, Nigeria.

Practice Areas
  • Family Law
  • Criminal Law
  • Personal Injury
  • Employment Law
  • Nursing Home Abuse
Fees
  • Free Consultation
  • Contingent Fees
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Florida
United States District Court for the Middle District of Florida
United States District Court for the Southern District of Florida
Languages
  • English
  • Spanish
Professional Experience
Attorney
Whittel & Melton, LLC
- Current
Assistant State Attorney
State Attorney
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Judicial Law Clerk
U.S. District Judge Gregory Presnell - Middle District of Florida
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Education
University of Florida
J.D.
Honors: High Honors
University of South Florida
M.B.A.
University of Notre Dame
B.B.A.
Awards
Top DUI Prosecutor
RID Tampa Bay
Professional Associations
The Florida Bar
Member
Current
Order of the Coif
Member
Current
St. Petersburg Bar Association
Member
- Current
Florida Justice Association
Member
- Current
Certifications
Board Certification in Criminal Law
The Florida Bar
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Whittel & Melton, LLC Motorcycle Accident Website
Blog
Florida Criminal Attorney Blog
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Florida Personal Injury Lawyers Blog
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Tampa DUI Lawyer Blog
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Citrus County Injury Attorney Blog
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Pasco County Injury Attorney Blog
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Florida Employment Lawyers Blog
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Tampa Bay Injury Attorney Blog
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South Florida Criminal Attorney Blog
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Contact & Map
Whittel & Melton, LLC
Pinellas
One Progress Plaza
200 Central Ave
#400
St. Petersburg, FL 33701
USA
Telephone: (727) 823-0000
Fax: (727) 898-2001
Whittel & Melton, LLC
Marion - The Villages
118 SW Fort King St
Ocala, FL 34451
USA
Telephone: (352) 369-5334
Whittel & Melton, LLC
Boca Raton
3700 Airport Rd
#401
Boca Raton, FL 33431
USA
Telephone: (561) 367-8777
Whittel & Melton, LLC
Central Florida
11020 Northcliffe Blvd
Spring Hill, FL 34608
USA
Telephone: (352) 666-2121
Fax: (352) 556-4839
Whittel & Melton, LLC
Hillsborough
2909 W Bay to Bay Blvd
#300
Tampa, FL 33629
USA
Telephone: (813) 221-3200
Whittel & Melton, LLC
Pasco
8221 State Road 54
New Port Richey, FL 34655
USA
Telephone: (727) 847-2299
Whittel & Melton, LLC
Alachua - Levy
2627 NW 43rd St
#201
Gainesville, FL 32606
USA
Telephone: (352) 264-7800
Whittel & Melton, LLC
Lake - Sumter
123 N Florida St
Bushnell, FL 33513
USA
Telephone: (352) 793-9330
Whittel & Melton, LLC
Citrus
111 W Main St
#303
Inverness, FL 34450
USA
Telephone: (352) 726-0078
Whittel & Melton, LLC
Miami
119 NE 39th St
Miami, FL 33137
USA