Raleigh, NC (PRWEB) May 21, 2008
The Law Offices of William L. Fay are pleased to announce the addition of a new criminal defense attorney. Raleigh, North Carolina drivers who find themselves charged with a DUI or any other traffic offense can now turn to the services of Jim Melo, the new addition to their team. Melo comes with years of experience in a variety of industries, an undergraduate degree from Princeton, and a law degree from UNC-Chapel Hill School of Law.
Whether it's a DUI or a traffic ticket, Raleigh drivers can already count on the Law Offices of William Fay to provide expert legal counsel. Jim Melo is the ideal addition to this legal team, with a wealth of experience in many facets of law. Melo has gained experience as the Journal of Law and Technology symposium editor, President of the Hispanic Latino Law Students Association and President of the Immigrants Outreach Project. He is also currently a member of the North Carolina Bar Association where he serves on the Latino Affairs Committee, the Wake County Bar Association, the Academy of Trial Lawyers and the American Immigration Lawyers Association.
As the son of Mexican immigrants, Melo brings a unique perspective to the field of law in North Carolina. He has also lived in Chile and Spain and traveled all over the world to places like Morocco, Peru, Bolivia, Ecuador, Costa Rica, Mexico, Thailand, Laos, Vietnam, Cambodia, Australia, New Zealand and Fiji. Melo's travel experience and his Spanish speaking abilities are highly beneficial for the law firm, which also specializes in immigration law.
Before getting into law, Jim Melo's previous experience included working as a product developer for an Internet company in San Francisco, starting two nonprofits, and working as a licensed Series 7 broker for a socially responsible investment firm in Oakland.
For more information about the Law Offices of William Fay and their criminal defense services in Raleigh, North Carolina, go to http://www.williamfay.com.
About the Law Offices of William L. Fay:
Attorney William Fay is a graduate of Saint Louis University School of Law, where he finished 6th in his class of 312 students, was an editor for Law Review, and received five Academic Excellence Awards. The focus of his practice is criminal defense in Wake County, North Carolina. He has been certified by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration in Standardized Field Sobriety Test Administration. These are the tests that officers use in the field to determine whether a driver is appreciably impaired, and is often the most compelling evidence used against a defendant in a court of law. Detailed knowledge of the reliability of these tests and more importantly the proper administration and interpretation of these tests can be the difference between an acquittal and a conviction. William Fay has represented thousands of clients in DWI, DUI, Criminal Defense, Traffic Tickets, and Immigration Law cases in the courts of North Carolina and will fight to make sure your rights are protected.
William L. Fay
info @ williamfay.com
(919) 828-5570 / 1-888-533-8526
2626 S Saunders St
Raleigh, NC 27603