December 27, 2017
Melonie Bueno practices in the areas of bad faith and claims administration defense, complex personal injury, automobile negligence, and coverage matters. Melonie focuses her practice on bad faith and claims handling matters, and has litigated these cases in various state and federal jurisdictions throughout Florida. She is "AV" rated by Martindale-Hubbell, and has taught many bad faith claims administration seminars, routinely presenting on the topics of first party and third party bad faith.
Prior to joining the firm, Melonie served as a judicial intern to Justice Harry Lee Anstead at the Florida Supreme Court. Melonie graduated cum laude from the University of Miami, where she earned her Bachelor of Business Administration with a concentration in Business Law and Business Management & Organization. She earned her Juris Doctor degree from St. Thomas University School of Law, graduating cum laude and in the top 10% of her class. She was on the Executive Board of the St. Thomas Law Review, and a member of the Moot Court Board.
When not practicing law, Melonie enjoys singing with the Master Chorale of South Florida, a non-profit organization dedicated to ensuring that world-class performances of major works written for chorus and orchestra remain part of South Florida’s cultural fabric.
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