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Melinda Mendes

Melinda Mendes

Kauai County, HI Criminal Law Attorney. Over 28 years trial experience.
  • Criminal Law, DUI & DWI
  • Hawaii
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Former Deputy Prosecutor with 28+ years of trial experience, and have worked on Kauai, Maui, and Oahu. Completed over 100 criminal jury trials. Available as an advocate for Clients on all types of Criminal Defense cases; OVUII/DUIs; and Temporary Restraining Orders on the Island of Kauai.

Practice Areas
  • Criminal Law
  • DUI & DWI
Additional Practice Area
  • TRO & Order for Protection
  • Free Consultation
    20 minute free consultation
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
  • English: Spoken, Written
Professional Experience
Criminal Defense Attorney
Attorney at Law. LLLC
- Current
Hawaii State Bar
- Current
Deputy Prosecuting Attorney
County of Kauai
Deputy Prosecuting Attorney
County of Maui
Assistant U.S. Attorney
Department of Justice, U.S. Attorneys Office- Tucson, Arizona
Deputy Prosecuting Attorney
County of Maui
Deputy Prosecuting Attorney
County of Honolulu
Defender Intern
Office of the Public Defender, State of Hawaii
William S. Richardson School of Law
J.D. (1988)
Honors: American Jurisprudence Award in International Law
University of Hawaii - Manoa
Kahuku High & Elementary School
Diploma (1981)
Honors: Member of the Honor Society
Top Dog Award
Department of the Prosecuting Attorney for the County of Maui
Professional Associations
County of Kauai Bar Assosciation
Hawaii State Bar Association # 4937
- Current
Contact & Map
P.O. Box 3504
Lihue, HI 96766
Telephone: (808) 212-6635