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Melissa Taylor

Melissa Taylor

Attorney at Law

Maitland
Florida
Licensed in
FL
University of Florida Levin College of Law
5.0 5
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About
I have served as in-house counsel for a major corporation with more than 500 employees, have worked with numerous start-ups and entrepreneurs to begin and grow their companies, and have co-owned a successful construction company in the Orlando area. This unique combination of experiences has provided me with the ability to see the business side of legal matters and to understand the wants and needs of business owners when starting, growing or managing their companies.
My clients' satisfaction is of the utmost importance. Consequently, customer service is a top priority and I maintian constant communication with clients throughout the entire
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16
Years
experience

Practice Areas

Client Reviews

5.0
Clear Communication
Response Time
Knowledgeable
Meets Deadlines
out of 2 reviews
Clear Communication
Response Time
Knowledgeable
Meets Deadlines

"Melissa understands the needs of business owners. She has owned and operated her own businesses and has worked with our company to advise on all day to day operational matters as well as compliance and legal issues. Her professionalism and practical solutions have been invaluable in helping our business to grow. She is also a pleasure to work with."

Business Operations
Non-UpCounsel Client
Clear Communication
Response Time
Knowledgeable
Meets Deadlines

"Melissa handled all contract matters for our company. She reviews existing contracts, drafts new agreements and monitors compliance issues with all contract matters. She has a unique ability to explain complex legal matters in a way that is easy to understand."

Contracts
Non-UpCounsel Client

Work History

Maurer Taylor Law, P.A.

Attorney at Law and Firm Owner

Jun 2017 - Present

Maurer Taylor Law, P.A. focuses on business and contract law and estates and trusts law. Located in Maitland, FL, Maurer Taylor Law has assisted numerous small businesses, startups, entrepreneurs and individuals with business and estate planning needs. Services include contract & document review & drafting, general start up legal advice, company formations and estate planning document preparation.

Jun 2017 - Present

ELEVEN18 Architecture, P.L.

Varied

May 2014 - Jul 2019

ELEVEN18 Architecture, P.L. is a commercial architecture firm located in Orlando, Florida. My position involved human resources, bookkeeping, general small business legal advice, contract and document drafting and review, business insurance procurement and governmental licensing and compliance matters.

May 2014 - Jul 2019

Taylor Pools and Outdoor Design, LLC

Business Owner

Jan 2007 - Oct 2012

Taylor Pools and Outdoor Design, LLC was a construction company in the Orlando area focusing on swimming pool renovations and brick paver installations. As co-owner, I managed the business side of the company including employment issues, insurance matters, contract preparation, company formation, governmental compliance matters and customer service quality assurance.

Jan 2007 - Oct 2012

Anita L. Barber, P.A.

Attorney

Aug 2006 - Dec 2007

Anita L. Barber, P.A. is an estates and trusts and asset protection firm in the Orlando area. I assisted with drafting of estate planning documents, business formations, drafting of operating agreements, bylaws, articles of incorporation, articles of organization, business contract review, and client services.

Aug 2006 - Dec 2007

Florida Water Services Corporation

Assistant General Counsel

Jan 2003 - Jun 2006

Florida Water Services Corporation was a state -wide water and wastewater services corporation with more than 500 employees state-wide. As the Assistant General Counsel I prepared and reviewed contracts and other documents, assisted with mergers and acquisitions, provided general legal business advice, provided management of litigation matters and managed corporate compliance matters.

Jan 2003 - Jun 2006

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