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Mariya Melkonyan

Mariya Melkonyan

Former Deputy District attorney with 13 years of experience in criminal defense.
  • Criminal Law, DUI & DWI, Domestic Violence ...
  • California
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Mariya Melkonyan has over 13 years of experience as a Deputy District Attorney and has jury trial experience ranging from all kinds of minor misdemeanors to serious and violent felonies.

Her experience as a Deputy DA involved cases of DUI, hit and run, theft, narcotics, domestic violence, assaults, burglaries, robberies, child molestations, rape, and Homicide.

Her experience in effective examinations of experts in different fields, such as Medical Professionals, Toxicologists, DRE Experts, DNA Experts, Forensic Pathologists, Psychologists, Child Sexual Accommodation Syndrome Experts, Involuntary Confession Experts, Ballistics Experts, Geo-Fencing Experts, gives her the ability to attack the prosecution with in-depth knowledge.

California Western School of Law
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Professional Experience
Deputy District Attorney IV
Riverside District Attorney's Office
As deputy district attorney, Maria worked on a wide variety of cases including DUI, hit and run, narcotics (possession and sales), assault/battery, assault with a deadly weapon, domestic violence, child abuse, robberies, burglaries, kidnappings, embezzlement, fraud, police evading, child molestation, rape, three strikes cases, attempted murder, and first-degree murder. Mariya has extensive experience in felony and misdemeanor jury trials as a formal prosecutor in Riverside, California.
Professional Associations
California State Bar  # 261473
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Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
State Bar of California
ID Number: 261473
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Practice Areas
Criminal Law
Criminal Appeals, Drug Crimes, Expungement, Fraud, Gun Crimes, Internet Crimes, Sex Crimes, Theft, Violent Crimes
Domestic Violence
Domestic Violence Criminal Defense, Domestic Violence Restraining Orders
Juvenile Law
White Collar Crime
Additional Practice Areas
  • Homicide
  • Expungement
  • State Fraud Crimes
  • Federal Crimes
  • Armenian: Spoken, Written
  • English: Spoken, Written
  • Russian: Spoken, Written
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The Law Offices of Mariya Melkonyan
450 N. Brand Blvd. Suite 600
Glendale, CA 91203
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