Steven Kenneth Bell
Attorney Steven Bell is an attorney of Meltzer & Bell, P.A., a law firm in West Palm Beach, FL. As a lawyer in West Palm Beach, Florida, attorney Bell serves Palm Beach County, as well as clients throughout Florida.
Areas of Practice
- Criminal Defense
- Drug Crimes
- DUI / DWI
- White Collar Crime
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- Florida Bar Association
- National Advocacy for DUI Defense
- Federal Bar, Southern District
- Florida Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
- National Academy of Criminal Defense Attorneys
- Palm Beach Association for Criminal Defense Lawyers
In conjunction with impressive educational accolades, Steven Bell's career also attests to his outstanding work ethic and dedication to criminal defense. After graduating from the University of Florida with his Bachelors degree in Advertising, he worked toward his juris doctor at Nova Southeastern University's Sheppard Broad Law Center. On graduating in 2004, he was distinguished as magna cum laude, an award granted to the top 3 percent of his class, as well as named a member of the Order of Barristers, a title given to only 9 members of his class.
After law school, Mr. Bell served as a Supreme Court Certified Legal Intern with the Broward County Public Defender's Office before joining their ranks as a practicing attorney. Within one year of his entry, he was named a Felony Public Defender and was placed in charge of several divisions, including the Juvenile Division, making him one of the youngest attorneys to hold this position.
After several years of diligently defending those facing a range of offenses across Broward County, Mr. Bell was hired as lead attorney for The Ticket Clinic, A Law Firm, which was dedicated to defending individuals across Florida from all types of traffic violations, from DUI to vehicular manslaughter. In this capacity, he represented thousands of clients, including acting as lead trial counsel through many DUI verdict cases.
While serving as a Public Defender, Mr. Bell has met Lawrence Meltzer, a prosecutor who shared his same vision of quality legal counsel and in 2013 they formed Meltzer & Bell, P.A., a law firm dedicated to providing the highest quality of legal services to those facing charges such as violent crimes, weapons charges and theft allegation from across Palm Beach County.
During his time as a defense attorney, Mr. Bell has appeared on programs such as Cop Talk Radio, Seaview Radio, and Sirius XM Radio to discuss criminal defense matters. He is a member of the National Advocacy for DUI Defense and was named a Rising Star by SuperLawyers each year from 2012 to 2014, as well as being named a Super Lawyer for 2015. He also was listed in the Top 100 DUI Lawyers from the National Advocacy for DUI Defensein his region in 2013 and 2015.
Meltzer & Bell, P.A.
601 N Dixie Hwy, Suite B
West Palm Beach, Florida 33401
Meltzer & Bell, P.A. is located in Palm Beach County Florida.
Criminal Defense, including DUI, Traffic Offenses, Drug Charges, Violent Crime, Federal Offenses, and Domestic Violence.