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Melissa M. Buza

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Phone: 813-200-0013

412 E Madison St #815
Tampa, Florida 33602

Melissa Buza graduated with her bachelor's degree in political science from Florida State University and received her Juris Doctor from Louisiana State University, Paul M. Hebert Law Center. During her time in law school, she clerked for a local criminal defense firm.

Melissa began her legal career in Florida as an Assistant State Attorney for Florida's Tenth Judicial Circuit. During her tenure, Melissa prosecuted thousands of cases ranging from misdemeanors to serious felonies. Prior to joining Savage Villoch Law, Melissa worked as in-house counsel for two insurance companies defending auto glass and Personal Injury Protection cases.

At Savage Villoch Law, her primary practice areas consist of representing major insurers in Personal Injury Protection matters.

Education

J.D., LSU Paul M. Hebert Law Center

B.S., Florida State University
Political Science

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