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  • An entrepreneur who wants to start or grow a family business?
  • A new resident who wants unbiased advice about what does or doesn’t need updating with your estate planning from “up north”?
  • A family member seeking health care benefits and support services for an elderly loved one?
  • A person named as a beneficiary, trustee or personal representative in someone else’s will or trust, who wants to know about your rights and duties?

If any of these descriptions might apply to you, you need to be talking to lawyers who are competent, available and committed to helping their clients attain objectives. In North Port, Wellen Park, Port Charlotte and surrounding areas, those lawyers work at Mellor & Backo, LLP.

Our esteemed legal team possesses the knowledge required to ensure that rights are safeguarded, investments are preserved, and brighter futures become a reality.

Serving Families And Businesses In North Port And Southwest Florida Since 1975

We couldn’t be prouder of our strong roots in the community. Chances are, we have already cultivated harmonious working relationships with parties involved in your estate planning, probate, trust or real estate matter. We are ready to put our knowledge of law and understanding of this community to work for you, starting today.

To find out more about the educational backgrounds and career milestones of the firm members, just click on any or all the attorney biography links below:

Let’s get together to determine whether we are the type of law firm you’re looking for. Schedule your initial consultation with Mellor & Backo, LLP, by calling 941-257-4881 or remaining online to send an email message.