1320 Third Street, SW

Roanoke, Virginia 24016




  • Employment
    • Harassment
    • Discrimination
    • Non-Compete Agreements
    • Grievances
    • Wage/Hour Disputes
    • Internal Investigations
  • Administrative/Regulatory
    • Professional Discipline
    • Licensing
    • Unemployment Benefits
  • Civil Rights
    • Government Overreach
    • Police misconduct
    • Jail Conditions/Medical Care
  • Serious Personal Injury
  • Criminal Defense - serious misdemeanor and felony offenses



  • United States Supreme Court
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit
  • United States District Court for the Western District of Virginia
  • United States District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia
  • Virginia Supreme Court
  • Virginia Court of Appeals
  • Virginia Circuit Courts
  • Virginia General District Courts 
  • Virginia Juvenile & Domestic Relations District Courts 

Attorney and Counselor at Law

Mel Williams is the principal for Mel Williams PLC. He brings more than 20 years of practical legal experience to bear in assisting you. 

Mel has represented insurance companies, police officers, corporations, and employees in a variety of litigation matters, and he has prosecuted criminal cases from disorderly conduct to capital murder, and everything in between. 

Mel will hear you out - give you the opportunity to share your concerns and needs in your legal matter.

Mel will take the time to research and consider your issues and advise you, not just on the law, but on other important aspects of any legal matter, such as how much a particular course of action might cost, public perception, impact on business and personal reputation, and the probable duration of a proposed course of action.


Meghan Strickler

A native of Botetourt County, Associate Attorney Meghan Strickler returned home after graduating from Ohio Northern University - Pettit College of Law, where she was the recipient of the Carl Frederick Klein, Clara E. Berry Klein and Robert W. Summers, M.D. Scholarship.    

Meghan obtained her B.A. from Virginia Commonwealth University in journalism. Prior to joining Mel Williams PLC, Meghan represented individuals in criminal and civil matters throughout the Roanoke Valley.

Contact Us

1320 Third Street, SW Roanoke, Virginia 24016



Monday - Friday

8:30 am - 5:30 pm

and by appointment.

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