Areas of Practice

  • All Federal and State Courts
  • Probation/Parole ViolationsWarrants & Bond
  • Major Felonies
  • White Collar Crimes
  • Money Laundering
  • Firearm Charges
  • Drug Offenses
  • Sex Crimes
  • Homicides
  • Grand Jury Matters
  • Asset Forfeitures
  • Trafficking
  • Appeals
  • RICO

About Richard A. Merlino

Mr. Merlino is a former State Prosecutor.  He served between 1993 – 1997 in the Broward County State Attorney’s Office where he worked initially as a Supervisor in the County Court Division and later as a Felony Trial Unit Prosecutor. Mr. Merlino has tried over 100 jury trials as a Prosecutor and Defense Attorney, ranging from DUI to murder.

After leaving the State Attorney’s Office, Richard handled a variety of Federal Appeals as a partner with Lieberman, Gutierrez & Merlino, P.A. in Miami, Florida.

Richard then joined forces with Jeffrey M. Voluck, a career criminal defense attorney who hails from the Philadelphia area, to form Voluck & Merlino, P.L., a firm focused on criminal trial and appellate work in State and Federal Courts with offices in Fort Lauderdale and Philadelphia.

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Tower 101 Suite 1430
101 NE 3rd Avenue
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301
Phone: 954-745-7497
Alt Phone: 954-467-8989
Fax: 954-745-7698

1500 Walnut Street, Suite 1100,
Philadelphia, PA 19102
Phone: 215-546-7755
Fax: 215-546-2760

Facing Criminal Prosecution?

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