Keith Melvin


DUIDLA Involvement

Area Served



Keith was born in Zanesville, graduated from Maysville High School, and is happy to have returned to his hometown. His major practice areas include OVI and Criminal Law. Keith is a Veteran of Operation Iraq Freedom, and was deployed in 2005 as a member of Bravo Company, 612th Engineering Battalion. While deployed in Iraq, Keith served as the lead gunner on a personal security detail and was awarded his combat action badge as well as a meritorious service medal for his dedication and service. In 2012, Keith received his bachelor’s degree in applied management from Ohio University. Keith completed law school and received his Juris Doctorate from Capital University. Keith has engaged in extensive training to give him an edge in the courtroom. He is certified by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) for successfully completing the same training that is required for law enforcement officers to conduct roadside Standardized Field Sobriety Tests (SFSTs).


Bachelors of Science in Applied Management, Ohio University Juris Doctorate, Capital Law School Standard Field Sobriety Testing, August 2021