"Michele is the voice of calm and experience. She has guided me through a number of thorny legal issues, always with an eye towards what will be the most cost-effective solution. She has a breadth of knowledge borne from her many years as a litigator, the humility to know what she can handle herself, and when to consult with different legal specialists as required. Michele is always my first call whenever I need a business attorney."
" I came to Michele for help with resolving various claims that I had regarding a property that I co-owned. My co-owner and I could not agree on how to divide up the property after we ended our business relationship. After consulting with Michele, and obtaining her assistance with writing a letter, I avoided litigation altogether and resolved the situation amicably."
" Michele provides excellent honest service, and gives great advice. She is a good listener and understands her client’s needs. Intelligent, diligent, very pragmatic. "
Negotiated a pre-litigation settlement for full value of limited partner's claim in an accounting dispute over a multi-family property.
Obtained a nonsuit verdict and judgment for over $500,000 in fees and costs on the first day of trial in a dispute over $35 million in family real estate holdings.
Saved family legacy property from claimant who sought both the home and approximately $300,000 in damages, claiming client sellers improperly backed out of the sale. Settled for nuisance value at pre-litigation mediation.