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Leah Marie Shellberg

Family Attorney at Asheboro, NC

5.0   2 reviews
  • Licensed for 10 years
    State NC
    Acquired 2013
    Active No misconduct found

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

About Leah

Learn Leah’s areas of practice.

Practice areas
  1. Family
    Child Custody Ex Parte Custody Absolute Divorce Alimony/Post-Seperation Support Equitable Distribution Child Abuse Termination of Parental Rights

    11 years

  2. Criminal defense
    DWI Drug Crimes Theft Crimes Alcohol-Related Crimes Trespassing Crimes Probation Violations Arrest Warrant Recalls Bond Motions Expungements Traffic Infractions & Speeding Tickets

    11 years

  3. Immigration
    Family-Based Petitions Asylum Deferred Action/DACA

    11 years


Garrett, Walker, Aycoth & Altamura
515 W. Salisbury St. Ste. C
Asheboro, NC, 27203

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Posted by Lyn | December 18, 2015
This review is from a person who hired this attorney.
| Hired Attorney
Excellent, Knowledgeable Attorney
Ms. Shellberg is an exceptionally skilled attorney with incredibly good people skills. We hired her to manage our immigration petition and she was not only wonderfully reassuring throughout the entire process and answered all of our many questions and concerns, but she was also impressively successful in achieving all of our goals. Ms. Shellberg was also hired by us for a family matter and she performed expertly throughout the lengthy process and was once again ultimately successful. She is knowledgable, resourceful and frequently thinks outside the box. She is a pleasure to work with and goes above and beyond to make her clients feel secure and well cared for. Ms. Shellberg is an incredibly skilled writer and prepares accurate and consise documents with great skill. Additionally, she conducts herself very professionally and appropriately in the courtroom environment. I can not possibly praise her skills as an attorney enough, and would not hesitate to recommend her to anyone requiring her services.
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Posted by ehabhrieb | November 27, 2014
Excellent solution maker.
As a current client I am very glad that respected lawyer Leah Shellberg accepted to represent my family in an immigration overseas case , very professional knowledgable character, friendly attitudes, powerful studies ideas, Thanks a lot.


  • Retainer Sometimes
Payment methods
Cash, Check, Credit Card


AVVO RATING 8.3 (Excellent)

Work Experience

  • Solo Practitioner
  • The Law Office of Leah Shellberg
  • 2013 - Present
  • Attorney
  • Calle Law
  • 2014 - 2014


  • Elon University School of Law
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 2013
  • University of North Carolina, Asheville
  • BA - Bachelor of Arts
  • 2006


  • Mental Health Association of the Triad
  • Board of Directors
  • 2014 - Present
  • Forsyth County Bar Association
  • Member
  • 2013 - Present
  • Forsyth County Women Attorneys Association
  • Member
  • 2013 - Present
  • Forsyth County Bar Association, Young Lawyers Division
  • Member
  • 2013 - Present
  • North Carolina Bar Association
  • Member
  • 2013 - Present
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Languages Spoken

  • English

Attorney endorsements

Received (8)
Given (4)
Endorse Leah
Family Attorney | Apr 22
Relationship: Co-worker
"My firm hired Leah Shellberg because of her stellar reputation throughout the Triad region, and she fully lives up to the hype. Leah is a fierce legal advocate for her clients and a star in the courtroom, but she is also very patient and compassionate with her clients. I endorse this lawyer."
Family Attorney | Apr 22
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"Attorney Leah Shellberg is a bright and zealous domestic advocate. Always willing to fight for the underdog, she handles matters related to divorce, custody, child support, juvenile, DSS issues and so much more. If you need passionate and compassionate representation, Leah Shellberg is the lawyer for you!"
Family Attorney | Apr 22
Relationship: Co-worker
"Leah works is my firm's sister office and has shown a great deal of expertise and professionalism. She will take the time to carefully look into your situation and do her best to give you her opinion on what options are the best for you."
Family Attorney | Sep 14
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"Leah is a strong, knowledgeable attorney who will fight for what she believes in. I have referred several cases to her and the clients always have glowing remarks. I have seen her in action and she does not back down from a fight, but is amenable to compromise if the situation is ripe for that."
Unknown Attorney | Feb 26
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I am constantly impressed by the legal work of Ms. Shellberg. She is a bright and committed advocate for her clients and a true professional to her colleagues. I endorse this lawyer."
Family Attorney | Feb 21
Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter
"I endorse this lawyer. I have been very impressed with her professionalism, work ethic, and ethical behavior. She is a fine young lawyer with a bright future."
Immigration Attorney | Apr 21
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"As an attorney, if I ever find myself in need of assistance with an immigration law matter, Leah Shellberg would be one of my first calls. Having attended law school with Leah, I've come to know her as an effective and thorough advocate, and a careful legal practitioner. One of the many qualities that I admire about Leah is her ability to aggressively pursue a position without sacrificing her reputation for professionalism. Without question, these qualities have helped Leah establish herself as a standout immigration attorney in the Greensboro area, and I’m proud to endorse her practice."
Immigration Attorney | Feb 27
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer. I have read Attorney Shellberg detailed replies to AVVO posting and find them very detailed and informative. A great addition to the legal community."
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