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Lisa Ann Bell

Family Attorney at Bradenton, FL

5.0   2 reviews
  • Licensed for 27 years
    State FL
    Acquired 1996
    Status
    Member in Good Standing No misconduct found

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

About Lisa

Learn Lisa’s areas of practice.

3
Practice areas
  1. Family
    50%
    Family Law Practice: divorce paternity parenting plans support alimony enforcement Attorney Bell is a Certified Family Mediator and She is also Collaborative Divorce lawyer. Ms. Bell is a member of the Famliy Law Professional Collaborative of the 12th Judicial Circuit.

    27 years

  2. Guardianship
    30%
    Attorney Bell is a Certified Family Mediator and is available to facilitate Mediation in the area of Guardianship and Guardian Advocate matters.

  3. Mediation
    20%
    Lisa Bell is a Florida Supreme Court Certified Family Mediator. She serves as a volunteer mediator for the Florida Bar Dispute Resolution panel and she is a volunteer mediator with the 12th Judicial Circuit Pre-Suit Mediation Program serving Manatee, Sarasot and DeSoto. Ms. Bell is a member of the Famliy Law Professional Collaborative of the 12th Judicial Circuit.

professional Profile

Florida Bar Association – Licensed Attorney in Good Standing, 1996 to present

Florida Supreme Court Certified Family Mediator,  2009 to present

 Professional Skills

 Licensed to practice before all Florida State Courts.  Skilled in all aspects of law office, case management, and the trial of Civil, Domestic Relations and Guardianship matters.  Proficient with Microsoft Office and in drafting legal documents including, pre-nuptial agreement, post-nuptial agreements, divorce pleadings, paternity pleadings, child support guidelines, contracts, estate planning documents, real estate documents, and a myriad of legal and trial pleadings.  My commitment to best practices within the judicial system is evidenced by my interest and pursuit of developing my collaborative and alternative dispute resolution skills alongside my trial skills.

MISSION STATEMENT

It is my goal to bring honor to the legal profession by employing skill, ethics and professionalism as I practice law here along Florida's Suncoast. 

 Professional Experience

 1997 – 2000                Staff Attorney, Manatee County Clerk of Circuit Court, Child Support           Enforcement

2000 – 2004                Associate, Conley, Cleary & Dorman

2004 – 2011                Associate, Hamrick, Perrey, Quinlan , Smith & Dorman

2011 – present            Sole Practitioner, LISA BELL, PA

 

Professional Memberships

 Florida Bar Association

            Member 1996 to present

Family Division, Elder Law Division, & Alternative Dispute Resolution Division

Manatee County Bar Association

            Board Member 2000-2002

Manatee County Chapter, Florida Association for Women Lawyers

            Secretary                     1997

            President                     2000

            Board                          2013 & 2017  

Family Court Professional Collaborative

            Member 2000 – present

Next Generation Divorce – Collaborative Practice Group

            Member 2014 – present

Education:

University of Toledo, College of Law, 1993- 1996

 

Bowling Green State University, 1988-1992

Location

LISA BELL, PA
~where your family matters~
435 12th St. W. , Suite 216
Bradenton, FL, 34205

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Reviews

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Posted by Thomas | April 2, 2020
This review is from a person who hired this attorney.
| Hired Attorney
Great lawyer
She was very good kept me informed. I would recommend her to anyone. I am happy to have met her and had her working on my case.
Posted by Bunny | November 13, 2016
This review is from a person who hired this attorney.
| Hired Attorney
Excellent Attorney
Lisa Bell is the best attorney I've ever had. She gives me the feeling that she really cares about her clients. She really knows what she's doing and I feel very lucky to have found her. Mine has been a very long and difficult case and she has handled it beautifully.

Cost

Rates
  • Hourly Rates $ 200-300 per hour
Payment methods
Cash, Check, Credit Card

Resume

AVVO RATING 8.1 (Excellent)

Work Experience

  • Associate Attorney
  • Greene, Hamrick, Perrey, Quinlan & Schermer
  • 2004 - 2011
  • Associate Attorney
  • Conley, Cleary &Dorman
  • 2000 - 2004
  • Staff Attorney
  • Child Support Enforcement, Manatee Clerk of Court
  • 1997 - 2000

Education

  • University of Toledo College of Law
  • Juris Doctor
  • 1996
  • Bowling Green State University
  • B.A.
  • 1992
  • No Law School provided
  • law
  • N/A

Associations

  • Florida Bar Association
  • 1996 - Present
  • Florida Association for Women Lawyers
  • 1996 - Present
  • Manatee County Bar Association, Family Law Section
  • 1996 - Present
  • Manatee High School Mock Trial
  • attorney coach
  • 2001 - 2011
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Honors and Awards

  • woman of the year
  • Manatee County Chapter, Florida Association ot Women Lawyers
  • 2008

Attorney endorsements

Received (6)
Given (2)
Endorse Lisa
Divorce and separation Attorney | Aug 13
Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter
"Great family attorney.."
Unknown Attorney | Nov 12
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse Lisa Bell, Esq. without hesitation. Lisa Bell is well known in the community not only for her exceptional experience in the area of family law but also for her kind heart. She can bring the sensitivity needed in many family law cases while at the same time zealously advocate for her client. Lisa not only shares her experience with her clients but also with local high school students when she prepares her school's team for the local annual mock trial tournament. I have known Lisa Bell since 2005 both professionally and personally and I would highly recommend her for family law related matters."
Family Attorney | Jul 29
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I have known Lisa for many years. She is an ethical, well respected and compassionate attorney as well as a strong advocate for her clients."
Family Attorney | Apr 22
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer. I believe that Lisa cares about her clients."
Family Attorney | Feb 20
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer."
Guardianship Attorney | Jul 24
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"Lisa is a very caring person who is an enthusiastic advocate for her clients. I would and do recommend her for family law and guardianship issues."
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