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Michele T. LoBello is a founding partner of Black & LoBello.  Practicing exclusively in the area of family law, Ms. LoBello handles all domestic matters, including divorce and post-divorce mediation and litigation, paternity, child custody, adoption, termination of parental rights, guardianship, prenuptial and cohabitation agreements, and juvenile dependency.


Ms. LoBello received her bachelor’s degree from Arizona State University after serving as intern to the Honorable John McCain.  Upon obtaining her Juris Doctor from Creighton University School of Law, Ms. LoBello served as law clerk to the Honorable Steven Jones, Eighth Judicial District Court Judge, Family Division.


Ms. LoBello was admitted to practice with the State Bar of Nevada in 1994, and has practiced family law exclusively ever since.  She has practiced before the State and Supreme Courts of Nevada, as well as before the United States District Court, District of Nevada, and the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit.


Ms. LoBello is a member of Nevada State Bar Association, Clark County Bar Association and the American Trial Lawyers Association. She has served as a Court Appointed Special Advocate, and is active in the Clark County Pro Bono Project. In addition, she has been noted in Who’s Who Among American Lawyers, Super Lawyers, and is an AV® Preeminent rated attorney amongst peer reviews, the highest level of professional excellence.

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Practice areas

Licensed

  1. Divorce: 80%
    22 years
  2. Child Custody: 10%
    22 years
  3. Family: 10%
    22 years

Payment

Fees:

Hourly ($450/hour)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

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  • Jeffrey James Whitehead

    Michele is professional, determined, hard-working beyond imagination, and knowledgeable of the labyrinth of complexities that involve domestic relations and the courts. You will receive first-class representation and sound advice.

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    Jeffrey Whitehead Estate planning Attorney
    Relationship: Co-worker

  • Steven J. Mack

    Michele is a very strong and compassionate family lawyer with no qualms about making sure you are treated exactly the way you should be and getting exactly what you deserve. I have no problem recommending my clients to Michele for family issues.

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    Steven Mack Criminal defense Attorney
    Relationship: Co-worker

Contact info

Black & LoBello

10777 West Twain Avenue
3rd Floor
Las Vegas, NV, 89135-3034

Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
NVActive199406/11/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Awards
Award nameGrantorDate granted
AV® Preeminent ratedMartindale-Hubbell2015
Legal EliteNevada Business Magazine2015
Top LawyerDesert Companion Magazine2012
Mountain States Family LawSuperLawyers2007
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Founding PartnerBlack & LoBello2000 - Present
Associations
Association namePosition nameDuration
Nevada State BarN/AN/A
Clark County Bar AssociationN/AN/A
American Trial Lawyers AssociationN/AN/A
Publications
Publication nameTitleDate
Attorney at Law MagazineCannabis or Custody2014
Attorney at Law MagazinePlease Judge My Kids2014
Attorney at Law MagazineReconciling Bankruptcy and Divorce - Before, During or After?2014
Attorney at Law MagazineMarketing Your Family Law Practice2014
Attorney at Law MagazineA Practical Checklist for the Divorce Consultation2013
Attorney at Law MagazineChild Haven Lives up to its Name2013
Attorney at Law MagazineTax Planning Before the Divorce2013
Attorney at Law MagazineHe Said, She Said: Documenting Post-Divorce Custody and Child Support Issues2013
Attorney at Law MagazineAlimony Modification: Swift Action is Recommended2013
Attorney at Law MagazineWho Gets the House?2013
Education
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Creighton University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1994
Arizona State UniversityN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts1989
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Think SmallSmall Law Firms2011