Michele Procino-Wells is a member of the bars of the Supreme Court of the State of Delaware, the United States District Court for the District of Delaware and the United States Tax Court. She has been practicing law since 1995.
Michele is a graduate of Laurel High School (1987), Laurel, Delaware; Penn State University (B.A., Communications, 1991), University Park/ State College, Pennsylvania; Widener University School of Law (J.D., Cum Laude, 1995), Wilmington, Delaware; and Villanova University School of Law (LL.M., Taxation & Estate Planning, 1998), Villanova, Pennsylvania.
Michele started her practice at Schmittinger & Rodriguez in Dover in 1995. In 1998, she began practicing in Georgetown at George B. Smith, Attorneys at Law, which later - after she became a partner in 2000 - became known as Smith, O'Donnell, Procino & Berl, LLP. In March 2005, Michele opened her own office, now known as Procino Wells, LLC, located at 225 High Street, Seaford, Delaware.
Michele concentrates her practice in estate planning and administration, real estate, elder law and business formations. She is a member of the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys, ElderCounsel, and the American, Delaware and Sussex County Bar Associations.
Michele is a past President of Soroptimist International of Seaford, Inc., and is currently the Treasurer of Soroptimist's related foundation, the Curiosity Service Foundation, Inc. Michele is a member of the Board of Directors of Nanticoke Health Services, Inc. which operates Nanticoke Memorial Hospital in Seaford, Delaware and is the chairperson of the Nanticoke Health Services Foundation. She is also on the Board of the Seaford Community Swim Center, Inc. and currently holds the position of Treasurer.
In law school, Michele was the recipient of a Certificate of Achievement, Federal Income Tax, Widener University School of Law. Michele was also a member of honor societies, Phi Kappa Phi and Phi Delta Phi. She was also a member of The Widener Law Symposium Journal, 1994-1995. She is the author of: Note, "The Death of Health Care Reform In 1994: Another Example of Congress' Inability to Enact Major Reform," 1 The Widener Law Symposium Journal, 547, 1996.
Michele resides in Seaford with her husband, John Wells and their four sons, Chase, Josh, Will and Jack. Most of Michele's "free" time is spent cheering for her boys at baseball games, football games or swim meets!