Michele L. Hobby is a distinguished Senior Associate at LS Carlson Law. She is dedicated to fiercely protecting and zealously advocating for homeowners’ rights as she understands how vitally important these rights are to her clients.
Born and raised in Southern California, she moved to Florida in 1996. Attorney Hobby graduated Summa Cum Laude from the University of South Florida in 2000 with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Religious Studies. She graduated with her Juris Doctor from Santa Clara University School of Law in California in 2005.
While in Law School, Attorney Hobby was awarded First Place Moot Court Winner for “Best Oral Advocate” in a regional competition as well as “Best Oral Argument” in Legal Research and Writing. She also had the privilege of serving as a Judicial Extern for then Magistrate Judge Richard Seeborg, who is now the Chief United States District Judge of the United States District Court for the Northern District of California. This experience gave her profound insight into the Judicial System.
Attorney Hobby has been practicing law in Florida for 17 years. She began her career serving as a Prosecutor for the Fifth Judicial State Attorney’s Office in Marion County, Florida. From there, she moved to the Sumter County State Attorney’s Office where she successfully prosecuted hundreds of cases and gained valuable trial experience that has served her well throughout her career.
In 2008, Attorney Hobby entered private practice in Lake County, Florida. In recent years, she narrowed her practice areas to Homeowners’ Association Law, Business Law, Contract Law, Real Estate Law and Land Development, Construction Law, Probate and Estate Planning. Attorney Hobby made the decision to specialize in Homeowners Association Law and Condominium Association Law because she finds it most fulfilling to seek justice for homeowners. A home is one’s castle; every homeowner deserves peace and protection.
Attorney Hobby brings a wealth of experience to her clients at LS Carlson Law. As a well-equipped legal warrior, she is passionately devoted to fighting hard for her clients each step of the way and providing them with personal and thorough representation. She helps her clients successfully resolve disputes in the pre-litigation phase when possible and litigates aggressively when necessary.