Michelle (Mease) Nieves
Michelle (Mease) Nieves is a paralegal in the firm’s Real Estate Transactions. She joined the firm in 2021 with over 25 years of legal experience. Michelle has spent a great deal of her career in the specialty of commercial retail leasing and franchising.
Prior to joining the firm, Michelle was a Senior Paralegal for multiple years at one of the nation’s largest publicly-traded REITs, Brixmor Property Group. Before that, she was with a privately-owned REIT, and prior to that, she was the Legal Director for a national franchise system where she managed their leasing and franchise agreements. Michelle’s prior experience with commercial retail leasing comes from both the Landlord and Tenant’s side. Such dual representation over her career has helped many Landlords and Tenants in troublesome negotiations come to a fair resolution. Michelle also spent years working for a former National Bank and assisted in managing its branch and operations property portfolio. Michelle started her legal career back in 1996 within a southern New Jersey law firm.
Michelle is involved in the firm’s real estate and transactional work, including leasing, purchases, sales, and financing.
Michelle’s passionate about caring for animals and does miscellaneous volunteer work assisting and helping animals in need.
Michelle enjoys spending time with her family, friends, pets, and on the lake. She enjoys the outdoors and likes to travel and meet new people.
- Cumberland County College, Paralegal/Legal Assistant degree from an ABA accredited college curriculum, 1997