Managing Partner | Attorneys

Michelle GhidottiMichelle R. Ghidotti-Gonsalves, Esq.
Principal Attorney

Contact Michelle R. Ghidotti-Gonsalves, Esq. at moc.walittodihgnull@ittodihgm or (949) 427-2010.

Michelle Ghidotti-Gonsalves, Principal Attorney at The Law Offices of Michelle Ghidotti, was born and raised in Chicago, Illinois. Ms. Ghidotti-Gonsalves obtained a Bachelor Degree in Business Finance Magna Cum Laude from Western Illinois University in 2001 where she was actively involved in numerous campus organizations including the Alpha Sigma Tau sorority and the Beta Gamma Sigma business fraternity. Ms. Ghidotti-Gonsalves moved to California in 2001 and received her Juris Doctorate with a Taxation emphasis from Chapman University School of Law in 2004 where she was awarded a CALI Award for academic excellence in Taxation of Business Organizations and was named the Distinguished Tax Scholar of the Year in 2004. Ms. Ghidotti-Gonsalves is admitted to the state and federal court of California, Arizona, Washington and Illinois.

Ms. Ghidotti-Gonsalves has been practicing law since 2004 and has extensive legal experience with a business background. Prior to forming the Law Offices of Michelle Ghidotti, Ms. Ghidotti-Gonsalves worked at Attlesey Storm, LLP, successor to Miller and Clark, PC. During Ms. Ghidotti-Gonsalves’ practice as an associate attorney, she developed considerable experience representing financial institutions and related entities in a broad range of real estate, real estate finance, and bankruptcy related matters. Ms. Ghidotti founded the Law Offices of Michelle Ghidotti in February 2012. In 2015, Ms. Ghidotti founded Prestige Default Services, a foreclosure trustee providing services in California, Arizona and Texas.

Ms. Ghidotti lectures on general real estate, bankruptcy and foreclosure issues, and has been a featured speaker for several companies specializing in nonperforming second mortgages.