Michelle A. Olliff

Associate

Michelle A. Olliff's legal practice focuses on real estate and commercial matters and includes assisting lenders, buyers and sellers with commercial and residential transactions; working with landlords and tenants to draft and negotiate leases; working with homeowner and community associations to address their legal concerns; and assisting clients with boundary disputes and title issues affecting their property.

Michelle A. Olliff’s legal practice focuses on real estate and commercial matters and includes assisting lenders, buyers and sellers with commercial and residential transactions; working with landlords and tenants to draft and negotiate leases; working with homeowner and community associations to address their legal concerns; and assisting clients with boundary disputes and title issues affecting their property.  

She is a licensed Title Agent for Old Republic National Title Insurance Company, Fidelity National Title Insurance Company, Chicago Title Insurance Company, and Commonwealth Land Title Insurance Company.

Michelle joined Emmanuel Sheppard & Condon in 2017. A proud double Gator, Michelle earned her Political Science and Spanish bachelor’s degrees and her Juris Doctorate Degree from the University of Florida.

Throughout law school, Michelle interned for the Family Law Division of the 8th Judicial Circuit Court of Florida, served as Articles Editor for the Florida Journal of International Law, and worked as a Certified Legal Intern for Gator Team Child. Graduating in the top 10% of her class, Michelle also received the Spring 2017 Book Award for Public Speaking for Lawyers and the Pro Bono Award of Excellence.

Experience

  • Emmanuel, Sheppard and Condon, Associate, 2017
  • Emmanuel Sheppard & Condon, Summer Clerk, 2016
  • 8th Judicial Circuit Court of Florida, Family Law Division, Summer Clerk, 2015
  • Articles Editor for the Florida Journal of International Law
  • Certified Legal Intern for Gator TeamChild

Education

  • University of Florida Levin College of Law, Juris Doctor, 2017
    • Graduated in the Top 10% of Graduating Class
  • University of Florida, B.A. Political Science, and B.A. Spanish, 2014

Bar Admissions

  • Florida Bar 

Courts

  • All Florida State Courts
  • Federal District Court for the Northern District of Florida

Professional & Community Affiliations

  • Escambia Santa Rosa County Bar Association
    • Member, Young Lawyers Division
    • 2021 Law Week Committee Co-Chair
    • 2020 Law Week Committee Co-Chair
    • 2019 Law Week Committee Co-Chair
  • Northwest Florida Association for Women Lawyers
    • Member
    • Vice President 2021
  • Leadership Pensacola Class of 2022
  • Keep Pensacola Beautiful
    • President 2022 
    • Vice President 2021
    • Legal Counsel 2020
  • Pathways for Change, Board Member: 2022
  • Junior League of Pensacola
    • Member
  • Impact100
    • Member

Recognition & Awards

  • Rising Star by Inweekly: 2022
  • Rising Star by Super Lawyers: 2020, 2021
  • Order of the Coif
  • Pro Bono Award of Excellence Recipient: 2017
  • Levin College of Law Spring 2017 Book Award for Public Speaking for Lawyers