Michelle DeVore is the Director of Default Services for Padgett Law Group (PLG). PLG is a full-service creditors’ rights law firm with GSE compliant practices in Florida, Georgia, Tennessee, Texas, Ohio and Arkansas. The firm’s practice offers exclusive representation to institutional clients such as lenders, mortgage servicers, credit unions, banks, hedge funds, investors, and other financial services industry stakeholders.
Michelle has over 14 years of Default Service related industry experience that has spanned across Foreclosure, REO, Loss Mitigation, Compliance and Operational Management on both the Servicer and Law Firm side. Previously serving as the Firm’s Compliance Manager, and Systems and Process Manager, Michelle has a passion for aligning our systems, processes and operations to meet the needs of our Clients. Michelle’s focus in the firm is client care and development, exceptional customer service, and forward thinking process improvement to decrease the bottom line of both our clients and the firm.
Recent Press, Panels, and Trainings
Michelle has assisted with the development of training materials and has conducted many on-site client training seminars to include subjects such as Foreclosure, Deposition, HOA/COA, Probate, Bankruptcy, and Replevin process. Michelle recently co-authored an article in DS News titled, “In Case of Emergency”, where she provides industry insight and perspective on the meaning and importance of having plans in place for natural disasters and emergency declarations. Michelle is looking forward to speaking at the next Five Star Disaster Preparedness Symposium to share her knowledge.