Michelle Arty is a litigation paralegal with Shendell & Pollock, PL, in Boca Raton, Florida. Ms. Arty is involved in all aspects of trial work, including: initial client intake and interviews; communicating with clients/parties, opposing counsel and staff, and outside professionals (certified public accountants, other experts, mediators, judicial assistants, court reporters); all phases of discovery (mandatory disclosures, requests to produce, interrogatories, financial affidavits, depositions, and notices of inspection) - review and analysis of incoming and outgoing discovery requests; scheduling (deadlines, meetings, conferences, mediations, depositions, hearings and trial); attendance at mediations, hearings and trials (coordinate witnesses and experts, prepare and present exhibits, and complete hands-on assistance at trial); legal research; drafting pleadings from initial filing through trial; and maintaining files. She is a Certified Paralegal receiving her Advanced Certifications in both Trial Practice and e-Discovery and a Florida Registered Paralegal. Ms. Arty currently serves on The Florida Bar's FRP Enrichment Committee. She is a member of the Paralegal Association of Florida and its Palm Beach Chapter. She received her A.A.S. from Tallahassee Community College and her A.A. degree from Florida State University.