Michele Knapp Boal joined Zeisler Morgan as General Counsel in 2018. Michele has extensive experience with a variety of real estate transactions including acquisitions, dispositions, leasing and financings, and her experience covers a broad range of transaction type from vacant land deals to multi-asset portfolios. Prior to joining Zeisler Morgan, Michele was most recently Assistant General Counsel at Beachwood, Ohio based DDR Corp., where she primarily supported the transactions, finance and development business units, and before that, Michele began her career as an Associate at Jones Day in Cleveland. Michele received her J.D. summa cum laude from the University of Akron School of Law and her B.A. summa cum laude from Baldwin Wallace University.