Chad Shimel started practicing law in 2006. He is a graduate of Pennsylvania State University with a degree in Economics, and received his juris doctorate from the University of Miami School of Law. Mr. Shimel was a partner at a central Florida firm for 6 years before starting his own firm, Shimel Law, P.A., in 2020. Mr. Shimel works with clients in a variety of fields, and his primary focus is on real estate, estate planning, and probate, trust, and guardianship administration. Mr. Shimel handles both residential and commercial real estate transactions from the time of contract through closing, and guides his clients through each step of the complex process. He also has a vast understanding of the probate, trust, and guardianship administration process through the court system, and assists clients with these emotionally difficult proceedings. Mr. Shimel is married & has five children. In his free time, he enjoys spending time with family, traveling, & exploring outdoors.
Aliyah Lewis is a transactional attorney who documents and closes on both residential and commercial real estate transactions in a comprehensive, proactive, and expeditious manner. She understands the magnitude of purchasing property and makes it her mission to understand her client’s goals to facilitate a smooth and efficient closing process.
Additionally, Aliyah’s areas of experience include estate planning and administration where she counsels individuals and families through the process of creating an estate plan that caters to their personalized needs. She also takes a comprehensive approach when working with families through all stages of the trust and estate administration.
Aliyah’s passion for engaging in community service stems back to her time as a law student at the University of Alabama School of Law where she founded the First-Generation Law Students Association to create a community of support for students endeavoring to become first-time attorneys.
By offering a broad legal knowledge and a dedication to surpassing clients’ expectations, Aliyah is committed to and actively invested in fostering the growth of satisfied Shimel Law clients.