Hopping Green & Sams

Post Office Box 6526
Tallahassee, Florida 32314

Our Team

Michelle K. Rigoni

Michelle counsels special districts on matters relating to contracts, real property, public procurement, open meetings, construction, and financing.
Michelle’s prior experience includes advising condominium and homeowners’ associations on various matters relating to regulatory and statutory compliance under Chapters 617, 718 and 720 of the Florida Statutes. In her free time, Michelle enjoys cooking for her friends and family, and traveling with her husband, Jerod.
  • Florida State University College of Law, J.D. (Book Award - Supreme Court Role-playing Seminar; top oral advocate and top appellate brief; Student Bar Association, Executive Board Member)
  • Georgia State University, B.B.A., magna cum laude (Concentration in Marketing)
Bar & Court Admissions
  • Florida
Professional Affiliations
  • Tallahassee Bar Association, Young Lawyers Section - Board Member
Legal Experience
Represents special districts in matters relating to contracting, real property, public procurement, ethics, finance, and construction.
Counseling condominium and homeowners’ associations formed under Chapters 718 and 720 and recreation corporations formed under Chapter 617 throughout Florida on real property, legislative, administrative and public records matters.
Significant Transactions
Obtained Validation in excess of $22 Million in Bonds for VillaMar Community Development District and $15 Million in Bonds for Scenic Highway Community Development District
Facilitated Establishment of Alta Lakes Community Development District, Emerald Lakes Community Development District and Westwood/OCC Community Development District.
In the News
May 12, 2021
HGS Attorneys Facilitate Boundary Amendment for Expansion of VillaMar Community Development District
Michelle Rigoni mentioned
Jan 13, 2021
HGS Attorneys Chair “Holiday Helper” Event
Michelle Rigoni mentioned
Oct 19, 2020
Entrada Community Development District Established in St. Johns County
Michelle Rigoni mentioned
Aug 14, 2020
Successful Tallahassee Bar Association Fundraiser
Michelle Rigoni mentioned
Mar 8, 2019
HGS attorneys assume leadership positions in local Bar
Michelle Rigoni mentioned
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