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Invested in Education
October 3-6, 2017, Hollywood, CA
Michele Procino-Wells & Leslie Case DiPietro traveled to the West Coast to invest their time and energy in ElderCounsel's annual Elder Law and Estate Planning Symposium.
31st Annual Golf Tournament
Thursday, September 21st, 2017
Michele Procino-Wells and Amber Woodland represented our team in the 31st Annual Golf Tournament to benefit the Nanticoke Health Services Cancer Care Center. What a fun way to swing into Fall!
Live for Chocolate 2017!
We always have fun whipping up our chocolate martinis and opening our Seaford office for the Live for Chocolate event!
Delaware State University Workshop
April 5th, Administration Building
A HUGE thank you to Delaware State University for inviting Amber B. Woodland to participate in their seminar series!
Avvo Client's Choice Badge
Michele Procino-Wells recently earned the Avvo Client's Choice Badge. Have you searched for our attorneys on Avvo?
Continuous Education
Last week the attorneys and firm manager attended an Elder Law Masters Course hosted by ElderCounsel in Chicago, IL.
Amber B. Woodland, Esquire is Voted the 2016 BEST Lawyer in Southern Delaware!
Thank you to the Metropolitan readers for voting our very own Amber B. Woodland as the 2016 BEST Lawyer in Southern Delaware!
A toast to our team!
We gathered at a local watering hole for a tour and toast to our team after a productive 2nd quarter. Thank you 16 Mile for your hospitality.
Recognition from Elder Counsel
As a longtime member of Elder Counsel, Michele Procino-Wells, Esquire, was recently asked to conduct a 2016 Delaware State Update webinar for other Delaware members. We are proud of our affiliation with Elder Counsel and consider it an honor to share our knowledge, experience, and expertise in the area of Elder Law.
2016 Live for Chocolate
We had a great time participating in the 2016 Live for Chocolate event and promoting Women's Health!
May is National Elder Law Month!
May 2016
May is National Elder Law Month! As a proud member of the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys (NAELA), Procino-Wells & Woodland, LLC is trained and experienced in all aspects of Elder Law including estate planning, guardianship, estate administration, Medicaid planning and asset preservation. With a growing population of Americans age 65 years or older, the importance of planning for one's leg ... [read more]
Estate Planning Coordinator Volunteers in Honduras
March 16 - 25, 2016
Our Estate Planning Coordinator, Laura A. Riddle, travelled to La Ceiba, Honduras where she volunteered for a week and a half. Although she was supposed to help in an orphanage, circumstances changed and she ended up practicing as a nurse in labor and delivery. What?!?! We are immensely proud of her and the donation of her time.
Nanticoke Health Services Foundation at Your Sister's Closet
March 10, 2016
Procino-Wells & Woodland hosted a wonderful and fun evening at Your Sister's Closet! Our Client Services Director, Maria Mulrine, provided entertainment while the ladies were having fun picking out and trying on gowns. If you missed the event, Your Sister's Closet will be open every Saturday March 12th - May 28th from 10am until 2:00pm.
Maria Mulrine Participates in The Happiness Project at Nemours Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
February 24, 2016
Maria Mulrine, our Client Services Director, graciously took a day off to volunteer her time and musical talents at Nemours Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children as part of The Happiness Project. The Happiness Project combines local music with local non-profit mental health awareness groups, vendors, and community support.
Allow us to introduce to you, Leslie Case DiPietro, Esquire!
February 1, 2016
As we have grown we have consciously added staff in vital areas of our practice in order to keep our commitment to our clients.  With that being said, we knew it was time to bring on another attorney!  The key for us was finding someone with the same passion and vision as our own.  We found that in Leslie Case DiPietro.  Leslie joins us with more than 10 years in practice and a focus on elder law. ... [read more]
Introducing Asher Joseph Dukes
December 17, 2015
Erin Dukes and her husband Jeremy welcomed their second son, Asher, on December 17th. She will completely transition into her new role as Estate Planning Coordinator in our Seaford office upon her return from maternity leave on February 29th.
Elder Law Workshop
June 10, 2015
Michele Procino-Wells and Amber B. Woodland will gave a presentation centered around Elder Law. Attendees learned the facts about myths such as: • The State will "take" my home if my spouse or I go to a nursing home. • I can protect my assets by adding someone's name to them or transferring them to someone else for $1. • If I transfer assets, then I have to wait 5 years to qualify for Medicaid. ... [read more]
Fearless Caregiver Conference
May 5, 2015
Overwhelmed by Caregiver Challenges? While they are giving care, the nation's 25 million family caregivers rarely get a rest. Gone are the days when you could rely on others to do the work of caring for a loved one in your family. America's healthcare system throws many of the vital decisions, costs and burdens back on the family.
CHEER, Inc., Delaware Aging & Disability Resource Cent ... [read more]
National Elder Law Month!
May 2015
May is National Elder Law Month. As a proud member of the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys (NAELA), Procino-Wells & Woodland, LLC is trained and experienced in all aspects of elder law including estate planning, guardianship, estate administration, Medicaid planning and asset preservation. With a growing population of Americans age 65 years or older, the importance of planning for one's leg ... [read more]
Amber B. Woodland, Esquire
March 25, 2015
Amber Brooke Woodland talks prom season and dresses for Your Sister's Closet
Estate Planning Workshop at Lewes Public Library
February 11, 2015
On Wednesday, February 11th Procino-Wells & Woodland had a GREAT turnout for our Estate Planning Workshop. Michele Procino-Wells, Esquire and Amber B. Woodland, Esquire presented facts and details surrounding the three phases of estate planning and asset protection planning.
2015 Staff Retreat
January 9, 2015
The firm kicked off 2015 with an off-site day of learning and setting goals, with a little fun and food mixed in.
Partners Honored by Delaware Today as Top Women in Business
December 4, 2015
Follow the link to read how Michele and Amber, along with 34 other women in business balance their personal and professional lives.
Today & Tomorrow Conference
October 29th, 2014
Delaware Tech
Elder Law Basics: Long Term Care Medicaid & Asset Protection Planning for Seniors
October 16, 2014
Continuing education course, sponsored by the Sussex County Bar Association & the Southern Delaware Estate Planning Council
Annual LIVE Conference
October 13th, 2014
Come out from 8:00 am to 3:45 pm and learn how to live SAFE and SECURE at the 2nd Annual LIVE Conference! Learn how to identify and protect yourself and your loved ones from elder abuse. Michele and Amber, along with others, will be speaking on this topic and there will be exhibitor tables to visit as well.
A Parkinson’s Symposium
October 11th, 2014
The Parkinson Education and Support Group of Sussex County is sponsoring a symposium entitled "Quality of Life" on Saturday, October 11th (including a special presentation free to the general public on Friday evening). Procino-Wells & Woodland, LLC will have a vendor table and encourages you to stop by to learn more about how we help families protect their assets from the costs of long ... [read more]
Ribbon Cutting Ceremony in Lewes
Although we were open prior, we officially cut the ribbon for our new location on October 7, 2014.
Lewes Office
We welcomed our first clients, Mr. and Mrs. Dennis Leebel, on September 19, 2014.
Welcome To Our Office
Our new sign arrived today and we love it! Thank you Phillips Signs.
Off The Clock
With a great deal of anticipation we published our first newsletter, Off The Clock. Click here to view our June newsletter. Click here to join our mailing list!
Leadercast 2014
Beyond You Leadership
Erin Steele and Sherri Holder attend Leadercast 2014 hosted by Trinity Logistics.
1 Million Cups
Michele Procino-Wells, Esq. as she keeps Sussex County caffeinated this morning at 1 Million Cups. We are grateful for the opportunity to share our story and promote entrepreneurial thinking with our local community. 1MC happens each week at the Delaware Technical Community College-Georgetown. If you would like more information on how you can get involved, please visit
Live for Chocolate Event
Friday, May 2nd, Nanticoke Health Services along with the Greater Seaford Chamber of Commerce and the City of Seaford hosted a Girls' Night Out event. Procino-Wells & Woodland, LLC opened its doors as a stop for the scavenger hunt that took place and served chocolate martinis to participants! Pictured below, from left to right, are Amber B. Woodland, Esquire, Erin A. Dukes, Real Estate ... [read more]
A Partnership is Formed
Introducing Procino-Wells & Woodland, LLC
Michele Procino-Wells and Amber B. Woodland form Procino-Wells & Woodland, LLC Seaford, Delaware - April 1, 2014 - The law firm of Procino Wells, LLC has long been a trusted source of legal services in the areas of Elder Law, Estate Planning, Estate Administration (Probate), and Real Estate. Established by Laurel native, Michele Procino-Wells, the boutique law firm, charmingly tucked away in down ... [read more]
Retirement Workshop
March 15, 2014
Michele Procino-Wells and Amber B. Woodland, along with Eric W. Johnston, CFP, of InFocus Financial Advisors, Inc. hosted a workshop focused on retirement at the Georgetown Library. Topics discussed included estate planning, asset protection planning for long term care, social security and financial planning.
Heritage at Milford hosts Off the Clock
January 30, 2014
Heritage at Milford assisted living facility hosted Off The Clock, a complimentary Elder law question and answer session with attorney Amber Woodland of Procino Wells, LLC. The discussion of the evening was centered around sheltering assets from long term care costs, applying for Medicaid benefits, creating wills and a powers of attorney and administering loved ones' estates.
Procino-Wells & Woodland, LLC attends Delaware Hospice "Aging Well" seminar
November 15, 2012
Procino Wells, LLC attended the "Aging Well" seminar held at the Seaford Senior Center on November 15, 2012. The event was hosted by Delaware Hospice. A number of speakers presented on a variety of topics, such as estate planning, emergency communication, protecting your identity and the 911 voluntary registry.
Procino-Wells & Woodland, LLC attends Nanticoke Tributes Awards Dinner
October 25, 2012
The staff of Procino Wells, LLC attended the 8th Annual Nanticoke Tributes for Healthcare Leadership, held at Heritage Shores in Bridgeville.

Nanticoke Tributes awards individuals who have made significant contributions to the provision and improvement of healthcare in the communities of Western Sussex County.

Procino Wells would like to congratulate this year's aw ... [read more]
Michele Procino-Wells and Amber Woodland attend "Planning for the Generations 2012" in Denver, Colorado
July 23, 2012
Both Michele and Amber attended the 2012 Planning for the Generations Symposium in Denver July 18-20, 2012. The Planning for the Generations Symposium was sponsored by the leaders in the industry - WealthCounsel, The Advisors Forum and ElderCounsel - three organizations comprised of nearly 3,500 practitioners committed to an interdisciplinary approach to client-centered planning. This conference p ... [read more]