Wells & Wells, P.A.
Welcome to our website which serves as a personal brochure for Wells & Wells, P.A. whose shareholders are Thomas O. Wells, J.D., LL.M. in Taxation, CPA, and Diane Noller Wells, J.D. This website includes articles, seminars, firm profile, resume, awards, designations and sample client representations as to the legal practice of the shareholders of Wells & Wells, P.A.
Thomas O. Wells helps entrepreneurs protect and maximize their assets. He provides tax, transactional, wealth and estate planning legal services to his clients and has extensive experience in representing entrepreneurs and high net worth individuals in the formation, operation and sale of their companies, estate and wealth preservation planning and minimization of taxes. He has an LL.M. in Taxation from the Graduate Tax Program at the University of Florida College of Law (where he graduated second in his class) and is Board Certified in Tax Law by The Florida Bar. He is also a member of the Florida Institute of Certified Public Accountants and has an AV rating (which is the highest rating) with Martindale Hubbell. He is a former Adjunct Professor in the Graduate Estate Tax Program at the University of Miami School of Law teaching partnership and other flow-through entity taxation and was selected as outstanding CPA of the Year in Business and Industry in 1999.
Diane Noller Wells helps clients in the areas of creditor rights, collections, bankruptcy, litigation and transactional matters. Diane has been recognized by her peers as a leading attorney including being named to the list of (a) Best Lawyers in America for Bankruptcy and Creditor-Debtor Rights, (b) Florida Super Lawyers for Bankruptcy, and (c) Top Lawyers in South Florida for Corporate and Business Litigation. She has received the highest rating (AV) from Martindale Hubbell. In 2011, Diane was voted as one of the top 50 women practicing law in Florida by Florida Super Lawyers Magazine. Diane is active in the Business Section of The Florida Bar, including serving as its Chair in 2006 and 2007, and recently assisted in redrafting the proceedings supplementary law in Florida which creditors use to collect upon their debts. Diane clerked for the Honorable Judge George L. Proctor, United States Bankruptcy Judge, Middle District of Florida, and is admitted to practice law in Florida, South Carolina, the United States Southern District Court of Florida and the United States Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals. Diane is a former partner of Steel Hector & Davis and left that firm to found Devine Goodman Rasco & Wells, P.A. where she practiced for 17 years.
The combined efforts, knowledge and experience of Tom and Diane Wells allow our firm to provide advice to clients in transactions, income and transfer tax planning, litigation, collection matters, asset protection, secured lending and creditor rights.