Michael Hales
  • Real Estate Law, Business Law, Social Security Disability ...
  • Florida, Idaho
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Michael is a full-time faculty member of BYU-Idaho's Business Management department. While teaching is his main focus, he maintains a law practice focused on business law, contract disputes, and disability. He is licensed in Idaho and Florida.

Practice Areas
  • Real Estate Law
  • Business Law
  • Social Security Disability
  • Consumer Law
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • Contingent Fees
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
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  • English: Spoken, Written
  • Spanish: Spoken, Written
Professional Experience
Business Faculty Member
Brigham Young University-Idaho
- Current
Faculty member teaching business law and business writing courses.
Skidmore Hales
- Current
University of San Diego School of Law
J.D. (2009) | Law
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Professional Associations
The Florida Bar  # 0103904
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Idaho State Bar  # 8191
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Articles & Publications
Timeshare Law
The Advocate
Speaking Engagements
J Reuben Clark Law Society , Idaho Falls, ID
Discussed the legal considerations of timeshare ownership
Websites & Blogs
Legal Answers
109 Questions Answered

Q. I think this is a fraud and need help! I have been scammed by a timeshare company in Mexico. Four months ago a Mexica
A: I agree that this is likely a scam. Please let me know if have questions or would like to chat.
Q. will defaulting on a timeshare contract place retirement and life insurance annuity in danger of attachment
A: Typically, the remedies in foreclosure are limited to taking the property back. However, I'd recommend reaching out to an attorney. Where is the timeshare located?
Q. I need a real estate lawyer familiar with Mexican Timeshares to review a contract I was offered to buy my timeshare.
A: I'd be happy to review this for you. But I'll tell you that very few of these are legit. If they are offering to pay you substantial money for a timeshare in Mexico, it's probably a scam. Don't wire or send any money until you have an attorney review the agreement.
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Contact & Map
Skidmore Hales
18 South 1st East
Rexburg, ID 83440
Cell: (208) 403-5839