Michelle D. Champine, CP

Certified Paralegal, San Diego

Ms. Champine was born and raised in Michigan and later relocated to San Diego, California.  In 2014, she made a career change from non-profit operations management to become a paralegal.  Ms. Champine has been a member of the Firm since June 2015. 


  • University of San Diego Paralegal Program, Paralegal Certificate with honors,  December 2015
  • Michigan State University, Bachelor of Science Degree in Music Therapy

Professional Memberships

  • National Association of Legal Assistants, Inc. – The Paralegal Association (NALA), Certified Paralegal – 2016
  • San Diego Paralegal Association – Director, 2017
  • University of San Diego Paralegal Program Alumni Board – Director, 2017
  • WiE – Women in EDiscovery, member
  • San Diego Defense Lawyers, Paralegal member
  • Notary Public

Practice Areas

  • General Civil Litigation
  • Personal Injury
  • Construction Defect Litigation


Ms. Champine enjoys spending time with her husband traveling and hiking and is an avid Chicago Cubs baseball and hockey fan.


Email: mchampine@ryanlitigators.com