Ronald Lebel is a shareholder of the firm of Skelton, Taintor & Abbott in Auburn, Maine, who focuses his practice in representing clients in the areas of: Divorce & Family Law, General Litigation, Municipal & Governmental, and Zoning & Land Use. His breadth of experience in many areas of the law and his background in general civil litigation give value to his domestic relations clients. He is an accomplished trial lawyer with substantial experience in areas that intersect with complex divorce, such as real estate, pensions, trusts, wills, business valuation and corporate and tax law. Ron has greatly expanded the scope and depth of legal services that the firm offers its family law clients, including counsel and representation in divorces, separations, premarital and postmarital agreements, adoptions and other family matters. In particular, Ron has developed expertise in complex and high-conflict divorces that require a depth of financial and valuation acumen as well as close collaboration with experts. These cases often involve marital and non-marital property issues, tracing of assets, and business, commercial and residential real estate valuation. He regularly participates in mediation as an attorney and has served as a mediator. Ron has handled more than 40 appeals in the Supreme Judicial Court of Maine, many of which were in the area of family law and divorce.