Erin K Brignola is an attorney, with the law firm of Gellert, Scali, Busenkell & Brown LLC where she manages the Delaware office with her primary focus on consumer bankruptcy. A member of the National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys, Ms. Brignola has more than 20 years of legal experience. She has been a featured lecturer for the National Business Institute, the Delaware State Bar Association, the American Bankruptcy Institute, the Delaware Volunteer Legal Service, the People's Law School, and the National School for Paralegal Studies. Ms. Brignola was named one of Delaware's Top 100 Lawyers (October 2001) and one of Delaware's 75 Power Attorneys in Consumer Bankruptcy (November 2004) by DE Today magazine. For the last four years she has held the elected position as vice-chair consumer of the Delaware State Bar Association's Bankruptcy Section which is in its first year as a section. Ms. Brignola earned her B.S. degree from Mount St. Mary's College and her J.D. degree from Widener University School of Law. She is a member of the Delaware State and Pennsylvania bar associations and the Federal District Courts for Pennsylvania and Delaware.
Caleb A Faulkner is an attorney with Boyd Fernambucq & Dunn PC where is practice consists of litigation throughout Central and North Alabama. He represents clients in divorce actions, as well as in post-divorce modification and/or enforcement proceedings. His practice also includes representing clients who need assistance with other family law matters, such as in paternity actions or in dependency cases. Mr. Faulkner graduated cum laude from the University of Alabama with a degree in finance and a specialization in real estate and received his J.D. degree, cum laude, from Samford University's Cumberland School of Law. He served as the Editor in Chief of Volume 42 of the American Journal of Trial Advocacy during his third year of law school. Mr. Faulkner is a member of the Entertainment and Family Law Committees of the Birmingham Bar Association. He is also involved in the Birmingham community, serving as a junior board member of Alzheimer's of Central Alabama, Mitchell's Place, and Team Ministries. Mr. Faulkner also volunteers as an advisor to Cumberland School of Law's Family Law Practice Group, assisting and advising law students who are interested in practicing family law.
Donald H Latzer is a partner in the Law Offices of Latzer & Fleming in Citrus Heights, California. Mr. Latzer focuses his practice on all aspects of family law including guardianships and adoptions. He is a Certified Legal Specialist in Family Law by the State Bar of California. Mr. Latzer is licensed to practice in California, as well as Iowa. He earned his B.A. degree from California State University, Northridge and his J.D. degree from the University of LaVerne.
Diane Morrell McLeod is a sole practitioner in Savannah where she focuses in the areas of general practice, trial practice, criminal law, domestic law, collections, driving while intoxicated, drug crimes, and traffic violations. Her firm handles a variety of felony and misdemeanor cases. Ms. McLeod received her B.S. degree from Armstrong Atlantic State University and her J.D. degree from Georgia State University. She is a member of the State Bar of Georgia.
Tigran Palyan is a founding partner of Storm Palyan LLP. Mr. Palyan is a Certified Family Law Specialist, and practices family law exclusively. He has served on the Executive Committee of the Family Law Section of the Los Angeles County Bar Association since 2013. Prior to founding Storm Palyan LLP, Mr. Palyan ran his own solo practice at Palyan Law APC, prior to which Mr. Palyan spent many years as an attorney at Trope and Trope LLP, one of the largest family law firms in the country. He is a graduate of the National Family Law Trial Institute in Huston, Texas. Prior to joining the private practice, Mr. Palyan served as a judicial law clerk/research attorney for five Stanley Mosk Court family law judges (two of whom who went on to become the Supervising Family Law Judge for Los Angeles County), in addition to holding several coveted judicial externships during law school, including one with the Ninth Circuit United States Court of Appeals. As a research attorney, Mr. Palyan researched and recommended rulings on hundreds of family law proceedings. He provided legal research, analysis, and a recommendation to family law judges hearing motions, Requests for Orders, and Orders to Show Cause. Mr. Palyan teaches as an adjunct professor at Southwestern Law School. He currently teaches Family Law Practice and Procedure, having previously taught the International Law Journal Seminar, and Civil Pre-trial Practice. He has been published numerous times, including a Law Review article he authored on privacy that has been cited in the Journal of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers (AAML) among numerous other publications. Mr. Palyan graduated in the top ten percent of his class, having served both on law review and moot court, and earned the highest grade in several classes throughout law school. Mr. Palyan also serves on the Board of Governors for the Armenian Bar Association. He has received numerous honors and awards, including recognition as a Southern California Super Lawyers "Rising Star" every year since 2014 through 2022, and recognition from Los Angeles County Supervisor, Michael D. Antonovich, and a certificate of recognition from U.S. House of Representatives, Congressman Adam Schiff. In 2022, Mr. Palyan was recognized by the Daily as one of twenty top family law attorneys across California, as published in the February 16, 2022 special edition of the Daily Journal.