Practicing since 1978, firm founder Brian J. Cali, a member of the Pennsylvania, Lackawanna, and American Bar Associations, focuses on a variety of law categories, including Family Law, Elder and Estate Law, Real Estate Law, Business Law, Civil Law, and Criminal Law.
Attorney Cali concentrates on different aspects of these laws, including divorce, separation, domestic relations, custody, and representation of children in custody litigation throughout Northeast Pennsylvania. He has successfully argued before the Appellate Courts on family law matters, is a Fellow in the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers, and has been selected for the Pennsylvania Super Lawyers list since 2009.
Attorney Cali also provides real estate services to clients, including refinances, purchases, and property sales. As a business owner himself and the Chairman of the Board of Fidelity Bank, he understands the sound practical judgment required of business owners and advises his clients in all business matters whether related to closing a house, establishing a new business, or otherwise.
In 2018 and 2019, Attorney Cali was Chair of the Disciplinary Board of the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania, a 13-member independent agency under the Supreme Court’s jurisdiction.
Attorney Cali serves clients in Lackawanna, Luzerne, Monroe, Pike, Wayne, Susquehanna, Wyoming, Sullivan, Bradford, and Carbon Counties.
Elder and Estate Law
Real Estate Law
Pennsylvania Super Lawyers List: 2007-Present
Top 100 Trial Lawyers in America: 2012-Present
Best Lawyers in America - 2019
Lawyers of Distinction - 2019
Pennsylvania - 1977 / Present
United States District Court - Middle District of Pennsylvania
United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit - Pennsylvania Eastern District Court
Duquesne University - 1974
Duquesne University School of Law - 1977
Lackawanna County Assistant Solicitor - 1978 / 1987
Board Member - Fidelity Deposit and Discount Bank
Chair - Disciplinary Board of the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania - 2018 / 2019
Chair - Fidelity D & D Bancorp Board
The Lackawanna Bar Association
Pennsylvania Bar Association
American Bar Association
The American Association for Justice
American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers (AAML)
Lackawanna County Family Law Rules Committee
Charter Member - Library System of Lackawanna County
Pennsylvania Association For Justice