Erika L. Cossitt Volpiano is the sole practitioner in the boutique law office of Erika L. Cossitt Volpiano, P.C. Our staff consists of Gilda Guerry, certified paralegal, who is the right hand assistant of Erika and spends the majority of her time speaking with and assisting our clients. Kate Voldeng is our office manager and Eric Barton Volpiano is our business manager. All four of us endeavor to serve your needs and ensure your comfort and confidence by guiding you through this transition during a very confusing and difficult period of your life; whether it be divorce, paternity or marital preparation in the form of prenuptial or cohabitation agreements. It is imperative that our client's have the information and awareness to make these transitions with knowledge, understanding and confidence so the experience is as comfortable as possible.
Erika is a certified specialist in the area of Family law, she has practiced for over twenty-two (22) years in law and is a licensed attorney in Arizona, California and New York. Erika is a fellow of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers (AAML) as well as a former President of the Arizona Chapter of the AAML. Her practice includes high conflict custody matters, premarital agreements, paternity matters, cohabitation agreements, dissolutions of Marriage, business valuation, asset valuation and the division of property and debts, spousal maintenance and all related family law matters. Erika received her J.D. from Arizona State University and was admitted to the State Bar of California and the U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit in 1992; she was admitted to the State Bar of Arizona in 1995; and she was admitted to the State Bar of New York in 2002. She practiced in Los Angeles, California from 1992 through 1994 in the area of legal malpractice defense and has practiced primarily in the area of domestic relations law with several of the most prominent and accomplished family law attorneys in the Country since 1995, including a fourteen month period of time in New York ending in March of 2003. Ms. Cossitt Volpiano is a member of the State Bar of Arizona, the State Bar of California and the State Bar of New York.