ALPHARETTA, Ga., Oct. 26, 2017 – Morgan & DiSalvo, P.C., an award-winning law firm specializing in trust and estate law, is pleased to announce the recent hire of Allison L. Byrd. With more than 20 years as a practicing attorney in Georgia, Byrd’s areas of concentration include estate planning, probate law, and alternative dispute resolution.
“It’s an honor to join such a well-respected and trusted legal team,” said Byrd. “I’m deeply committed to continuing the firm’s efforts to help individuals and families plan and prepare for life’s changes.”
Byrd is a Board Member of the Atlanta Bar Association’s Estate Planning & Probate Section and a Contributing Editor of its official newsletter, The Mortmain. She is also a member of the Elder Law and Dispute Resolution Sections of the Atlanta Bar Association, the Fiduciary Law, Elder Law, and Dispute Resolution Sections of the State Bar of Georgia, the Georgia Association for Women Lawyers, and the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys.
Byrd holds a J.D. degree from the University of South Carolina School of Law, where she received a Roy Webster Scholarship. As a member of the International Law Society, she participated with distinction in the Philip P. Jessup International Law Moot Court Competition, earning an American Jurisprudence Award. While a student, she also assisted licensed attorneys in the protection and representation of victims of domestic abuse through the SisterCare Pro Bono program.
About Morgan and DiSalvo
Morgan and DiSalvo, P.C. is a partnership between attorneys Richard Morgan and Loraine DiSalvo, and of counsel attorney, Diane Weinberg. Their reputation for personal service and compassion, combined with their expertise in estate planning, tax law, elder and disability law, and dispute resolution, has earned Morgan and DiSalvo the highest ratings from multiple attorney rating agencies, including the most well respected, Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review Rating every year since the firm’s inception in 1995. Additionally, the firm is recognized by U.S. News & World Report as one of the few select firms in Georgia to achieve its “Tier 1” Best Law Firms rating in the area of Trust and Estate Law. For more information visit www.morgandisalvo.com.