Our Staff

Our Staff


Bria is our receptionist and general secretary for the firm. She is often the first person to greet our clients at the door, and assists in the assembly of estate planning and business documents.

When not working, Bria enjoys spending time with her son, family and friends. She especially enjoys hiking and attending her son’s soccer practices and games.

Bria Coker

Mandi is a Legal Secretary for the firm. She performs a variety of tasks for the attorneys and prepares estate planning and corporation documents and binders. She is a graduate of the Legal Secretary program at Empire College.

When not working, Mandi enjoys spending time with family and friends, hiking and going to the beach.

Mandi Emery-Flynn

Leslie is the Legal Assistant to Roy and Ryan. She prepares estate planning documents and manages the probate, trust administration, and conservatorship proceedings. She assists with a multitude of tasks such as meeting with clients, preparing documents for filing with the court, and calendar management. Leslie graduated from Empire Business College in 1999.

Leslie enjoys spending time hunting and fishing with her husband Chuck when they are not working in the vineyard. She also enjoys hiking, cycling, running, and other outdoor activities. As a former caterer, her passion is pairing wine with her homemade cooking.

Leslie Giovanetti

Barbara is the office manager for the firm, including client billing, financial operations, marketing, and staff supervision. When not wearing her many hats at work, she enjoys Skyping and visiting her grandchildren, working in her garden, spending time with her many girlfriends, and relaxing with a good book on her and Roy’s sailboat “Lucy!”

Barbara Johnston

Sarah is a paralegal for the firm and performs a myriad of tasks including researching, writing, proofreading, and drafting documents and pleadings. Before becoming a paralegal, Sarah was a freelance court reporter for many years and ran her own business.

Sarah and her husband Michael are the proud parents of their son Patrick, who plays soccer competitively. Sarah is also an avid soccer player, playing both indoor and outdoor, and enjoys spending time on the weekends going to tournaments for both herself and her son.

Sarah Montgomery

Kelsi is a paralegal for the firm and is our specialist in probate, trust and conservatorship matters. She also assists with real estate and business litigation matters, as well as complex estate planning matters.

When not working, Kelsi enjoys spending time with her family and agility training with her dog “Camo” when she is not at the office.

Kelsi Peña