Skip to main content

An Award-Winning, Women-Owned & Operated Law Firm

The Geller Law Group Expands Award-Winning Family Law Team

glg expands family law team

We’re pleased to announce the expansion of our Family Law Team with the addition of two exceptional legal professionals, Associate Allison Mazzei, and Paralegal Melissa Sigritz. Their genuine passion for family law will further strengthen our ability to serve our clients across the DC Metro.

Allison Mazzei Family Law Associate

Allison Mazzei, Family Law Associate

Allison is a seasoned attorney with a comprehensive range of experience in family law matters. She handles cases involving separation, divorce, child custody, and support.

Allison’s passion for family law emerged in law school during internships with a DC and Maryland family law judge. These experiences sparked her interest in helping families navigate the complexities of legal challenges. After earning her law degree, Allison further honed her skills by clerking for a family law judge in Washington, DC. Prior to transitioning to full-time family law practice in 2021, she gained valuable experience in elder law and estate administration.

Originally from Cincinnati, Ohio, Allison holds B.A. and M.A. degrees from Ohio University. She pursued her earned her J.D. from the American University Washington College of Law.

Allison resides in Fairfax County with her husband and two dogs. She’s an avid follower of Formula 1 Racing and enjoys immersing herself in the world of Stardew Valley, a popular video game where players cultivate their inherited farm.

Melissa Sigritz

Melissa Sigritz, Family Law Paralegal

Melissa brings over 24 years of experience in family law to the GLG team. Throughout her career, she’s found fulfillment in helping clients through the emotionally challenging process of ending a marriage.

Prior to GLG, Melissa served as a family law paralegal in Dayton, Ohio, where she drafted essential legal documents related to divorce proceedings, including complaints, discovery requests, pretrial statements, and divorce decrees. Her exceptional attention to detail and ability to identify hidden assets have consistently benefited clients.

Melissa’s educational background includes a Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology and Political Science from Miami University and an Associate’s Degree from Sinclair Community College’s ABA-approved legal assisting program.

Outside of her legal career, Melissa cherishes spending time with her family, including her beloved four-legged members. She nourishes her love for adventure through extensive travel, having explored all 50 states.

As a dedicated runner, Melissa has completed 16 marathons, many of which were in support of various charitable causes.

At The Geller Law Group, we’re committed to providing our clients with the highest level of quality and support. The addition of Associate Allison Mazzei and Paralegal Melissa Sigritz to our Family Law Team further reinforces our dedication to assisting families through difficult times.

There when & how
you need us most

Providing peace of mind through personal and prompt service as we help you navigate legal matters.

Schedule a consultation

Read about our client experiences

Firm News & Legal Updates


Depression and Divorce

Read Article

Geller Law Group Honored as Family & Business Law Firm of the Year 2024 – Washington D.C.

Read Article

Attorney Advertising

The information contained in this website is provided to users for informational purposes only and does not constitute legal advice, nor is the transmission or receipt of such information intended to create an attorney-client relationship between any Geller Law Group member and the user. Prior results do not guarantee a similar outcome. As legal advice must be tailored to the specific circumstances of each client and case, and laws are constantly changing, nothing provided herein should be used as a substitute for the advice of retained legal counsel. Your continued use of this website constitutes your acceptance of this disclaimer and acknowledgement that under no circumstances shall The Geller Law Group be liable for any direct, indirect, special, consequential or any other damages arising out of or in any way connected with use of this website.