Family Law Speaking Engagements

In April, 2013 Philip C. Tsai, co-founder of Tsai Law Company, PLLC will present “Dirty Litigation Tactics Rambo Lawyers Love.”  This seminar described some of the tactics that opposing counsel may employ that is characterized as “Rambo” lawyering along with how to handle those tactics within the bounds of ethics and professionalism.  The seminar was hosted by the National Business Institute for continuing legal education for Professionals here:


Philip C. Tsai and Todd R. DeVallance were speakers at the NBI seminar on the tax consequences of divorce.  When it comes to the financial impacts of divorce, tax consequences are critical to clients.  This seminar will discuss common tax issues, the tax impacts of dividing assets, income tax considerations, property tax issues, and tax planning strategies.



On March 8, 2012, Emily Tsai was a featured speaker at the NBI Adoption Process from Start to Finish.  Topics will include ethical issues in adoption proceedings and obstacle’s to adoption.  Specific agenda items included:

  • Non-parental custody actions
  • Parentage actions
  • De facto parenting
  • Right of the child to a guardian ad litem
  • Common law right to child support
  • Conflicts of interest in adoption