Brian J. Cali has been designated vice-chair of the Disciplinary Board of the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania.
Cali was appointed to the Board in 2013 and re-appointed in 2016.
“I am thrilled to continue in service to the Disciplinary Board of the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania in the role of vice-chair,” Cali said. “Being a member of such a distinguished Board is truly an honor, but also presents a great responsibility – one that I am committed to using my years of experience and expertise to further protect the integrity of the legal profession.”
Created in 1972, the 13-member Disciplinary Board is an independent agency under the Supreme Court’s jurisdiction. Its members include 11 attorneys and two non-lawyers from across the state. Funded by annual assessments paid by attorneys licensed to practice in the Commonwealth, the Board assists the Supreme Court in all matters involving attorney licensing and discipline.
Cali is the founding member of Brian J. Cali and Associates and concentrates his practice on all aspects of family law through Northeast Pennsylvania. He is a Fellow in the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers and has been named as a super lawyer for over 10 years. Cali also has a strong business background, being involved as an owner in several businesses. As part of his practice, he represents and advises clients in a variety of business matters related to divorce or otherwise.
Cali is general legal counsel and a member of the board of Directors of the Fidelity Deposit and Discount Bank as well as a member of the Pennsylvania, American and Lackawanna County Bar Associations. In addition, he is a charter member of the Lackawanna County Library System and currently serves as vice chair.