Lianna Urfalyan is an Associate Attorney at Naimi Cerceo Family Law Group. She attended the University of Nevada–Las Vegas and graduated with a B.S. in Biology and B.A. in Psychology. Prior to becoming an attorney, Ms. Urfalyan worked as a substitute teacher, which enabled her have insight on how children cope with divorces and child custody matters.
Ms. Urfalyan received her Juris Doctorate Degree from Southwestern Law School in 2017. During her time at Southwestern, she was awarded the CALI Excellence for the Future Award for Children and the Law, and the Witkin Award for Academic Excellence for Family Law Procedure and Practice. Additionally, during her law school career Ms. Urfalyan served as a Judicial Extern to the Honorable Robert Broadbelt III and the Honorable Amy Pellman. Upon graduation, Ms. Urfalyan was awarded the Wiley W. Manuel Certificate for Pro Bono Legal Services by the State Bar of California.
In 2018, Ms. Urfalyan co-authored the Family Law Codex Manual, previously known as the Nuts and Bolts Manual, to assist new attorneys with specific statutes and case law at the Family Law Conference held in Bishop, California.
Ms. Urfalyan is fluent in Armenian, and enjoys spending time with her family and pets, Louie and Archie.