Andrei F. Lapine, Partner
Thomas Jefferson School of Law, JD, Cum Laude
College of Charleston, B.A., History
Criminal Defense, DUI Defense, DMV Hearings, Sex Crimes, Theft Crimes, Domestic Violence,
Drug Cases, Violent Crimes, Juvenile Crimes, Any Felony, Any Misdemeanor, Restraining
Andrei Lapine grew up in Western New York watching his father help people accused of crimes.
He began his legal career by sitting second chair with his father on jury trials prior to attending
law school. After that experience, he knew he would be a Criminal Defense Attorney.
Mr. Lapine takes the time to listen to his clients and works with them to create a strong defense
strategy. He is honest with his clients throughout every step of the case. He takes great
satisfaction in knowing that he did everything possible to get the best result in their case.
Matthew E. Forsse, Partner
Western State University College of Law, JD
University of California-Riverside, B.S., Political Science
Divorce, Child Custody, Child Support, Alimony/Spousal Support, Division of Property,
Annulments, Paternity/Parentage, Modifications, Department of Child Support Services (DCSS),
Domestic Violence Restraining Orders, Civil Harassment, Guardianships, Grandparent Rights,
Adoptions, Juvenile Dependency.
As an experienced Family Law attorney, Mr. Forsse understands the stress his clients endure and
the importance of seeking the best possible outcome. His clients can rest assured that he
empathizes with their case and will exhaust every possible avenue to achieve a positive outcome
in an otherwise hectic time in their lives. Mr. Forsse takes great pride in representing each one
of his clients in the community where he was born and continues to live today.