August 9, 2019
University of La Verne College of Law, La Verne, California
California State University Northridge, Northridge, California
- B.A. cum laude
- Honors: Dean’s List
- Honors: Department’s Award of Academic Excellence
Major: Political Science
Areas of Practice:
- Dissolution of Marriage
- Legal Separation
- Child Custody
- Child Visitation
- Move Away/Relocations
- Child Support
- Spousal Support
- Domestic Violence
- Name Change
“As Managing Partner at All American Law it is my personal goal to achieve a successful outcome on your behalf, while minimizing the stress and disruption to your life. We will represent your needs with expertise, determination and compassion. Contact our law firm today to schedule a consultation and discover how we can help you.”
Christine R. James brings to clients a wealth of experience in developing creative, individualized solutions for highly complex, sensitive family law issues transitioning clients to a different future and new beginnings.
An innate problem-solver, Christine’s thoroughness and attention to detail helps cases move forward efficiently and effectively. In every case, she draws on her extensive experience to explore all possible options and outcomes with clients so they can make informed decisions about their futures.
Christine began practicing family law with in Alan Carlisle in 2014, and partnered with him in 2016. She is currently serving as the Treasure of the East West Family Law Bar Association.
Christine is committed to helping individuals regain their voice and confidence so they can successfully move forward with their lives.
Christine averages four motions and hearings in the family courts each week. She possesses a genuine and unique compassion for your individual and personal circumstance.
August 1, 2019
Alan has lived in California for most of his life. He graduated from the Colorado School of Mines and earned his Master’s degree in Business from Cal State University at Fullerton. Alan was also a first lieutenant in the Army Corps of Engineers in Korea.
In addition to being a lawyer for the last 31 years, Mr. Carlisle is an avid athlete, and regularly runs marathons. He has competed in every Los Angeles Marathon. He has completed eight Ironman Triathlons including four World Championships at Kona. He carried the Olympic Torch in 2002 in the San Francisco area as it traveled from Olympia, Greece to Salt Lake City, Utah.
Just as a rough average he has been going to Court on four cases per week for thirty-one years. “I look forward to taking your problems off your shoulders.”
- Western State University College of Law, Fullerton, California
- J.D., Doctor of Jurisprudence – 1984
- California State University, Fullerton
- M.B.A. – 1968
- Colorado School of Mines
- Major: Metallurgical Engineer
- California State University Fullerton
- Major: Business
- Spousal Support
- Child Support
- Custody & Visitation
Past Employment Positions
- Army Corps of Engineers in Korea, First Lieutenant
Awards & Honors
- Lifetime Achievement Award – East West Family Law Bar Association
July 31, 2019
Andrea has more than seven years of experience exclusively in family law. She graduated with an associate’s degree in paralegal studies from South Coast College and is currently taking courses to earn her bachelor’s degree.
Andrea uses her considerable communication and customer service skills to help families in transition by providing detailed support to the attorneys and her clients. From complex litigation cases to simple uncontested divorces, she is involved from beginning to end. Andrea assists clients by providing regular contact and updates, assisting in the discovery process, maintaining the case calendar and deadlines, and drafting pleadings and letters. She also maintains all document production and the client case file, and is integral in preparing for mediations, late case evaluations, hearings and trials.
July 15, 2019
Katrina joined All American Law as a Paralegal in 2018. She has more than five years of experience in family law, has a bachelors degree in arts and legal studies and is currently working towards earning a Juris Doctor degree.
Family law clients are often faced with a variety of emotional situations. Katrina presents a calm, helpful and supportive demeanor as she handles their immediate needs and helps them to understand and look forward to the future. While our clients experience open and frequent communication with their attorney, Katrina is an additional liaison between the clients and our firm. Our family law attorneys look to her often as the initial contact with our clients. She is also relied upon by the attorneys for drafting necessary documents, meeting directly with the clients, scheduling appointments and court appearances, as well as keeping the client files organized.
June 30, 2019
Amber is the newest member of the All American Law team joining the firm in 2019 as a legal assistant. Her enthusiasm, professionalism and ability to provide excellent customer service to clients makes her vital to the firm.
Amber manages and oversees the firm’s administrative needs and makes sure the office runs smoothly. She is often the first voice of the firm – and works tirelessly to make sure our clients’ needs are met.