Joseph Angelo

Joseph Angelo, a Principal of the firm, has been practicing law for over 40 years in Orange County, California. He focuses his legal practice on civil litigation cases, business transactions as well as family law. Prior to forming Angelo & White in 1999, Mr. Angelo was a name partner at Angelo & Thatcher from 1977 to 1992 and from 1992 until 1999, Mr. Angelo had his own law firm. Mr. Angelo has extensive experience in negotiating and settling family law and business matters. He has also litigated and brought to trial a substantial amount of cases.

Education

Mr. Angelo received his Juris Doctorate from California Western School in San Diego in 1974. He received his undergraduate degree at Arizona State University with and emphasis in Business Administration and Marketing.

Professional Affiliations
  • California State Bar
  • Orange County Bar Association
  • American Bar Association
Alyssa Milman White

Alyssa Milman White is the managing partner of Angelo & White and has been practicing law for over 22 years. She manages the daily operations of the law firm in addition to engaging in a general civil litigation practice with an emphasis on tort litigation, business litigation and corporate transactions. Ms. White counsels her business clients from the inception of their businesses and is used to handling all of their legal needs through litigation, if necessary. Ms. White also has extensive experience in personal injury litigation.

Education

Ms. White received her Juris Doctorate from California Western School of Law, San Diego, California in May, 1992 where she graduated Cum Laude and served as the Associate Notes and Comments Editor on the Law Review/International Law Journal. She also received American Jurisprudence Awards in the areas of Legal Writing, Constitutional Law, Alternative Dispute Resolution and Arbitration. Ms. White received her Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from the University of Massachusetts, Amherst, Massachusetts in May, 1989 where she graduated Cum Laude.

Professional Affiliations
  • State Bar California
  • Orange County Bar Foundation
  • VIP
  • Shortstop
  • Constitutional Law Foundation
Nicole R. Muckley

Nicole R. Muckley has been an associate attorney with Angelo & White since 2005. Ms. Muckley has a background in employment law, workers’ compensation, personal injury, toxic mold, construction defect, business litigation, and family law. Her practice with Angelo & White is primarily in the area of family law. Ms. Muckley has over 10 years of experience in family law including property division, spousal and child support issues and child custody.

Education

Ms. Muckley received her Juris Doctorate from Chapman University School of Law in Orange, California in 2003 with an emphasis in taxation. She graduated from Pepperdine University in Malibu, California, in 2000 where she received her Bachelor of Science in Business Administration and participated in an overseas program in Florence, Italy.

Professional Affiliations
  • California State Bar
  • Orange County Bar Association
  • Los Angeles County Bar Association
J. Michael Echevarria

Mr. Echevarria has been an associate with Angelo & White since 2016.  Mr. Echevarria has a background in commercial litigation including, breach of contract, unfair competition, real estate fraud, antitrust, trademark infringement, D&O liability, wrongful termination, franchise, partnership and shareholder disputes.  His practice with Angelo & White is primarily in the area of business litigation.  Mr. Echevarria has over 30 years of experience in issues concerning business disputes.  He also taught contracts and remedies at Southwestern University School of Law for five years.

Education

Mr. Echevarria received his Juris Doctorate from the Harvard Law School in Cambridge, Massachusetts in 1983.  He graduated magna cum laude from UCLA in 1980 where he received a Bachelor of Arts in Sociology, graduating with Highest Honors in his department.

Professional Affiliations
  • State Bar of California