Attorneys

Contributing a unique set of skills, each attorney at White and Bright works together to form a formidable legal team. Our team’s shared mission is to aggressively represent our clients and obtain the best outcome possible, whether in a transaction or litigation matter. We believe we will achieve this goal by adhering to our guiding principle to courageously, zealously and passionately pursue success at all times.

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Michael A. Friedrichs

Phone: 760-747-3200
Fax: 760-747-5574
Michael Friedrichs is a partner with the firm and rated AV® Preeminent™ through Martindale-Hubbell. A native of Escondido, Mr. Friedrichs focuses his law practice on real estate and business litigation, as well as on commercial transactions. With… Read More
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Frederick W. Pfister

Fax: 760-747-5574
Fred Pfister is a partner of White and Bright and represents clients in real estate/business litigation and transactional real estate and business matters. Mr. Pfister’s legal practice focuses on litigation, primarily involving commercial and resid… Read More
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Mary V. J. Cataldo

Phone: 760-747-3200
Fax: 760-747-5574
Mary Cataldo is a partner of White and Bright and represents clients in trust and estate litigation and civil litigation. Ms. Cataldo’s legal practice has focused primarily on trust and estate litigation for over twenty years, including matters inv… Read More
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Melissa N. Engle

Phone: 760-747-3200
Fax: 760-747-5574
Melissa Engle is a Partner of White and Bright and rated AV® Preeminent™ through Martindale-Hubbell. Ms. Engle’s legal practice focuses on litigation, primarily involving real estate, business disputes, and employment law. In particular, she ass… Read More
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Bridget B. Burns

Attorney Bridget Burns’ practice focuses on all aspects of trust and estate law, including complex estate plans, offshore trusts, probate and trust administration. Read More
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Matthew J. Bertolucci

Phone: 760-747-3200
Fax: 760-747-5574
Matthew Bertolucci, who goes by “Matt,” is an Associate Attorney at White and Bright. Matt represents clients in civil litigation matters. Matt has extensive experience litigating real property litigation cases, including fraud/non-disclosure in… Read More
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Sheena A. Alves

Attorney Sheena Alves is an associate attorney at White and Bright, LLP, and represents clients in civil litigation, primarily involving real estate and business law. Prior to joining the firm, Ms. Alves practiced family law at a boutique firm in Car… Read More
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Kalli N. Sarkin

Attorney Kalli N. Sarkin is an associate attorney at White and Bright, LLP, and represents clients in real estate and business matters, including entity formation, real estate and business transactions, and resolution of partnership disputes. Prior t… Read More
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Tucker Y. Phillips

Tucker Y. Phillips is an Associate Attorney at White and Bright and represents clients in both real property litigation and transactional matters. Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Phillips gained practice experience in several areas of law, including p… Read More
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Elizabeth ("Liz") Baker

Liz is an associate attorney at White and Bright whose practice focuses on trust and estate law, including litigation, probate and trust administration. Liz frequently represents trustees, beneficiaries, and other interested parties in will and trust… Read More
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