Dionna joined the Law Offices of Steve Pell in 1989.
She is our Senior Paralegal. Dionna is a Certified Paralegal and
obtained her credential from the National Association of Legal
Assistants in 1991. She is also a California Advanced Specialist
Demonstrating advanced knowledge of California law and procedure.
Dionna obtained her advanced credential in Civil Litigation in 1995.
Dionna was the first Paralegal in California to obtain the advanced
credential in Family Law. With her proficiency in the specialty
practice areas of Civil Litigation and Family Law, Dionna has been
published in various practice guides in her fields of expertise. She
has been a guest speaker encouraging students in Paralegal programs
and preparing Paralegals for certification examination.
Dionna has served on the Board of the Ventura
Association of Legal Assistants, Inc. as education chair. She was
a volunteer with the Ventura Superior Court's Pro Per Clinic at
its inception in 1996.
She is Notary Public.
She is currently a member of the Ventura Association
of Legal Assistants Inc., and The National Association of