16A Journey , Suite 201
Aliso Viejo, CA 92656

We Can Help You Maintain Your Way Of Life

Now that divorce has become part of your life, the Law Office of Cecil & Cianci, PC, would expect that you approach the task of finding a divorce attorney to be no less of an undertaking. We appreciate that you want to be informed and that you want to make a wise decision about your future.

As you go through divorce, the life you built with your spouse will unravel into two separate lives once again. However, your life does not need to unravel. With help from our family law firm, you can retain solid ground, look forward to the future and start moving ahead to new goals.

With Cecil & Cianci, you are going to be taken care of. Your Roseville family law attorneys possess high-caliber credentials, significant legal experience and meaningful litigation skills to handle even the most difficult matters.

We represent clients in all types of family law matters, including property and debt issues, high-asset divorce and child custody disputes.

Contact us today if you need legal assistance with any of the following:

  • Divorce and Legal Separation
  • Domestic Partnership Dissolution
  • Asset Division Including Pensions and Investments
  • Child Custody and Support
  • Spousal Support
  • Domestic Violence
  • Restraining Order
  • Civil Harassment Orders

Call Cecil & Cianci today at 949-207-7637 to arrange your initial consultation.

Attorney Melissa Cianci

Melissa Cianci exclusively practices family law, while diligently focusing her efforts to ensure her clients understand the legal process and make well informed, educated decisions. Her no-nonsense approach to complex issues has earned her a reputation of being an aggressive advocate for her clients, yet she is focused on settlement.  As a testament to her legal abilities and effectiveness, Ms. Cianci receives continuous referrals from former satisfied clients and other attorneys.

Ms. Cianci is the managing partner of Cecil & Cianci, PC, a role that lends to her appreciation of business owners and the complexities they face while going through the dissolution or modification of support process. 

Ms. Cianci was born in Sacramento and raised in Southern California.  She graduated cum laude from California State University, Sacramento, with a Bachelors degree in Organizational Communication.  Her high academic achievement resulted in a lifelong membership in the honor society, Lambda Pi Eta, Epsilon Phi Chapter.   Ms. Cianci graduated from University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law in 2005. During her tenure at McGeorge, Ms. Cianci received prestigious recognitions for her academic accomplishments.  It was during her participation with the Community Legal Services program that she recognized her calling and dedicated her career to appreciating the complexities and intricacies of family law.  

Bar Admissions

  • California, 2005
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of California, 2006
  • Nevada, 2017


  • McGeorge School of Law, University of the Pacific, Sacramento, California
    • J.D. - 2005
    • Honors: Recipient of the Loren S. Dhal Scholarship for academic excellence in Bankruptcy
    • Honors: Recipient of the prestigious Witkin Award for academic excellence in Professional Responsibility
  • California State University, Sacramento, Sacramento, California
    • B.A. cum laude - 2002

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Placer County Bar Association, Family Law Section
  • Orange County Bar Association, Family Law Section
  • American Bar Association, Family Law Section
  • American Bar Association, Assisted Reproductive Technologies Committee
  • Lambda Pi Eta, Epsilon Phi Chapter


Office Locations

1504 Eureka Road 
Suite 320 
Roseville, CA 95661 

16A Journey
Suite 201 
Aliso Viejo, CA 92656 


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