Meet Our Staff

At Creative Family Solutions, Cecil Cianci Law, PC, our attorneys provide effective counsel and representation in a full range of California family law matters.

Our Attorneys


Melissa D. Cianci

Managing Partner

Managing Partner Melissa D. Cianci, Certified Family Law Specialist, certified by the California Board of Legal Specialization, focuses her practice exclusively on family law matters, helping individuals navigate through the emotional and financial upheaval that can occur during the dissolution of marriage. In addition, Ms. Cianci focuses on adoption and reproduction technology law. Ms. Cianci graduated cum laude from California State University, Sacramento, and from the University of the Pacific McGeorge School of Law, where she received awards for academic excellence. Ms. Cianci was admitted to the State Bar of California in 2005, the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of California in 2006, the State Bar of Nevada in 2017, the State Bar of Hawaii in 2018, and the U.S. District Court for Hawaii in 2018.


Maida V. Farrar

Senior Associate

Senior associate attorney Maida V. Farrar focuses on complex family law matters and has a record of success in the family law courts, achieving favorable results for her clients. Ms. Farrar has a passion for children's rights, and their well-being centers her focus and drive in the practice of law. Ms. Farrar was admitted to the State Bar of California in 2005, and the State Bar of Florida in 2006. She is a Certified Divorce Coach and has dedicated her legal career to assisting others through difficult matters.


Salina L. Sierra

Senior Associate

Senior associate attorney Salina L. Sierra approaches her clients' issues with a focus on results and understanding the complexities that come from family law litigation. Ms. Sierra leverages her unique skills to serve her clients' goals, steadfastly reaching settlement when possible and but will diligently prepare for trial when necessary. Ms. Sierra graduated from California State University, Sonoma, and John F. Kennedy University School of Law. Ms. Sierra was admitted to the State Bar of California in 2010 and has dedicated her entire career to focus on family law.


Lindy S. GiacopuzziRotz


Associate attorney Lindy S. GiacopuzziRotz has dedicated her career to family law. She joined Creative Family Solutions, Cecil Cianci Law, PC, bringing with her a passion for guiding others through tumultuous legal processes. She represents clients though all aspects of family law, from adoptions to dissolutions, support and custody disputes, guardianships and harassment issues. Ms. GiacopuzziRotz graduated from University of California, Davis, and California Western School of Law. Ms. GiacopuzziRotz was admitted to the State Bar of California in 2016 and is a rising star in the profession.

Our Staff

Holly Cuthbert

Holly Cuthbert

Chief Business Officer






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