Addison H. DiSesa
Addison H. DiSesa
Addison DiSesa concentrates his practice on high net worth trust, probate and conservatorship litigation. He is a critical thinker with a background in strategic communications.
Prior to joining Sacks, Glazier, Franklin & Lodise LLP, Addison was a litigation associate at Reed Smith LLP in the Global Commercial Disputes Practice Group. In 2016, Addison was a Summer Law Clerk for Children’s Law Center of California, preparing case files for Dependency Court hearings by interviewing minor clients, making status check phone calls to clients and caretakers, and making minors placement recommendations. From 2014-15, he served as a Legislative Correspondent for the Office of Congressman Brad Schneider, U.S. House of Representatives. In the role of Senior Legal Advisor for Vote From Home 2020, he provided assessments of numerous election-related lawsuits and the changing legal landscapes for voting by mail in swing states in the U.S. general election.
Addison obtained his J.D. from the University of California, Los Angeles School of Law. He participated in Moot Court and Mock Trial competitions, and served as the Policy Director for the UCLA School of Law Chapter of the American Constitution Society. Additionally, Addison was a regular volunteer at events sponsored by The Williams Institute, a think tank dedicated to LGBTQ issues, housed at UCLA School of Law, and was a member of OUTLaw, a social network for gender, sexual, and romantic minorities and their allies.
Addison earned a B.A. in Political Science, cum laude, from Middlebury College where he served as the Opinions Section Editor, Opinions Columnist and Sports Reporter for the college newspaper, The Middlebury Campus.
Areas of Practice
- Conservatorship Litigation
- University of California at Los Angeles School of Law, Los Angeles, California
- Middlebury College
- Honors: cum laude
- Major: Political Science