Alison Zizzo is a shareholder at Midgett & Preti and concentrates her practice in estate planning and administration, trust and estate litigation, as well as business transactions. Ms. Zizzo provides assistance in estate planning, from simple wills and powers of attorney to more advanced techniques including revocable and irrevocable trusts. She has experience assisting families with trust and estate administration as well as litigation that may arise during the course of administration. In addition, she provides a wide variety of business services ranging from the formation and acquisition of businesses through the sale and dissolution of all types of legal entities. Ms. Zizzo provides general and specialized business counsel, representation and advice for clients of all sizes.
In 2014 and 2015, Ms. Zizzo was selected by her peers to be included in Virginia Business magazine’s Legal Elite in the category of Young Lawyer and in the category of Taxes/Estate/Trusts/Elder Law in 2015. In 2014, Virginia Super Lawyers magazine selected her as a Rising Star in the category of Estate and Trust Litigation. Ms. Zizzo earned her Bachelor of Arts in History from Christopher Newport University, where she was awarded the Martha Woodword Scholarship for Excellence in History. She received her law degree from Regent University School of Law where she earned Top Honors recognition in courses on Legal Research and Writing, Trial Practice, and Wills, Trusts and Estates. Ms. Zizzo has an AV Preeminent® rating from Martindale Hubbell.