The Author

Angela D. Giampolo

Rooftop Bar Enthusiast. Espresso Lover. Advocate. 

Angela D. Giampolo is Principal of Giampolo Law Group, a law firm based in Philadelphia. She graduated from Temple University, Beasley School of Law and the Fox School of Business and earned a Certificate of Law in Chinese Law from Tsinghua University in Beijing, China.

Her practice focuses mainly on LGBT Law, corporate transactions, adoption, and estate planning. She is a recognized advocate in the LGBT community, a creative thinker, entrepreneur, and travel enthusiast. She speaks fluent French. She thought of the concept of the book in Zanzibar Africa, on a rooftop.

She is also a monthly columnist for various publications including Philadelphia Business Journal, Philadelphia Gay News, Echelon, and Edge, DOT 429 and LezGetReal, writing mostly legal and political columns focused on LBGT issues while maintaining two blogs; http://phillygaylawyer.com/ and http://lifeinhouse.com.