Sheila Brodbeck began her professional career in the legal field in 1973. Since February of 2010, Sheila has worked exclusively for injury attorney Michael K. Grife. Sheila served as Mr. Grife's paralegal at his former law partnership and left with him to help open The Grife Law Firm in Boca Raton. Mr. Grife and Sheila have formed a dynamic legal pairing that has brought the firm's clients a highly skilled and dedicated team. The synergy shared by these two comes only with many years working together towards one common goal: providing their clients with the highest possible quality legal services. Sheila's vast paralegal experience includes working for firms in the areas of personal injury law, wrongful death, medical malpractice, maritime and criminal law. Her wide array of knowledge and experience having worked as a paralegal for over 40 years provides invaluable benefits for The Grife Law Firm and the clients she helps to serve. Sheila regularly demonstrates the highest levels of dedication and ability.
A native of Palm Beach County, Sheila was raised in West Palm Beach. She has been married to her husband, Gregory, for 42 years and has lived in Wellington for 27 years. They have two daughters; Heather, who lives in New Bern, NC with her husband, Marine Staff Sergeant George Stone, and their five children; and, Mary who lives in Portland, OR. Sheila is an active member of her church, the "Friendly Parish" of St. Rita Catholic Church in Wellington, FL. She is a member of and a Cantor at the 4:30 p.m. choir, a member the Celebration Choir, and has served on many committees and taken part in many events at St. Rita over the years.
Liz Farley is a Certified Paralegal and an essential part of The Grife Law Firm. Born and raised in South Florida, Liz handles catastrophic car accident and premises liability cases from intake through the pre-suit phase. Often times, Liz finds our clients in their most vulnerable state immediately after suffering a traumatic accident. Liz's hard work and dedication help begin the process of restoring our clients to a position of strength. Her tireless work ethic lets our personal injury clients know that their interests are being well taken care of.
A true Floridian, Liz received her B.A. degree from the University of Central Florida and her Paralegal Certificate from Florida Atlantic University. She attended Pope John Paul II High School here in Boca Raton. When not at work, Liz enjoys spending time with her beloved dog Lady, indoor rock climbing, tennis, swimming, and pottery/sculpting.
Jaclyn Altomari began working in the legal field in 2005. As a creative problem solver, Jaclyn plays an active role in diligently bringing about a successful resolution to our clients' cases. She handles cases from intake through the pre-suit phase, and is an asset to our attorneys throughout the litigation process as well. Jaclyn thoroughly enjoys examining and analyzing files to assist our attorneys in providing excellent service to our clients.
Born and raised in South Florida, Jaclyn is a true Floridian. She grew up in Wellington, FL and graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology from Florida Atlantic University. From a young age, Jaclyn knew that she wanted a career that was geared towards helping people, and more importantly making a difference in their lives. She feels she has found that here at The Grife Law Firm.
When not at work, Jaclyn enjoys spending time with her family, especially her 6 nieces and nephews. She loves to travel and explore new places, skiing, volunteering in her community, and taking advantage of South Florida's beautiful beaches.