Kristine L. Calalang is the principal of The Law Office of Kristine L. Calalang and has been practicing family law in Philadelphia and the surrounding counties since 2004. Ms. Calalang obtained her Bachelor of Arts degree from The College of New Jersey (completing a double major in Biology and Psychology with a minor in Chemistry) and her Juris Doctor degree from Villanova University School of Law (VLS). Ms. Calalang is active in the Philadelphia Bar Association, serving as the Chair of the Family Law Section (FLS) Diversity Committee and a Co-Chair of the FLS Custody Committee. She also serves on the FLS Executive Board, the Villanova Minority Alumni Society Leadership Board and was on the Young Lawyer Editorial Board for seven years. She is a member of the Asian Pacific American Bar Association of Pennsylvania (APABA-PA), the Pennsylvania Bar Association and the American Bar Association. Ms. Calalang has given numerous presentations through her involvement with the Philadelphia Bar Association, APABA-PA and VLS and has had her legal writing published in online and print media. In addition, Ms. Calalang was named as Rising Star in Super Lawyer: Rising Stars Editions 2010, 2011 and 2013. She was also named as a Lawyer on the Fast Track for 2008 by The Legal Intelligencer and Pennsylvania Law Weekly and has been placed on the First Judicial District of Pennsylvania's Pro Bono Rolls of Honor for exemplary pro bono work each year from 2006 – 2010.