ICS Law Group Staff


Linas Sudzius (LYNN uhs SUE jehz) is the founder and President of the ICS Law Group. He did his undergraduate work at Northern Illinois University, and he graduated from DePaul University’s College of Law. Linas had a 14 year career with CNA Life Insurance, where he worked with business owners with regard to their planning issues. Linas retired from CNA in 2001 as the company’s Chief Marketing Officer. Linas has lived in Brentwood since 1995 with his wife Cathy, and children, Brandon and Amber.


Gweyn Colaberdino joined the ICS Law Group in March of 2005. Gweyn is a graduate of Wilkes College in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania and the University Of Pittsburgh School Of Law. Gweyn is licensed to practice law in Pennsylvania and Tennessee, and her practice areas include wills, trusts and probate, and business law. Prior to joining the firm, Gweyn served seven years as a staff attorney with the Defense Logistics Agency in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Gweyn is married and has two children, and lives with her family in Franklin, Tennessee.


Gaylord E. Gardner III, graduated from Lipscomb University with a degree in Biochemistry and from the College of Law at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville with a Concentration in Business Transactions. In August of 2005, he joined the ICS Law Group. He is licensed to practice law in the state of Tennessee and currently manages the firm’s business clients. He is married to Kindra Dierks Gardner.


Janae N. Parker is currently a law clerk at the ICS Law Group. She graduated from Point Loma Nazarene University, completed paralegal courses at the University of San Diego, and is currently attending Vanderbilt University Law School. Janae worked as a paralegal with Kennedy & Richards, LLP in San Diego, CA and joined the ICS Law Group in 2004. She plans to specialize in business law.


Mary Snipes, Legal Assistant, is a Nashville native and graduated from The University of Tennessee in Knoxville. Mary started with the ICS Law Group in January 2005. She is married and has two daughters, and enjoys running.


Klara Nizki graduated from Middle Tennessee State University with a B.S. in Business Administration. She joined ICS Law Group in July 2006 as the Director of Business Operations. She is a music, photography, film and history enthusiast.


Brenda Harvill joined ICS Law Group in November 2006 and is the Director of Client Relations for Advanced Underwriting Consultants, an advanced sales consulting firm. She was born in Mobile, AL and attended the University of Mobile. She is married to Jamie Harvill and has two grown children, Joshua and Betsy, both in college. Brenda enjoys knitting and spinning wool and is a preschool Sunday School teacher at World Outreach Church in Murfreesboro, TN.


Robert Gardner joined the ICS Law Group in the summer of 2006 as an Intern/ Multimedia Consultant. He currently is a Philosophy major at Northwestern University and plans to attend law school after graduation. His passions include creative writing, photography, computers and independent music.