Lansdale, Pennsylvania Family Lawyers

Samantha Evian
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Strong and compassionate family law attorney. Call today!

I’m an experienced family lawyer and will fight for your rights and help you through every stage of your case. My practice includes simple and complex divorce cases, spousal support, child support, and child custody. Read More »
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Mr. Ryan L Hyde
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CONFIDENT, EXPERIENCED AND FIGHTING FOR YOU

Ryan Hyde is an experienced criminal defense attorney and former prosecutor. In addition to handling hundreds of DUI cases through all stages of trial Ryan served as a DUI ARD Coordinator and as one of lead... Read More »
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Linda Walters
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Exceptional, Dedicated Family Law Attorney and Mediator! Call Now for Help!

I am an experienced and skilled Pennsylvania family law attorney. I offer clients personal attention, customer service and compassionate legal assistance. Visit my website for client reviews and call for a consultation! Read More »
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Julia Alexa Rogers
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Compassionate and experienced family law representation. Call today!

I’m an experienced Philadelphia family law attorney and I represent clients in all types of family law cases. My practice includes simple and complex divorces, spousal support, child support, and child custody. Read More »
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Patrick J Cooper
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Compassionate Family Law attorney with experience across Philadelphia.

Our firm has years of legal experience handling a variety of Family Law cases across the counties of Bucks, Chester, Delaware, Montgomery, Philadelphia and more. Contact us to schedule a consultation. Read More »
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Patrick McMenamin
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Lansdale, PA Family Law Lawyer with 29 years experience
(215) 822-1888 2307 North Broad Street
Lansdale, PA 19446
Family, Criminal, DUI and Divorce
Widener University Delaware School of Law
Since 1990 Pat McMenamin has been practicing law in the Philadelphia area. He has experience in all areas of the law and can help regardless of the nature of your legal situation. Pat is a graduate of the Widener University School of Law, Washington College in Chestertown, Maryland, and LaSalle College High School, in Springfield Township, Montgomery County. Pat was an Assistant District Attorney in Montgomery County from 1990 through 1992, and has been in private practice since. Pat is a member of the Montgomery Bar Association and the Pennsylvania Bar Association. He is a member of the North...
Kirsten Balzer
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Lansdale, PA Family Law Lawyer
(215) 822-7575 2605 North Broad Street
P.O. Box 1277
Lansdale, PA 19446
Family
Lansdale, PA Family Law Attorney
(215) 362-2474 1800 Pennbrook Pkwy
Lansdale, PA 19446
Family and Divorce
Carl Knapp
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Ambler, PA Family Law Lawyer with 26 years experience
(215) 268-6333 809 N. Bethlehem Pike
Building F
Ambler, PA 19002
Family, Divorce, Estate Planning and Personal Injury
Widener University Delaware School of Law
Attorney Carl M. Knapp is an experienced family law attorney who handles cases involving child support, spousal support, divorce, alimony, property division, pre-nuptial agreements, custody, adoptions, name changes, and protection from abuse (PFA). Attorney Knapp represents clients in the Courts of Montgomery and Bucks County. He has over 25 years of experience helping clients with their family law issues.
He understands the pressures on families today, especially if the parties are separated. He can draw upon his years of experience litigating family law cases to advise clients on the best course of action for their specific situation. Having worked in the...
Michelle A Winter
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Colmar, PA Family Law Lawyer with 22 years experience
(215) 822-5266 190 Bethlehem Pike
Suite 1
Colmar, PA 18915
Free ConsultationFamily, DUI, Divorce and Estate Planning
Temple University Beasley School of Law
Michelle A. Winter left a career as a health professional in the early 1990’s to pursue a life-long dream of becoming an attorney. Upon graduating from Temple Law School in 1996, she worked two years as in house counsel with a major medical malpractice insurance firm. In early 1998, she opened her own law practice where she has focused on the needs of families and businesses in her community. Michelle’s practice currently encompasses several areas of law with a focus on Family Law, including adoptions, divorce, custody, support, Power of Attorney, Wills and Living Wills. The office also stays...
Robert Thomas Repko
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Colmar, PA Family Law Lawyer with 22 years experience
190 Bethlehem Pike
Suite 4
Colmar, PA 18915
Family, Construction, Divorce and Real Estate
Dickinson School of Law
As a founding partner, Robert T. Repko has dedicated his professional career to helping those who need it most, when they need it most. He built a successful trial practice focusing on representing individuals in matters related to divorce, custody, support, domestic violence and protection from abuse, as well as driving under the influence (DUI/DWI) and criminal defense, juvenile law and underage drinking. Mr. Repko also represents individuals, businesses and corporate entities in construction litigation, mechanic’s lien and real estate matters, and has extensive trial experience before both juries and judges. Mr. Repko is licensed to practice law in...
Liam J. Duffy
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Colmar, PA Family Law Attorney
(215) 822-5266 190 Bethlehem Pike
Suite 1
Colmar, PA 18915
Free ConsultationFamily, Divorce, Estate Planning and Landlord Tenant
Rutgers School of Law-Camden
Liam J. Duffy was born and raised in Hatboro, Pennsylvania and is a graduate of Archbishop Wood High School in Warminster. He attended University of Delaware for his Bachelor’s degree, Saint Joseph’s University for his Master’s degree in Finance, and Rutgers for his law degree, where he graduated in the top 10% of his class and won the best brief award in the Rutgers Moot Court. Prior to being admitted to practice, Liam worked for six years in corporate finance. Despite having a promising and lucrative career in finance, he decided to pursue a career in law.

Liam’s practice areas include...
Matthew Fox
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(610) 924-2870 516 DeKalb Street
Suite C
Norristown, PA 19401
Norristown, PA Family Law Lawyer with 21 years experience
Family and Divorce
Widener University
Matthew F. Fox joined Petrelli Previtera Schimmel, LLC in 2018. He brings with him 20 years of legal experience representing clients in all areas of family law. He concentrates his practice in divorce and spousal support, equitable distribution of assets, custody and child support.

Prior to joining the family lawyers at Petrelli Law, Matthew worked at his own private practice at The Law Office of Matthew F. Fox, P.C. Before forming his own practice, Mr. Fox was a partner at a prominent Pennsylvania law firm.

Matthew has been recognized by his peers for his outstanding legal work on several occasions....
Melissa Marie Boyd
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Norristown, PA Family Law Lawyer with 20 years experience
(610) 275-0700 40 East Airy Street
Norristown, PA 19401
Family, Divorce and Juvenile
University of Baltimore
Melissa M. Boyd is a partner with High Swartz LLP. She concentrates her practice on family law. She advocates in various areas including, but not limited to, divorce, pre-nuptial and post-divorce agreements, child custody and support, equitable distribution, alimony, adoptions, protection from abuse and juvenile law. She has dedicated much of her professional career to preserving the rights of children and their families.
She is a frequent presenter on family law topics for the Pennsylvania Bar Institute, the Family Law Section of the Pennsylvania Bar Association and the Montgomery Bar Association.

Ms. Boyd is a fellow of the American Academy of...
Cary B. Hall
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Norristown, PA Family Law Lawyer with 24 years experience
(267) 663-9995 25 W. Airy St., Suite 300
Norristown, PA 19401
Family, Divorce, Domestic Violence and Estate Planning
University of Miami School of Law
My practice focuses on civil, criminal and family law litigation with over 20 years of tested experience throughout southeastern Pennsylvania and Maryland. I have successfully tried civil and criminal jury trials, contested family law hearings, administrative proceedings and appeals. My passion is assisting individuals and small businesses with their legal issues.

Many moons ago, I earned an Ivy League degree in philosophy from Columbia University, and then my law degree from the University of Miami. While in law school, I was involved in graduate student government and was a contributing author and editor of the University of Miami...
Karen Ulmer Pendergast
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Pennsylvania Family Law Lawyer with 23 years experience

Karen Ulmer Pendergast is a family lawyer serving the needs of clients across Pennsylvania and New Jersey. She has the experience to confront all complex legal issues in the area of divorce, custody and support having... Read More »
Lee Anthony Ciccarelli
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Pennsylvania Family Law Attorney with 30 years experience

Lee Ciccarelli is the founder of Ciccarelli Law Offices: a Pennsylvania Litigation Law Firm focusing in Personal Injury, Criminal Defense and Family Law matters. Ciccarelli Law firm takes on tough cases and fights for... Read More »
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Lori A. Frio-Walker
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Bala Cynwyd, PA Family Law Lawyer with 11 years experience
(215) 774-1149 333 East City Ave
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Bala Cynwyd, PA 19004
Family, Arbitration & Mediation, Divorce and Estate Planning
Villanova University
Lori A. Frio-Walker, Esquire, devotes her practice primarily to all aspects of family and matrimonial law matters. Lori gained family law litigation experience in divorce, custody and support matters at Petrelli Law, P.C. Prior to working at Petrelli Law, P.C., Lori worked in the area of collaborative and amicable divorce. Lori received her J.D. degree from Villanova University School of Law and was the Editor-in-Chief of its Women’s Law Forum and Associate Editor of its Journal of Catholic Social Thought. Lori began her professional career as an associate attorney at a large regional firm in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania....
Mary Cushing Doherty
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Norristown, PA Family Law Attorney with 41 years experience
(610) 275-0700 40 East Airy Street
Norristown, PA 19401
Family and Divorce
Villanova University
With a distinguished record of professional and community service, Mary Cushing Doherty has more than 35 years of legal experience in the area of family law. She concentrates her practice on all aspects of marital dissolution and family law issues including divorce, child support, custody, spousal support and alimony, premarital agreement asset protection, complex property division, and more. Ms. Doherty is an experienced and certified Arbitrator and Mediator. She strives for the amicable resolution of divorce when possible; however, she is a zealous litigator when it serves the best interests of her clients.

Ms. Doherty has been an award-winning Course Planner...
C.J. Lyford
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Lafayette Hill, PA Family Law Lawyer with 36 years experience
(610) 260-4055 632 Germantown Ave.
Lafayette Hill, PA 19444
Family and Immigration
Temple University
INTERNATIONAL ADOPTION (Clients in U.S. and Worldwide) Consultation and legal services to parents and agencies re preparation of Orphan Petitions and Hague Convention Petitions; Home Study and related pre and post adoption problems; Responses/Appeals re NOIDS, Petition denials, visa denials and related; Legalization of immigration status for adopted child; Applications for U.S. Citizenship; Citizenship problems. Adoption of overseas relative and identified child adoption. DOMESTIC ADOPTION(Limited to Pennsylvania): Independent and Agency adoptions; Stepparent, second parent and relative adoptions; Adoption finalizations and readoptions. (Adoptions handled in Montgomery, Philadelphia, Delaware, Chester,Bucks and Berks Counties) http://www.theadoptionguide.com/tools/attorney-search.php IMMIGRATION Family and General Immigration(Clients in U.S. and Worldwide) Adoptive mother of teenager...
Danielle Agnes Peters
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Horsham, PA Family Law Lawyer with 13 years experience
(215) 366-7839 721 Dresher Road, Suite 1200
Horsham, PA 19044
Free ConsultationFamily, Divorce, Domestic Violence and Estate Planning
Widener University Delaware School of Law
Danielle Peters, a partner at Bloom Peters, LLC, focuses on civil litigation in Pennsylvania and New Jersey, with a special focus in family law. Ms. Peters is a skilled litigator who handles difficult legal matters, including high conflict divorce and custody matters which often involve children with special needs. Ms. Peters is also trained in collaborative law for situations where clients want to take a more civilized approach to their legal issues. Ms. Peters is an ardent advocate for her clients.

Ms. Peters remains committed to not only helping clients navigate the court system, but finding creative solutions...
Brittany M. Yurchyk
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Norristown, PA Family Law Attorney with 8 years experience
(610) 275-0700 40 East Airy Street
Norristown, PA 19401
Family and Juvenile
Pepperdine University School of Law
While my main practice is family law, I specialize in alternative dispute resolution, equitable distribution, child custody, child and spousal support, abuse and domestic relations. After achieving a certificate in dispute resolution from the renowned Straus Institute for Dispute Resolution at Pepperdine University, I called upon that legal training and focused my practice on building effective solutions that meet my clients’ needs during a divorce or other family law matter.

Before moving to the Philadelphia area, I practiced family law at a firm in Pittsburgh and previously served as a law clerk to The Honorable William F. Ward in the...
Chelsey A. Christiansen
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Norristown, PA Family Law Lawyer with 1 year experience
(610) 275-0700 40 East Airy Street
Norristown, PA 19401
Family, Divorce, Domestic Violence and Juvenile
Drexel University School of Law
Chelsey A. Christiansen is barred in Pennsylvania and most recently barred in New Jersey. Chelsey joins High Swartz after completing her clerkship with the Honorable David R. Workman of the Lancaster Court of Common Pleas.
Prior to her Clerkship, Ms. Christiansen clerked at Rubin Glickman P.C. of Lansdale Pennsylvania where she drafted motions and also shared her legal knowledge on Legally Speaking, a local radio show. Prior to this position, Chelsey was a certified legal intern at Community Legal Services, Family/Child Advocacy Unit where she drafted an appellate brief and the Bucks County Public Defender, Juvenile Unit.

A graduate of the Thomas...
Kathryn Lyons
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Norristown, PA Family Law Attorney with 7 years experience
(610) 924-2870 516 DeKalb Street
Suite C
Norristown, PA 19401
Family
Washington University in St. Louis
Kathryn Lyons has been a family law attorney since 2012. She practices in all areas of family law including divorce, child custody, visitation, child and spousal support, property distribution, paternity and post-degree litigation. A versatile attorney, Kathryn provides her clients with a wide range of legal options for resolving their disputes. She possesses the skills to provide the right means of solving the issues in each unique case, whether it involves artful negotiation, mediation, a contested evidentiary hearing, or trial.

Prior to joining Petrelli Previtera Schimmel, LLC, Kathryn worked at a prominent family law firm in Illinois, where she joined as...
Kathy Bloom
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Horsham, PA Family Law Attorney
(215) 366-7839 955 Horsham Road
Suite 307
Horsham, PA 19044
Free ConsultationFamily and Divorce
Attorney Bloom is a collaboratively trained attorney who uses alternative methods of dispute resolution to keep parties out of court and help them resolve their issues in a constructive and productive manner. Similarly, she is trained in advanced methods of mediation and acts as a neutral mediator to help parties resolve their legal issues amicably. Ms. Bloom is a member of the Collaborative Law Professionals of Southeastern Pennsylvania and serves as an officer on their Executive Board. She is also associated with the Center for Peaceful Resolution, a group of collaborative attorney-mediators otherwise known as Lawyers with Heart.

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David Craig McKenzie
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Norristown, PA Family Law Attorney with 16 years experience
(610) 680-7842 516 DeKalb Street
Norristown, PA 19401
Free ConsultationFamily, Criminal, DUI and Traffic Tickets
Pennsylvania State University - Dickinson School of Law
Pennsylvania Attorney David C. McKenzie III is founder and partner of the McKenzie Law Firm, P.C. His practice encompasses matters ranging across all of criminal law, with a particular focus on DUI defense. The expertise he has developed over his years of practice he now puts to work for you at the McKenzie Law Firm, P.C. Mr. McKenzie founded McKenzie Law Firm, P.C. in 2010 in an effort to further broaden those horizons he had diligently worked to expand throughout his professional career. It is Mr. McKenzie’s unwavering goal that he utilize the education and unique experiences from which...
Carolyn R. Mirabile
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Norristown, PA Family Law Lawyer with 27 years experience
(610) 278-1524 425 Swede Street
One Montgomery Plaza Suite 1001
Norristown, PA 19401
Family and Divorce
Villanova University School of Law
Carolyn Mirabile concentrates her practice on all aspects of divorce, support, custody, property distribution and drafting of marital settlement agreements and prenuptial agreements. Carolyn is Immediate Past-President of the Montgomery Bar Association, the third largest Bar in the state with more than 2,000 members, and she is currently Co-Chair of the Association's Diversity Committtee. She is frequently asked to speak before professional groups and other attorneys. As an experienced trial attorney, Carolyn has handled hundreds of complex family law cases in the five-county region. In her practice, she has utilized the services of both...
Shawn M Brothwell
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I’m an experienced Pennsylvania family law attorney and I represent clients in all types of family law cases. My practice includes simple and complex divorces, spousal support, child support, and child custody. Read More »
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Phyllis T. Bookspan Esq.
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Pennsylvania Family Law Attorney with 36 years experience

Phyllis Bookspan is a highly respected and experienced attorney with over 35 years experience. She founded Bookspan Family Law, LLC (BFL) with the goal to do family law differently--to present a holistic option for... Read More »
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Linda Walters
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Oreland, PA Family Law Lawyer with 38 years experience
(215) 836-1142 114 Montgomery Ave
Oreland, PA 19075
Free ConsultationFamily, Arbitration & Mediation, Divorce and Domestic Violence
My Journey...

I first thought of pursuing a career as an attorney when I was taking a course in the inequalities of our judicial system during my undergrad work at Penn State. By the time I finished that course, I had made up my mind to attend law school and become an attorney. Once I graduated law school and passed the Bar Exam, the first area of law I practiced was a Pro-Bono case involving child custody. Today I still practice Family Law as well as Real Estate and Estate Planning, Criminal, Business, Probate and Contracts.

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Adam T Katzman
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Creamery, PA Family Law Lawyer with 12 years experience
(610) 409-2909 1117 Bridge Road, Suite A
PO Box 268
Creamery, PA 19430
Free ConsultationFamily, Criminal, Estate Planning and Probate
Widener University Delaware School of Law
Eric Trajtenberg
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Plymouth Meeting, PA Family Law Attorney with 12 years experience
(610) 696-8344 600 W. Germantown Pike, Suite 400
Plymouth Meeting, PA 19462
Family
Villanova University School of Law
John Anthony Zurzola
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Norristown, PA Family Law Attorney with 19 years experience
(610) 272-5555 One Montgomery Plaza
425 Swede Street
Norristown, PA 19401
Family, Divorce and Domestic Violence
John A. Zurzola is a divorce, child custody, child support and general family law attorney with the firm Weber Gallagher. He focuses his practice on domestic relations and family law, including divorce, support, custody, equitable distribution and related matters. John also counsels and represents clients with regard to bankruptcy and personal injury issues. http://www.wglaw.com/Professionals/John-Zurzola John has been providing legal advice and representation to clients in family law, bankruptcy, and personal injury matters for over a decade. John handles all divorce, custody, support, protection from abuse and other family law issues. His experience ranges from all facets of domestic relations...
Charles J. Meyer
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West Conshohocken, PA Family Law Attorney with 32 years experience
(215) 561-1100 Suite 300
100 Four Falls
West Conshohocken, PA 19428
Family and Divorce
Temple University Beasley School of Law
Charles J. Meyer is a shareholder at HOfstein Weiner & Meyer, P.C., a boutique family law firm with offices in West Conshohocken and Philadelphia. He represents clients in all aspects of domestic relations law, including negotiations leading to prenuptial, postnuptial and co-habitation agreements, alimony, child support, and the investigation and litigation of the financial and economic issues related to the dissolution of marriage and co-habitations. His clients include high net worth individuals, professional athletes, entertainers and entrepreneurs. A native of Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, Mr. Meyer received his Bachelor of Science, cum laude, from Temple University, and his J.D. from Temple...
Enrique Latoison
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Norristown, PA Family Law Lawyer with 15 years experience
(610) 787-0061 516 DeKalb St.
Norristown, PA 19401
Family, Criminal, Landlord Tenant and Real Estate
Temple University
Managing Partner and founder of Latoison Law, Enrique Latoison, Esq. represents a diverse portfolio of clientele, including individuals, families, businesses and working professionals, in all of their legal needs. Mr. Latoison earned his Juris Doctorate degree from the James E. Beasley School of Law at Temple University, where he received awards in class excellence and accolades in distinguished class performance and outstanding trial advocacy. He was a member of Temple University’s environmental moot court team and traveling trial team, competing in trial advocacy tournaments nationwide. In 2004, Mr. Latoison received the Wapner, Newman & Wigrizer, P.C. Award for Outstanding Trial...
Jonathan Noble
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Lafayette Hill, PA Family Law Lawyer with 19 years experience
(610) 256-4843 PO Box 30
Lafayette Hill, PA 19444
Free ConsultationFamily, Appeals, Divorce and Domestic Violence
Steven Rubin
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Plymouth Meeting, PA Family Law Lawyer with 28 years experience
(610) 701-5818 2250 Hickory Road
Suite 110
Plymouth Meeting, PA 19462-1047
Family, Bankruptcy, Divorce and Estate Planning
Villanova University School of Law and Syracuse University College of Law
Craig Bluestein
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Fort Washington, PA Family Law Lawyer
(215) 643-9000 Law Offices of Craig B. Bluestein, P.C.
7237 Hollywood Road
Fort Washington, PA 19034
Free ConsultationFamily, Criminal, Divorce and Juvenile
Brooks T Thompson
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Norristown, PA Family Law Lawyer with 8 years experience
(610) 272-9502 21 West Airy Street
Norristown, PA 19401
Family, Criminal, DUI and Personal Injury
C.J. Lyford
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Pennsylvania Family Law Lawyer with 36 years experience

INTERNATIONAL ADOPTION (Clients in U.S. and Worldwide) Consultation and legal services to parents and agencies re preparation of Orphan Petitions and Hague Convention Petitions; Home Study and related pre and post... Read More »
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Deborah Beth Miller
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Blue Bell, PA Family Law Attorney with 25 years experience
(610) 239-8600 650 Sentry Parkway
Suite One
Blue Bell, PA 19422
Family and Estate Planning
Dawn Padanyi
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Doylestown, PA Family Law Attorney with 13 years experience
(267) 217-3296 196 W. Ashland Street, Suite 307
Doylestown, PA 18901
Family, Divorce, Domestic Violence and Estate Planning
Syracuse University
Dawn Padanyi is a graduate of Mount Holyoke College and Syracuse University College of Law where she was the Co-Director of the Grant Opportunity Program and a member of the Community Development Law Clinic While at Syracuse, Ms. Padanyi was chosen to receive two grants to perform legal work at the local and state level. Ms. Padanyi is a Pennsylvania and Massachusetts licensed attorney. She is a member of the Bucks County Bar Association as well as the Pennsylvania Bar Association. She is also proud to be selected to serve on the Board of Directors for the Bucks...
William C. Kirby
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Philadelphia, PA Family Law Lawyer with 15 years experience
(267) 225-6233 1617 John F Kennedy Boulevard
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Philadelphia, PA 19103
Family and Divorce
Duke University School of Law
Within his family law practice, William Kirby values his client relationships above all else. That’s why he does everything in his power to find optimal solutions for their legal matters involving divorce, separation, custody, support, and more. Clients quickly see that William sincerely cares about them and that they can be confident in his advice.

As a primary lawyer at Petrelli Previtera Schimmel, LLC, William heads the firm’s Moorestown, NJ location. He serves a wide range of clients including celebrities facing high-asset divorces. Bill is a passionate, appreciative, and motivated person who is dedicated to empowering individuals and families with the...
Karen Ulmer Pendergast
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Jenkintown, PA Family Law Lawyer with 23 years experience
610 Old York Road
Suite 400
Jenkintown, PA 19046
Family, Divorce, Probate and Real Estate
Widener University Delaware School of Law
Karen Ulmer Pendergast is a family lawyer serving the needs of clients across Pennsylvania and New Jersey. She has the experience to confront all complex legal issues in the area of divorce, custody and support having served in this field since 1995. In addition to her trial experience, Ms. Pendergast has significant training in mediation and has settled many cases out of court and served as a mediator in custody disputes.

Karen Ulmer Pendergast is the founding member of Karen Ann Ulmer, P.C., a law firm that provides services in the areas of family law, estates and probate,...
Charles Rick
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Pottstown, PA Family Law Lawyer
(610) 850-9036 933 N. Charlotte Street
Suite 3-B
Pottstown, PA 19464
Family, Business, Divorce and Estate Planning
Loyola University New Orleans
Attorney Rick started working in the legal field as a file clerk for Jones, Walker, Waechter, Poitevent, Carrère & Denègre LLP, a large, widely-known law firm in New Orleans, Louisiana in 2006. During law school, he began working with Usry, Weeks & Matthews A.P.L.C. up until he graduated from Loyola University, College of Law in New Orleans, Louisiana. He subsequently returned to Pennsylvania and began working at a small neighborhood law firm as an associate attorney. In 2012, he began working at Roland Stock, a solid and well established law firm in Reading, PA. ...
Wendy Ashby
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Quakertown, PA Family Law Lawyer with 26 years experience
314 West Broad St.
Suite 118
Quakertown, PA 18951
Family, Divorce, Elder and Estate Planning
Rutgers School of Law-Camden
Wendy J. Ashby, Esquire prides herself on the responsiveness she provides to each and every client. Her philosophy of service is to pursue the most efficient resolution of each matter. Ms. Ashby is recognized for the creativity she brings to her legal strategies and negotiations. She is also revered for the aggressiveness in which she will fight for her clients' entitlements.

Ms. Ashby has devotedly pursued the practice of law in both Pennsylvania and New Jersey since 1992 in the areas of Wills/Estates, Elder Law, Mediation, Family Law and Adoptions. Ms Ashby is the owner of the...
Jenny Saltzman
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Norristown, PA Family Law Lawyer with 8 years experience
(610) 924-2870 516 DeKalb Street
Suite C
Norristown, PA 19401
Family, Divorce and Estate Planning
City University of New York - Queens College
I am an experienced litigator who has practiced law in both the public and private sectors. I am able to effectively represent clients in all aspects of litigation and in particular, navigate the court system and appear before judges. Additionally, I have strong research and writing skills which also enables me to effectively advocate for clients. I am admitted to practice law in Pennsylvania, New Jersey, New York and Florida.
Jonathon Luff
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Paoli, PA Family Law Lawyer with 6 years experience
(610) 643-4644 73 Chestnut Road
Paoli, PA 19301
Free ConsultationFamily, Criminal, Divorce and Domestic Violence
Drexel University School of Law
Jonathon Luff Jr. was born and raised in Philadelphia. He graduated from Roman Catholic High school with honors. He attended California University of Pennsylvania on a full academic scholarship, and graduated with a degree in Sport Management as well as graduating Cum Laude.

In 2009 Jonathon began to pursue his legal career and attended Thomas Kline School of Law, better known as Drexel University. While there he participated in trial team competitions and Jonathon was instrumental in helping his team reach the finals in the national competition. Jonathon was awarded the best trial attorney award from Drexel upon his graduation in...
Thomas Petrelli Jr
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Norristown, PA Family Law Lawyer with 17 years experience
(610) 924-2870 516 DeKalb Street, Suite C
Norristown, PA 19401
Family and Divorce
Temple University Beasley School of Law, Vermont Law School and Vermont Law School
Petrelli Law is one of the top divorce and family law firms in the state of Pennsylvania. From complex litigation to negotiated agreements, we work tirelessly to get the best results for our clients. While we are known for representing high net worth individuals and their spouses, we also represent everyday people from all walks of life. We are committed to providing the same high-quality service to each of our valued clients. Petrelli Law is a Philadelphia-based family law firm that knows the only way to bring about fair and just solutions for our clients is by building trust....
Brian A Coverdale
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Doylestown, PA Family Law Lawyer with 6 years experience
(215) 340-5500 123 N Broad Street
Doylestown, PA 18901
Family, Divorce, Personal Injury and Workers' Comp
Widener University Delaware School of Law
Brian A. Coverdale has been working with the firm since 2010 and is a partner with the firm, practicing in both Pennsylvania and New Jersey.

A staunch advocate of his client's rights, Brian is prepared to represent his client's interests to the maximum extent possible. Brian takes a customized approach to handling all of his cases and formulates a targeted legal strategy to fit each client's individual needs. With his divorce and family law clients, Brian takes a pragmatic approach to help his clients reach the best result possible, without paying unnecessary legal fees. By way of this approach, Brian ensures...
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Dealing with family law issues?

Family law generally concerns domestic relations and family-related matters such as marriage, civil unions, domestic partnerships, adoptions, paternity, guardianships, domestic abuse, surrogacy, child custody, child abduction, the dissolution of marriage and associated issues. Each state has its own set of family laws, and traveling across state borders can sometimes affect your rights and those of your family.

Contrary to popular belief, seeking the advice of a family law attorney does not necessarily mean that something is amiss in your family. A family law attorney can help negotiate prenuptial/premarital agreements for clients in anticipation of marriage or advise same-sex couples on relevant legal issues affecting their relationship. They also can help with adoption proceedings and other procedures involving children.

Family law attorneys often do represent clients seeking a divorce, annulment or legal separation, and the complicated issues that can arise as a result. Although domestic abuse is a criminal offense, some family law attorneys are skilled at handling these situations, as they are often entangled with other family law issues.

Some jurisdictions certify lawyers as family law specialists, which means these attorneys have met the certifying body's minimum requirements for education, experience, and examination.


No-Fault Proceeding: A civil case in which parties may resolve their dispute without a formal finding of error or fault.

Paternity Suit: A lawsuit to determine the father of a child whose parents were not married when the child was born.