Nottingham, Pennsylvania Family Lawyers

Julia Theobald
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Pennsylvania Family Law Lawyer

Julia Alexa Theobald is an experienced litigation attorney who represents our clients in both Family Law and Criminal Law Matters. A political science major, she graduated from Loyola University in Baltimore, Maryland... Read More »
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Cheryl Rowe
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Pennsylvania Family Law Attorney with 23 years experience

For the last 21 years, I have helped many clients with a variety of legal matters. I understand the stress and anxiety that a client goes through in the midst of these life changing events. My practice focuses on... Read More »
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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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Kyle Conway
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Pennsylvania Family Law Attorney

Kyle is enthusiastic and passionate about working with families to help them through every stage of the legal process. He brings integrity and dedication to each client's matter. He prides himself on being available... Read More »
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Hilary S. Styer
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Oxford, PA Family Law Lawyer
208 E Locust St.
Oxford, PA 19363
Family, Criminal, DUI and Divorce
Katie Yingling Schellenger
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Unionville, PA Family Law Attorney with 11 years experience
(484) 266-7974 P.O. Box 70
Unionville, PA 19375
Family, Appeals, Criminal and White Collar Crime
Villanova University School of Law
Katie Yingling Schellenger is a freelance attorney who has developed exceptional legal research, writing, and analytical skills through almost a decade of experience as a federal law clerk and litigation associate at two international AmLaw 100 firms. Katie’s broad legal experience allows her to support her clients: solo practitioners, law firms, and general counsel, in a variety of ways. She provides perspective and insight to every matter, while shouldering part of the burden to meet deadlines. No project is too big or too small; Katie attacks every matter with diligence and fervor, and delivers her services in...
William Jones
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Coatesville, PA Family Law Lawyer with 31 years experience
(610) 857-8274 121 Autumn Trail
Coatesville, PA 19320
Free ConsultationFamily, Business, DUI and Estate Planning
Temple University
Oxford, PA Family Law Lawyer
(610) 932-9464 137 W Locust St
Oxford, PA 19363
Family, Divorce, Estate Planning and Municipal
Parkesburg, PA Family Law Attorney
(610) 857-9401 424 W 1st Ave
Parkesburg, PA 19365
Family, Divorce and Estate Planning
Kennett Square, PA Family Law Attorney
(610) 444-3971 284 W St Rd
Kennett Square, PA 19348
Family, Divorce and Estate Planning
Kennett Square, PA Family Law Attorney
(610) 444-8018 696 Unionville Rd
Kennett Square, PA 19348
Family and Divorce
Thomas Petrelli Jr
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West Chester, PA Family Law Lawyer with 17 years experience
(610) 431-4012 1585 McDaniel Drive
West Chester, PA 19380
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....
Melinda Previtera
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(610) 924-2870 516 DeKalb Street, Suite C
Norristown, PA 19401
Norristown, PA Family Law Lawyer with 9 years experience
Family and Divorce
Rutgers School of Law-Camden
Your family is unique. When you need a family law attorney, you want someone who appreciates the differences that make your family special. You want a family lawyer who will help your family through all life’s changes and guide you towards the best possible outcome. Melinda represents families from a variety of backgrounds. Her family law experience includes all aspects of divorce, child custody, child support, and domestic violence law.

Ms. Previtera is a member of the bar in both Pennsylvania and New Jersey.
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. ...
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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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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Lee Anthony Ciccarelli
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(610) 981-1006 304 North High Street
West Chester, PA 19380
Free ConsultationWest Chester, PA Family Law Attorney with 30 years experience
Family, Criminal, Divorce and Domestic Violence
The George Washington University Law School
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 clients when they need it the most. ...
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....
Margaret Klaw
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Philadelphia, PA Family Law Lawyer with 34 years experience
(215) 790-8800 1528 Walnut Street
Suite 1100
Philadelphia, PA 19102
Family
Northeastern University School of Law
I love our practice because I care so deeply about my clients and their families. I handle all types of family law matters, and my approach to each case varies greatly, depending on my client’s needs and preferences. The range goes from playing a supportive role for those clients who wish to negotiate their own agreements to serving as a zealous advocate in the courtroom for those who need to submit their disputes to a judge for resolution. In addition to practicing law, I speak and write about family law issues. My first book, KEEPING IT CIVIL: The...
Joni Berner
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Philadelphia, PA Family Law Lawyer with 40 years experience
(215) 790-8800 1528 Walnut Street
Suite 1100
Philadelphia, PA 19102
Family, Arbitration & Mediation and Divorce
Villanova University School of Law
I became a lawyer because I like helping people resolve their differences. Although I practiced family law with a large Center City firm early in my career, I went out on my own in 1988 and never looked back. I founded our firm on the principle of providing superior service at reasonable rates for our clients while providing a flexible and supportive work environment for our employees. For twenty years and counting, we are proud to have maintained this model. While handling many custody, divorce, protection from abuse and support trials throughout my career, my practice now focuses on...
Patrick J Cooper
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(215) 814-0395 1489 Baltimore Pike
Suite 218
Springfield, PA, 19064
Free ConsultationFamily, Bankruptcy and Divorce
University of Pittsburgh School of Law
Patrick J. Cooper, Esquire is a Partner in the Law firm of Sadek and Cooper. Patrick started with the firm in 2009 as an associate attorney and through his hard work and dedication the firm’s family law practice has flourished with hundreds of satisfied clients. Patrick became a named Partner of Sadek and Cooper in 2013. Patrick specializes in Divorce, Custody and Child Support and is also well-versed in the areas of Bankruptcy Law and Mortgage Foreclosure Defense.

Patrick is a Graduate of the Pennsylvania State University and The University of Pittsburgh School of Law. Patrick is active within the...
Brad Jonathan Sadek
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(610) 432-3111 1489 Baltimore Pike
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Springfield, PA 19064
Free ConsultationSpringfield, PA Family Law Attorney with 15 years experience
Family, Bankruptcy and Foreclosure Defense
Rutgers University - Camden
Proudly helping residents of the Philadelphia and Southern New Jersey region for over 14 years!

Sadek & Cooper Law Offices, LLC provides high quality legal services, including Consumer Bankruptcy Law, Business Bankruptcy Law, Divorce and Family Law, among other legal fields to clients throughout Philadelphia, PA and surrounding areas, including, Montgomery, Bucks, Chester, Delaware Counties and Southern New Jersey.

Our primary law office is conveniently located near public transportation and attractions in Center City Philadelphia, PA. Our lawyers are readily available for our clients and understand that you may not be in the most ideal situation. Our office offers...
Cheryl Rowe
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Lancaster, PA Family Law Attorney with 23 years experience
(866) 232-1913 8 N. Queen Street
Suite 1102
Lancaster, PA 17602
Free ConsultationFamily, Divorce, Estate Planning and Real Estate
Dickinson School of Law
For the last 21 years, I have helped many clients with a variety of legal matters. I understand the stress and anxiety that a client goes through in the midst of these life changing events. My practice focuses on divorce, custody, support, bankruptcy and estate planning as well as estate administration. I have extensive trial experience, but I am committed to helping each client resolve their matters out of court whenever possible.

Focusing on each client's particular needs and desires, in addition to a deep commitment to client service, is the foundation of my practice. Listening and working together with the...
Jennifer Dumin
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Philadelphia, PA Family Law Lawyer with 13 years experience
(215) 790-8800 1528 Walnut Street
Suite 1100
Philadelphia, PA 19102
Family and Divorce
Temple University
Jennifer Dumin has represented thousands of clients in family law matters, including custody, child and spousal support, and divorce in Philadelphia and the surrounding counties over the last seven years. Ms. Dumin earned her Juris Doctorate from the Temple University Beasley School of Law in 2006. Her undergraduate studies in child and family development and her graduate studies in social work provide for an attorney sensitive to the emotional issues inherent in this area of the law.
Lori A. Frio-Walker
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Malvern, PA Family Law Lawyer with 10 years experience
(215) 774-1149 101 Lindenwood Drive
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Malvern, PA 19355
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....
Eric Michael Gibson
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Lancaster, PA Family Law Lawyer with 11 years experience
(717) 202-8830 313 West Liberty Street
Suite 113, Liberty Place
Lancaster, PA 17603
Free ConsultationFamily, DUI, Divorce and Domestic Violence
University of Pittsburgh School of Law
Eric grew up in Maryland then attended college at Gettysburg. He went on to graduate from the University of Pittsburgh School of Law.
Shawn M Brothwell
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Pennsylvania Family Law Attorney

Shawn is an important part of the Criminal Defense, DUI and Domestic Litigation team at Ciccarelli Law Offices. Shawn Brothwell was born and raised in a small town in northeastern Pennsylvania. Shawn stayed in the area... Read More »
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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 »
Cary B. Hall
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Norristown, PA Family Law Lawyer with 23 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...
Jonathon Luff
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Paoli, PA Family Law Lawyer with 5 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...
Phyllis T. Bookspan Esq.
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Media, PA Family Law Attorney with 36 years experience
(610) 565-6200 20 W 3rd St
#300
Media, PA 19063
Family, Arbitration & Mediation, Divorce and Juvenile
Georgetown University Law Center and Georgetown University Law Center
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 clients undergoing perhaps the second worst trauma in their lives and to help them get through it with the the best result, the least emotional angst. We believe in tamping down the fires rather than fueling them, but that does not mean that we don't fight hard for you in every aspect of your case-...
James Cushing
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Philadelphia, PA Family Law Lawyer with 16 years experience
(215) 563-7776 2047 Locust Street
Philadelphia, PA 19103
Family, Appeals, Arbitration & Mediation and Divorce
Temple University
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Eileen Marie Murphy
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Philadelphia, PA Family Law Lawyer
(215) 790-8800 1528 Walnut Street, Suite 1100
Philadelphia, PA 19102
Family
Temple University Beasley School of Law
My goal is to provide compassionate guidance so you can navigate your situation with confidence. I am focused on understanding each client’s specific needs and concerns. No case is routine and no case is too complex. Together, we can create the best strategy for you, both financially and emotionally, whether it’s knowing when to fight in court, how to negotiate successfully with the other side or where to compromise to reach the best possible outcome.
Randi Lynne Rubin
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Philadelphia, PA Family Law Attorney with 20 years experience
1834 Market Street, Suite 1400
Philadelphia, PA 19103
Family, Business and Real Estate
Temple University
RANDI LYNNE RUBIN focuses her practice on family law, including divorce, support, premarital counseling, equitable distribution and custody. Ms. Rubin negotiates prenuptial agreements and property settlement agreement and litigates in courts in Pennsylvania and New Jersey. Ms. Rubin also practices commercial real estate and finance, including acquisitions, sales and financing of retail property and apartment complexes.
Kathryn Hilbush
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Media, PA Family Law Attorney with 40 years experience
(610) 892-7511 200 North Jackson Street
Media, PA 19063
Family, Divorce and Domestic Violence
University of Baltimore School of Law
Levi S. Wolf
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West Chester, PA Family Law Lawyer with 23 years experience
(610) 436-8300 13 W. Miner Street
West Chester, PA 19382
Family, Divorce, Estate Planning and Workers' Comp
University of Pittsburgh School of Law
Levi S. Wolf is Certified as a specialist in the practice of workers' compensation law by the Pennsylvania Bar Association's Section on Workers' Compensation Law as authorized by the Pennsylvania Supreme Court. Mr. Wolf was born in Pottstown, Pennsylvania, and educated in the Pottstown elementary schools through sixth grade. He graduated from The Hill School in 1989, earning membership in the Cum Laude Honor Society. Mr. Wolf began his undergraduate studies in the University of Pittsburgh College of Engineering, where he was an Engineering Honors Scholar. He then transferred to the University of Pittsburgh College of Arts and...
Michael Keith Hollinger
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(610) 393-4838 18 Marshall Avenue
Reading, PA 19606
Free ConsultationReading, PA Family Law Lawyer with 22 years experience
Family, Criminal, Divorce and Estate Planning
Widener University Commonwealth Law School
Michael Hollinger is an attorney with over 21 years experience in providing aggressive yet compassionate legal representation. Mr. Hollinger is the principal at the Law Office of Michael Hollinger (est. 2009) where he continues to focus on defending those whose legal rights - and freedoms - are jeopardized. He has represented adults and juveniles at the pretrial, trial and post-trial levels. He has litigated major felony trials with highly successful results.

Attorney Hollinger also represents husbands and wives, mothers and fathers in the complex areas of Family Law. He provides passionate representation in divorce, custody, child...
Mr. Ryan L Hyde
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Exton , PA Family Law Attorney with 10 years experience
(484) 886-4271 600 Eagleview Boulevard, Suite 300
Exton , PA 19341
Free ConsultationFamily, Criminal, DUI and Domestic Violence
Villanova University School of Law
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 attorneys on Economic Crimes, Arson Crimes and Special Investigations Unit. ...
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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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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Paula Silverstein
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Shrewsbury, PA Family Law Attorney
(717) 227-1115 249 S Main St
Shrewsbury, PA 17361
Family, Criminal and Personal Injury
Widener University Delaware School of Law
Paula S. Silverstein has two decades of experience representing clients with their personal injury, family law and domestic matters and general civil litigation. If you are living in the Central Pennsylvania area including York and Lancaster and have been injured in a car acccident, facing divorce or any domestic issue, been convicted of a crime or any related law matter, contact Paula S. Silverstein today. Attorney Silverstein in married to her law partner, Bernard Ilkhanoff. They have been in their law practice together since 1999. Attorney Silverstein was an Assistant City Solicitor for the City of Philadelphia, then worked for...
Lisa Maria Shapson
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Philadelphia, PA Family Law Attorney with 18 years experience
(215) 790-8800 1528 Walnut Street
Suite 1100
Philadelphia, PA 19102
Family
Villanova University School of Law
I am passionate about family law issues and write about them routinely for The Legal Intelligencer’s online family law column. If you need help with adoption, custody, divorce, name change, protection from abuse or support issues in either Philadelphia or surrounding Pennsylvania counties – or Burlington, Camden and Gloucester counties in New Jersey – I’m here for you, either as an advocate or mediation coach. I co-chair the Philadelphia Bar Association’s Equitable Distribution Committee, and have been named as a Super Lawyer in Pennsylvania and listed on the First Judicial District’s Pro Bono Roll of Honor for exemplary pro bono...
Hilary Peery Vesell
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Hershey, PA Family Law Lawyer with 15 years experience
(717) 533-4868 310 West Chocolate Ave.
Hershey, PA 17033
Family, Domestic Violence, Insurance Claims and Personal Injury
University of Miami School of Law
Hilary Vesell is a trial attorney, specializing in personal injury and family law cases. Hilary has a background in both law and psychology. She has BA in psychology and MA in clinical psychology from Columbia University. Her JD is from the University of Miami School of Law.

Hilary has written several articles that were published in the Pennsylvania Lawyer and Pennsylvania Bar Association Quarterly. These articles are on the topics of mental illness in the legal system, co-parenting in custody cases, prenuptial agreements, and parental alienation.

Hilary represents clients in all family law issues including child custody, protection from...
Peter J Dolan
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Pottstown, PA Family Law Lawyer with 19 years experience
(610) 906-3147 1800 E. High Street, Suite 150
Pottstown, PA 19464
Family, Divorce, Estate Planning and Social Security Disability
Temple University
I have been serving the Pottstown area and Berks County as an attorney since 1999. I concentrate my practice in family law, (divorce, custody, support, alimony) and Estates planning and administration. My client is always the boss. I give good legal advice and follow the goals of my client. I work hard to resolve issues amicably, when possible, and through the Courts, when necessary.
Megan Watson
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Philadelphia, PA Family Law Attorney with 19 years experience
(215) 790-8800 1528 Walnut Street
Suite 1100
Philadelphia, PA 19102
Family
Temple University Beasley School of Law
I have always been interested in family law and am fortunate to have started my legal career as a summer law clerk with Joni Berner and Margaret Klaw over 18 years ago. I am particularly passionate about children, family and civility and enjoy helping clients resolve legal issues as quickly and amicably as possible. I am licensed in both in Pennsylvania and New Jersey and am here to help you with your family law matter. In my spare time, I serve on the board at Philly VIP and am the proud mother of a son and daughter.
Stephanie Stecklair
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Philadelphia, PA Family Law Attorney with 2 years experience
(215) 790-8800 1528 Walnut Street
Suite 1100
Philadelphia, PA 19102
Family
Widener University Delaware School of Law
I am zealous when helping clients navigate what can often be a confusing, discouraging and seemingly endless legal system, especially within family law matters. My top priority is helping individuals understand their options and working with them to proactively resolve domestic issues. I am compassionate and invested in achieving the best outcome for my clients in what is often one of the toughest experiences of their lives.
Ryan William McAllister
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Reading, PA Family Law Attorney with 12 years experience
(610) 372-5128 602-604 Court Street
Reading, PA 19601
Free ConsultationFamily, Criminal, Divorce and Domestic Violence
Villanova University School of Law
Ryan McAllister is a founding partner of Ebner, Nevins & McAllister, LLC. He practices primarily in the areas of criminal defense and Driving Under The Influence Defense (DUI). He has successfully represented clients in all types of criminal matters, ranging from traffic offenses at the district justice level to jury trials involving serious felonies. Additionally, Attorney McAllister handles family law matters, including divorce, custody, and support. He also handles landlord / tenant matters in the magisterial district courts and the court of common pleas.

Mr. McAllister is a graduate of the Villanova University School of Law in Villanova, Pennsylvania,...
Victor M. Frederick IV
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READING, PA Family Law Lawyer with 4 years experience
(484) 938-8529 3608 St. Lawrence Avenue
Suite 101
READING, PA 19606
Family, Criminal, Landlord Tenant and Traffic Tickets
Widener University Commonwealth Law School
I have unique experience to offer you as your attorney. I served for 8 years in Law Enforcement as a Patrol Officer and a Detective, and 12 years as a local Magisterial District Judge. This experience is particularly beneficial to my Criminal Defense Clients and my Landlord Tenant Clients. Our office is friendly and honest. If we can't help you, we will make sure you are directed to someone who can.
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...
Samantha Evian
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West Conshohocken, PA Family Law Attorney with 15 years experience
(610) 825-3634 100 Four Falls Corporate Center
1001 Conshohocken State Road, SUite 313
West Conshohocken, PA 19428
Family and Divorce
Temple University Beasley School of Law
Samantha Evian dedicates her career exclusively to representing family law clients in all aspects of matrimonial negotiation and litigation including divorce, support, child custody, alimony, equitable distribution and domestic violence in both New Jersey and in the Pennsylvania counties of Philadelphia, Montgomery, Delaware, Bucks and Chester. She has extensive experience with international divorce and custody matters, adoption and pre-nuptial and post-nuptial agreements.

Ms. Evian is an active member of the Philadelphia Bar Association’s Family Law Division. She has also served as a volunteer in numerous civic projects, and contributes her time to various local charities including Hadassah, the Small...
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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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.