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Feisty Women

Feisty Women

Founding partner Joni Berner comes from a long line of feisty women. When her sister Peggy, who is working on the family ancestry, found this: she commented: I ran into this wonderful news article about… Read More

Posted: January 9th, 2017
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New Sheriff in Town

Congratulations to Lisa Shapson, who is now a firm partner! In addition to practicing law, Lisa will be using her excellent practice management skills to oversee the day-to-day administration of our operation, working hand in… Read More

Posted: January 3rd, 2017
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Mr. & Mrs.

Mr. & Mrs.

Congratulations to BKW Financial-IT Assistant, Matt Laurie, on his December 2, 2016 wedding to Nina Perini! Matt’s BKW Family at the Grounds for Sculpture

Posted: December 2nd, 2016
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It Should Be PC to Use a PC

Although parent coordinators (PCs) are currently defunct in Pennsylvania, the Domestic Relations Procedural Rules Committee of the Pennsylvania Supreme Court is seeking to bring back PCs in custody cases. The comment period for Recommendation 155… Read More

Posted: November 29th, 2016
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Philadelphia Inquirer Industry Icon Awards

Philadelphia Inquirer Industry Icon Awards

It was great to see Joni Berner’s decades of accomplishments recognized at The Philadelphia Inquirer Industry Icon Awards on Wednesday, November 16, 2016. Below are just some of our “Kodak Moments.” Joni Berner with Terry… Read More

Posted: November 16th, 2016
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Happy Campers . . .

Happy Campers . . .

As we say on our website Acknowledgments page, we like happy clients. That’s not always easy when they may be going through one of the worst times in their lives. We work hard from the… Read More

Posted: November 3rd, 2016
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U.S. News & World Report – Best Law Firms 2017

Woo-Hoo:  Berner Klaw & Watson was named to the 2017 list of Best Law Firms! According to U.S. News: rankings are based on a rigorous evaluation process that includes the collection of client and lawyer… Read More

Posted: November 1st, 2016
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