Archive: Family Law

2018 Best Lawyers®

Joni Berner, Margaret Klaw, Megan Watson and Jennifer Dumin have been named to the 2018 Best Lawyers in America list. Best Lawyers is the oldest and most highly respected peer review guide to the legal profession worldwide…. Read More

Posted: August 15th, 2017
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A ‘See You in Court’ Mentality May Stifle Good Lawyering

It’s unfair to be too critical of lawyers who are quick to throw up their hands at preliminary junctures of civil disputes and repeat the oh-so-common mantra, “See you in court!” After all, we were… Read More

Common Sense Rules for Parents During Custody Disputes

Lisa Shapson, The Legal Intelligencer (online) Here’s something all family law practitioners can relate to:  a judge, post-in camera interview, relating the children’s version of a specific event or view as to why the current… Read More

Posted: August 23rd, 2016
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2017 Best Lawyers®

We know it’s only 2016, but Joni Berner, Margaret Klaw and Megan Watson have been named to the 2017 Best Lawyers in America list. Best Lawyers is the oldest and most highly respected peer review… Read More

Posted: August 15th, 2016
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Lawyer of the Year 2017: Margaret Klaw

We are so proud of partner Margaret Klaw, who was named by Best Lawyers® as a 2017 Lawyer of the Year for her great work in family law-mediation. According to Best Lawyers, “the oldest and most… Read More

Posted: August 15th, 2016
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The Pros and Cons of Reducing Divorce Wait Time

Stephanie Stecklair, The Legal Intelligencer Prior to the 1980 amendments of the Pennsylvania Divorce Code, parties were only able to obtain a divorce by establishing fault grounds under Pa.C.S. 23 Section 3301(a), i.e., desertion, adultery,… Read More

Posted: July 12th, 2016
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