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Rutgers Family Law Society

Rutgers Family Law Society

Margaret Klaw was invited to speak with the Family Law Society at Rutgers Law School today. Her reviews say it best: Thank you so much for coming to speak with Family Law Society today! Everyone… Read More

Posted: April 11th, 2018
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Who Gets the Dog? Prenups 101

Who Gets the Dog? Prenups 101

Margy Klaw and Eileen Murphy had fun with this topic when speaking with Wharton MBA candidates and Penn law students today. The event was sponsored by Wharton’s Common Cents Club, founded earlier this year. Common… Read More

Posted: November 7th, 2017
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2018 Best Lawyers®

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

The Best Interest of a Child in Custody Cases

All states have some type of statute requiring that “the best interest of the child” be considered when making a custody decision. Pennsylvania’s custody statute, 23 Pa.C.S. Ch. 53, defines the child’s best interest via… Read More

Posted: February 21st, 2017
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Perspectives on a Divorce Attorney’s Marriage

Great job to The Huffington Post and author Brittany Wong on reporting what it’s like to be married to a divorce attorney. Here’s a glimpse into my thoughts on marriage: “I’ve been married for 34 years… Read More

Posted: February 20th, 2017
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Wellness Day

Wellness Day

Although Global Wellness Day isn’t traditionally celebrated until the second Saturday of June, BKW’s partners hosted a firm Wellness-Mindfulness Day on Valentine’s Day this year. We began with a two-hour, seated office yoga workshop with Katy Hawkins — of… Read More

Posted: February 14th, 2017
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