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Riding the Waves of Life: Divorce, Custody and Support in an Ever-Changing World

Riding the Waves of Life:  Divorce, Custody and Support in an Ever-Changing World

Eileen Murphy served as a panelist for the Pennsylvania Bar Institute’s CLE Down the Shore family law program “Riding the Waves of Life,” which addressed support, custody and divorce, both in case law and in… Read More

Posted: August 15th, 2019
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2020 Best Lawyers®

2020 Best Lawyers®

Joni Berner, Margaret Klaw, Megan Watson and Eileen Murphy have been named to the 2020 Best Lawyers in America list. Margaret Klaw was also named as a Lawyer of the Year. Best Lawyers is the oldest and… Read More

Posted: August 15th, 2019
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Sharing College Costs (Weber v. Weber)

One of the questions that I am often asked in consultations or in connection with dissolving a marriage is “What about college?” Many couples share an expectation that their children will pursue higher education. The… Read More

Posted: August 8th, 2019
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PA Equitable Distribution and Paternity Case Law Updates

PA Equitable Distribution and Paternity Case Law Updates

Eileen Murphy served as a Case Law, Rules & Legislative Updates panelist at the Pennsylvania Bar Association’s Family Law Section Summer Meeting held between July 11-14, 2019 in Orlando, Florida. She presented case law on… Read More

Posted: July 15th, 2019
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Passing the Starbucks Test (H.Z. v. M.B.)

On February 8, 2019, the Superior Court entered an Order in H.Z. v. M.B., 2019 Pa. Super. 33, which found that Mother was entitled to receive a second paternity test of M.B., despite the receipt… Read More

Posted: March 28th, 2019
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Tears on the Job

In my line of work, January is a busy time, and it’s sure to involve tears. I often think about the world of work being divided into two distinct types of jobs: those where your… Read More

Posted: January 12th, 2019
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Keeping it (almost) All in the Family

Keeping it (almost) All in the Family

BKW Law Clerk and Drexel-Kline School of Law 3L, Phill Sylvester, married his partner Matt Vendetta on December 8. BKW Law Clerk Caroline Osborne, also a 3L at Drexel-Kline, served as a member of the… Read More

Posted: December 10th, 2018
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