Archive: Divorce

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

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

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

Divorce: Time to Change How the Game Is Played

Lisa Shapson, The Legal Intelligencer (online) I love it when I am asked by a matrimonial client, “What is the best way to ‘beat the system’?”‘ Obviously, the best way to “beat the system” in… Read More

Posted: November 11th, 2015

View From the Dark Side

Divorce . . . secrets . . . hope. More true accounts from the files of a family lawyer at  

Posted: January 24th, 2015

What Would Your Divorce Epitaph Say?

As we approach the month in which we celebrate giving thanks, I started wondering what other holidays are celebrated in the month of November. A quick Internet search led me to a website that designates Nov. 2 as National Plan Your Epitaph Day.

Posted: November 5th, 2014