Archive: Publications

Philadelphia Legal Name Change Clinic and CLE

BKW attorney Phillip Sylvester attended the Philadelphia Bar Association’s February 1, 2020 legal name change continuing legal education course and clinic that followed immediately thereafter. The course was taught by the Bar Association’s LGBTQ Committee… Read More

2020 Best Law Firms – U.S. News & World Report

It’s official:  Berner Klaw & Watson was again named to the Best Lawyers®-U.S. News & World Report 2020 list of Best Law Firms for Family Law and Family Law Mediation for Metropolitan Tier 1 in… Read More

Posted: November 1st, 2019

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

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

2019 Best Lawyers®

It was announced today that Joni Berner, Margaret Klaw, Megan Watson and Jennifer Dumin have been named to the 2019 Best Lawyers in America list. Best Lawyers is the oldest and most highly respected peer review guide… Read More

Posted: August 15th, 2018

Transforming a Family Law Practice to a Peacemaking Practice

Is a limited amount of legal assistance better for clients than no assistance at all? Can lawyers make a living and be proud of their professional practice without engaging in contentious litigation? Are client-centered approaches… Read More