Mary Cushing Doherty


High Swartz LLP


PO Box 671 40 E. Airy Street
Norristown PA, 19404-0671
Phone: (610) 275-0700
Fax: (610) 275-5290


Practice emphasizes Traditional Client Representation and Litigation



  • Bucks, Pennsylvania
  • Chester, Pennsylvania
  • Delaware, Pennsylvania
  • Montgomery, Pennsylvania

Legal Organizations

Pennsylvania Bar Assn., Family Law Section; Montgomery Bar Assn., Family Law Section; Philadelphia Bar Assn., Family Law Section; American Bar Assn., Family Law Section; Advisory Committee on Domestic Relations Law, Pennsylvania Government Commission, 1995 to present; Pennsylvania Bar Assn., Chair of Family Law Section, 1999-2000; Montgomery Bar Assn., Chair of Family Law Committee, 1994; Philadelphia Bar Assn., Chair of Family Law Section, 1985.


May, 2008, Frederick Cohen Award for Excellence in Teaching from the Doris Jonas Freed Family Law Inn of Court; 2008 AAML Arbitration Certificate; 2006 Montgomery County Margaret Richardson Honoree; 1997 International CLE Association Award for Excellence in Programming - Drafting Marital Settlement Agreements

CLE Presentations

Current & On-Going Course Planner for Pennsylvania Bar Institute. Recent Program- Course Planner Family Law Potpouri, 2001, 2003, 2005 and Family Law Institute, Co-course Planner annually 2006-2009; Drafting Marital Settlement Agreements, 2003 and 2009.


The Matrimonial Strategist Law Journal: "Practical Suggestions for Matrimonial Arbitration," September, 2008; "Who's Your Daddy?" March, 2009; and "The Arguments Against Tax Discounts When Valuing Passthrough Entities," 2009; "Dollars in Divorce" for Pennsylvania Institute CPA-CLE, 2004-2008.

AAML Chapter

Past President 2007-2008.