AAML, Pennsylvania Chapter

The AAML Pennsylvania Chapter is organized by some of the leading practitioners in family law who have a high level of knowledge, skill and integrity. We collaborate with lawyers, legislators, judges, agencies, and professionals to improve the standards and processes of resolving conflicts involving child support, divorce, custody, and juvenile matters. Fellows of the AAML Pennsylvania Chapter are skilled negotiators and litigators who represent individuals in all facets of family law.

  • Divorce
    Property Division, Alimony, Spousal Support, Legal Fees
  • Children’s Issues
    Child Support, Custody, Adoption, Juvenile
  • Agreements
    Pre- and Post-Nuptial Agreements, Separation Agreements
  • Dispute Resolution
    Mediation, Collaborative Law, Traditional Negotiation

Fellows adhere to professionalism standards that exceed the ethical requirements of the legal profession. We promote the study and advancement of substantive legal knowledge by teaching and publishing. Fellows are experienced in dealing with the most complex aspects of matrimonial law, such as valuation, professional practices, tax consequences, alternative families, and interstate and international cases.

Chapter News

Many Fellows traveled to Richmond, Virginia on July 13, 2017, to participate in the summer meeting of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers - Pennsylvania Chapter.  In Richmond they were greeted by Fellows of the Virginia Chapter, who shared an evening at the Can-Can Brasserie in...

Montgomery County attorney, Lori K. Shemtob, current President of the Pennsylvania Chapter of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers (AAML), recently testified on May 23, 2017 before the Pennsylvania House Judiciary Committee expressing serious concerns regarding Proposed...



I just received news that Albert Momjian passed away today.  Albert was always known as the “Dean of the Family Law Bar”, with good reason.  We all have such...