President Jeffrey Williams Elected

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 Carytown.  The next day, Imm. Past President Lori Shemtob passed the gavel to the new Chapter President, Jeffrey M. Williams. Jeff will serve as Chapter President until July 2018.


Jeff Williams is the only Fellow of the AAML with a primary office in Bucks County, Pennsylvania.  He is a Diplomate of the American College of Family Trial Lawyers, whose membership is limited to 100 attorneys nationally.  Jeff has previously served as Chair of the Pennsylvania Bar Association's Family Law Section, as well as an officer of the Bucks County Bar Association. 


Supporting President Jeff Williams are the Chapter's President-Elect Brian Vertz (Pittsburgh), Vice Presidents Jim Richardson (Erie) and Colleen Neary (Media), Treasurer David Pollock (Pittsburgh) and Secretary Julia Swain (Philadelphia).