Divorce & Family Law

Media, Pennsylvania Family Law Attorneys Serving Delaware County, Philadelphia County, and Chester County

At Berman & Associates, our experienced Pennsylvania family law attorneys provide top quality representation in the highly complex practice of divorce, custody and all other aspects of family law. Based in Media, we serve families throughout Delaware County, Philadelphia County, and Chester County.

Step-by-Step Legal Advice from Lawyers Who Care

Our method is to guide you through every step of the process so you are always making well-informed decisions throughout the disposition of your case. Our advice to you will always be honest, knowledgeable and in your best interest. Above all, we care. Our law firm has been serving our Pennsylvania neighbors for decades. We measure the quality of our work by our clients' success and well-being.

The resolution you reach, whether by agreement or a decision of the court, with respect to your divorce, child custody, property distribution, financial support arrangements and other issues you are facing, will impact your life well into the future. Having a family law attorney you trust to advise you gives you peace of mind that you've made the best decisions and will get the best result possible in your case. We welcome you to contact us to speak with us about how we can help with your family law matter.

We can help guide you through these and all family law issues:


A divorce can be difficult and emotional, especially when children are involved. Resolving your divorce quickly while minimizing its impact on you and your family is our top priority. Our divorce lawyers are dedicated to helping individuals and famil… Read More

Pennsylvania Divorce FAQ

The below FAQs are frequently asked questions by people going through divorce; however, they do not represent a complete guide to all the legal issues related to divorce and the facts that make your case unique. Readers should not rely on this note a… Read More

Property Settlement

Distribution of Assets

Exclusive Possession of Home

Child Custody & Support

We place the highest priority on protecting your child’s best interests and the rights of you, our client. We make sure you receive fair treatment when going through the child support and custody processes. Read More

Child Custody & Visitation

Divorcing couples and single parents with children often find that negotiating custody and visitation can be stressful and bring up strong emotions. It is important to get the help of a child custody lawyer who understands these delicate issues and k… Read More

Child Support

Courts in Pennsylvania use a specific formula to determine child support obligations. However, the correct numbers that should be used in that formula are often subject to dispute, making legal proofs and arguments necessary to protect your interests… Read More

Father’s Rights

Historically, mothers were favored in child custody rulings. Fathers had a tough battle effectively fighting for their rights and acquiring a proper custody arrangement. Even during those tough times for fathers, our child custody attorneys successfu… Read More

Grandparent Custody

Under Pennsylvania law, grandparents have the right to seek legal and physical custody of their grandchildren. However, the statutory scheme is complicated, and the law is still evolving. Read More

Relocations & Move-Aways

Relocating or moving away with your child can be very complicated whether or not it is after divorce and whether or not there is a child custody order. Moving children out of Pennsylvania or a considerable distance away from their other parent will g… Read More

Paternity DNA Testing

At Berman & Associates, we represent fathers and mothers in complex paternity disputes. We understand that paternity issues can have a profound effect on our client’s life. Whether you are seeking to be established as a child’s father, to… Read More

Alimony & Spousal Support

In Pennsylvania, there are different types of alimony or support. Alimony Pendente Lite (APL) is alimony paid during a divorce case. It is usually the dollar equivalent of spousal support, and is calculated by a formula. It is designed to equalize th… Read More

Protection From Abuse (PFA)