Michael Raisman

Meet Michael Raisman, Family Law Attorney

Attorney Michael Raisman has dedicated his practice to guiding families through all areas of family law, including divorce, spousal support, child custody, and many others.

A longtime Pennsylvania attorney and resident, Michael has a deep understanding of the different legal procedures in Philadelphia, Bucks and Montgomery Counties. This knowledge, combined with a wide breadth of experience, gives him an edge when working to efficiently resolve clients’ cases.

Michael upholds a reputation for being a fair, efficient and hardworking legal advocate whose focus is a great future for his clients. “Family law is the most personal field of law,” Michael noted. “My favorite part of being a family law attorney is learning each client’s goals and doing everything I can to make them a reality. Helping families through difficult challenges is paramount to my practice.”

Licensed in Pennsylvania and New Jersey, Michael has practiced family law since 2006. His background as an attorney also includes real estate and state administration law including probate and wills. A bachelor’s degree in mathematics brings an analytical approach to the table when resolving matters such as equitable distribution and support. This unique experience allows Michael to look at each case in a multifaceted way. In addition to his strong negotiation skills, Michael knows many other family law attorneys in the area, further helping him resolve many issues outside of court.

Michael is available by appointment in Petrelli Previtera’s Philadelphia office.


  • Juris Doctor, Syracuse University College of Law, 2006
  • Bachelor of Science in Mathematical Sciences, Carnegie Mellon University, 2003

Professional Associations

  • Member, Bucks County Bar Association

Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice

  • Pennsylvania
  • New Jersey

Michael Raisman

What Clients Say About Us

This firm is very good. They gave me good advice and so far I’ll still have custody of my grandchildren and with his help I shall maintain that custody. Superior.- A Family Law Client, Philadelphia, PA
Petrelli Previtera worked with me on case and he was great. His staff and lawyers are so friendly and helpful. You can tell they cared by how quickly they returned my calls. Even if Mr. Petrelli was unavailable to assist me, his associate was there to answer my questions. I am very happy with their work and their rates are reasonable. If you need a family lawyer, these are the guys to go to.- A Pennsylvania Client, Delaware County, PA