Meet Caitlin B. Cherkin, Family Law Attorney
Caitlin Cherkin represents clients in all areas of family law, including custody, divorce, support, prenuptial and postnuptial agreements, enforcement and modification of agreements, same sex rights, domestic violence, paternity, and adoption. Caitlin aims to provide compassionate counsel while also serving as an advocate for her clients.
Caitlin earned her bachelor’s degree from Pennsylvania State University and her law degree from Temple University Beasley School of Law. While in law school, she was active in numerous university and student-run organizations. In addition to serving as the Family Law Society President, she co-founded an organization aimed at connecting law students with practicing professionals in the Philadelphia area. Caitlin also mediated custody agreements in Philadelphia Family Court as a Student Mediator for Temple Law’s Domestic Relations Mediation Clinical.
Before beginning her legal career, Caitlin worked as a marketing assistant for a prestigious Philadelphia law firm. While Caitlin always had an interest in practicing family law, her experience working as a law clerk for Petrelli Previtera Schimmel, LLC during law school helped solidify her passion for helping families navigate what can often be a complex and emotionally difficult experience. Caitlin was an associate attorney for Previtera & Schimmel, LLC prior to joining the firm.