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Divorce and Family Law Attorney in Coatesville, PA

Occasional conflict is a part of family life. Your views, needs, and beliefs may differ from those of your family members, so they can sometimes clash. Fortunately, most family disagreements can be resolved quickly behind closed doors, but others, such as divorce and adoption, may require the law to reach an objective and amicable solution.

If you find yourself in such a situation, where you need to resolve family matters through the law, you should hire an attorney. Resolving them can involve a long and complicated process that can be too overwhelming, especially when you’re dealing with emotions like anger and sadness. However, if you work with the Coatesville divorce and family law attorneys at Petrelli Previtera, LLC, you can simplify the resolution process and protect your rights and interests.

Why Choose Petrelli Previtera?

  • We are an 5000 firm.
  • Our firm has been recognized as one of the top family law firms in Pennsylvania.
  • We have received numerous awards and recognitions, such as Super Lawyers, Avvo Superb Rating, and the Martindale-Hubbell’s Gold Client Champion.
  • We represent people from all walks of life, from low- to high-net-worth individuals.
  • We tailor our representation to your needs and the circumstances of your case to obtain the best results.
  • We keep you in the loop through constant communication from the beginning to the final outcome.
  • Our attorneys have outstanding credentials, unblemished track records, and a long list of references.

Don’t handle family law matters on your own. There is too much at stake. If they go wrong, you can lose not just your family, but also your identity, shared dreams, and financial security, among others.

To protect yourself, your family, and your future when dealing with a family law matter in Coatesville, PA, call our family law attorneys at Petrelli Previtera via a Zoom consultation. We can protect your rights and interests as we seek a satisfactory resolution.

Petrelli Previtera Puts Your Needs First

Occasional conflict is a part of family life, but every case is unique due to different personalities, backgrounds, life experiences, values, and beliefs. That is why resolutions vary, even for seemingly identical cases.

We put your needs first to cater to your needs, interests, and specific circumstances. It starts with an initial consultation, where we listen as you share as much or as little as you’d like about your situation and your goals, needs, and expectations. When you’re done, we may ask questions like “What will be important one year from now? How about five years?” to understand your needs better.

Using the information you provide, we piece your case together, explore the possible approaches and outcomes, and then advise you on the best course of action.

If you decide to work with us, we will work together right from the start, seeking your input and providing updates and support until we resolve your family law matter or finalize your divorce.

We can help you with the following divorce and family matters:

  • Child custody and visitation: Our experienced lawyers can help you create or modify a custody arrangement to serve your child’s best interests.
  • Divorce: We can protect your rights during a contested or uncontested divorce and help you navigate the process, from separation to negotiation and settlement.
  • Child support: We can help you calculate child support obligations and create, modify, or enforce child support orders to ensure your children receive the financial assistance they need.
  • Court order modification: We can help you modify or terminate a child support, alimony, or custody order.
  • Adoption: Our attorneys can help you navigate the complex Pennsylvania adoption process. We will ensure you meet all legal requirements and guide you through issues related to birth parent rights.
  • Prenuptial and postnuptial agreements: Our Coatesville attorneys can help you protect your assets by drafting comprehensive prenuptial and postnuptial agreements that are enforceable in court.
  • Spousal support (Alimony): We can negotiate fair alimony arrangements or defend against unjust claims.
  • Property division: We can protect your financial interests by ensuring you receive your fair share of your property in a divorce.
  • Domestic violence: We can help you seek recourse for domestic violence.
  • Restraining orders: We can help you obtain a restraining order in Coatesville, PA if you’re afraid someone may hurt you.

Having an experienced Coatesville divorce or family law attorney by your side as you deal with these emotionally charged issues allows you to navigate the complexities of family law objectively and quickly. It also prevents errors that can affect the resolution.

At Petrelli Previtera, LLC, we provide top-notch legal assistance tailored to the needs of Chester County’s distinct community. Call us today for personalized assistance with any divorce or family law issues. We can help you find an amicable, lasting, and favorable solution.

Frequently Asked Questions FAQs

Are there laws or processes specific to Chester County?

Yes, Chester County, like many other counties in Pennsylvania, has specific local ordinances and processes that impact divorces and family law matters.

Are alternative dispute resolution options available in Coatesville?

Yes, Coatesville allows alternative conflict resolution options like mediation, collaborative law, and arbitration. You can use them to resolve family law disputes out of court, but you should first consult with us. We can help you determine if they are appropriate for your case.

How long does a divorce take in Pennsylvania?

A divorce in Pennsylvania can take from 90 days to several years. It depends on various factors, such as the attorney you work with. Petrelli Previtera attorneys are familiar with the local legal landscape and can help you navigate these intricacies effectively to find a quick resolution.

Can I seek legal separation in Coatesville?

No, you cannot be legally separated in Pennsylvania. If you want your separation to be enforceable by law, you must file for a divorce.

What is the difference between contested and uncontested divorce?

Contested divorces involve spouses who don’t agree on the divorce terms, while uncontested divorces involve spouses who agree on the divorce terms.

Resolve Your Family Matters With Award-Winning Pennsylvania Divorce Lawyers

Petrelli Previtera isn’t just another Coatesville family law firm. We have earned numerous awards and accolades, including, but not limited to:

  • Recognized by the Super Lawyers rating system
  • Earned a spot on the 5000 list for five consecutive years
  • Received a Martindale-Hubbell’s Gold Client Champion award.
  • Named in the Soaring 76 list for six consecutive years.
  • Named to the National Trial Lawyers Top 40 Under 40 list
  • Earned the Avvo Superb Rating

These accolades and recognitions demonstrate our expertise and commitment to helping our clients reach amicable solutions. If you want the best advocacy, representation, and result in your Coatesville family law case, call Petrelli Previtera. You can schedule an in-person or online consultation with one of our team members.

We Have the Answers You are Looking For

Divorce and family law matters can threaten the foundation of your and your loved ones’ lives. In such a difficult and stressful time, you need a law firm that caters to your needs and gives you the answers you need as you resolve a family law issue or prepare for the next stage in your life.

If you are facing a divorce or family law issue in Coatesville, PA, Petrelli Previtera is here for you and your family. Our attorneys can provide you with the legal support and expertise you need to navigate the complexities of your case. Contact us today by scheduling a consultation online!

Client Testimonials

They are amazing! I highly recommend anyone that is in need of assistance with child support hearings to seek out the expertise and experience of this law firm and staff! They handled my case quickly and I feel that my money was put to good use. Much appreciated! Nothing less than five stars!

Alana Deverson

I just want to say GREAT JOB! She is a no nonsense professional with years of experience that qualifies her as a skilled Family Law attorney. She is seasoned, sensitive, and most of all she cares. She made things easy for me. Definitely recommend!

Kimberly Colby

Overall I was pleased with the results of my divorce case. The entire Petrelli Previtera team truly cares about their clients. Luckily for me, I was paired up with an amazing team helping all the way. If you happen to work with this firm and with the lawyers you’ll be in great hands. It was such an excellent service and it was beyond I expected.

A Family Law Client Chevy Chase , MD

Serving Clients at the Following Locations

Philadelphia1845 Walnut Street 19th Floor Philadelphia, PA 19103(215) 523-6900view details
Montgomery County516 DeKalb Street Suite C Norristown, PA 19401(610) 924-2870view details
Doylestown123 N Broad Street, Doylestown, PA 18901(267) 938-4480view details
Abington1147 Easton Road, Abington PA 19001(610) 890-4833view details
West Chester203 W. Chestnut St., Suite 204
West Chester, PA. 19380
(610) 431-4012view details
Princeton475 Wall St, Suite 214, Princeton, NJ 08540(609) 917 9560view details
Linwood210 New Road #15 Linwood, NJ 08221(609) 375-0351view details
Parsippany8 Campus Dr, Parsippany, NJ 07054(973) 310-5320view details
Covington1148 Washington St SW, Covington, GA 30014(678) 730-6310view details
Bethesda4800 Hampden Lane, Suite 200 Bethesda MD 20814(301) 234-7409view details
Maryland5425 Wisconsin Ave Chevy Chase, MD 20815(301) 889-8085view details
ChicagoTwo Prudential Plaza 180 North Stetson Suite 3500 Chicago, IL 60601(312) 252-2085view details
Schaumburg1750 E. Golf Rd, Suite 382 Schaumburg, IL 60173(630) 491-9670view details
Texas500 W 2nd St Suite 1900 Austin, TX 78701(512) 883-1684view details
Washington DC1717 K Street NW, Suite 900 Washington DC 20006(202) 519-0366view details
Denver7900 E. Union Ave. Suite 1100, Denver, CO 80237(720) 821-6440view details