Thomas Petrelli Jr. of Petrelli Previtera Schimmel, LLC has been named a Rising Star by Pennsylvania Super Lawyers Magazine in Pennsylvania for 2011. This award, based on a dozen indicators of achievement and recognition by industry peers, is awarded to two and a half per cent or fewer of lawyers per state and this is the second consecutive year it has been awarded to Petrelli.
Thomas Petrelli Jr., founder of Petrelli Previtera Schimmel, LLC, has received numerous industry awards and accolades and has been one of the state’s leaders in family law, especially for complex and high asset divorce cases in Philadelphia.
In addition to being honored with a 2011 Super Lawyers Rising Star accolade, Petrelli has received multiple awards, been quoted in the Wall Street Journal, has spoken about divorce and prenuptial agreements on the Talk Philly television show, and he has also lectured for many professional and civic organizations.
His other awards include: AVVO’s 2010 Awesome Attorneys for Suburban Magazine, ratings in the Top 50 Divorce Lawyers in the Northeast Corridor by Arrive Magazine, and Pennsylvania Rising Stars in 2009 & 2010 by Super Lawyers Magazine.
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About Thomas Petrelli, PA Divorce and Family Law:
Mr. Petrelli, founder of Petrelli Previtera Schimmel, LLC, is an experienced litigator and mediator in all areas of family law, including: divorce, distribution of marital property, support, child custody, grandparent’s rights, protection from abuse, domestic and international adoptions, and civil contempt matters.
He has a proven track record of successful cases ranging from simple dissolutions to complex litigation cases. Mr. Petrelli, an active member of the Family Law sections of the Philadelphia and PA Bar Association primarily practices in Philadelphia and the surrounding area.