Jane Maughan founded Jane Maughan, P.C. to provide comprehensive representation, personal attention and honest advice to clients across Northeast Pennsylvania.
Her practice is devoted exclusively to family law. In a career spanning more than 30 years in family law, Jane’s exemplary reputation was earned through consistent attention to detail and energetic collaboration with clients. Determined to protect the finances, relationships, and futures of the families she represents, Jane is known both for her effective negotiation skills and her willingness to litigate issues when necessary. Well known as an aggressive trial lawyer Jane represents families in all aspects of family law. Particularly skilled in business valuation, pension division and complex asset cases, Jane finds equal satisfaction in assisting clients of modest means and those with uncontested cases.
Jane’s services include divorce, support, custody, pension and retirement asset valuation and distribution, paternity, adoption, prenuptial agreements and grandparent’s rights.
Jane is a certified mediator, providing mediation services directly to clients of Jane Maughan, P.C. as well as to family law attorneys who seek her services to advance the settlement of their client’s cases.
Licensed since 1981
|Award Name||Grantor||Date Granted|
|Top Peer AV Rated||Martindale Hubbell Peer Rating||1990|
|Shareholder||Cramer Swetz McManus & Roach||1989 - 2000|
|First Assistant District Attorney||Monroe County District Attorney's Office||1985 - 1989|
|Deputy District Attorney||Lehigh County District Attorney's Office||1981 - 1985|
|Association Name||Position Name||Duration|
|Pennsylvania Council of Mediators||Member||2011 - Present|
|Pennsylvania Bar Association Alternative Dispute Resolution Committee||Member||2011 - Present|
|Pennsylvania Bar Institute||Board of Directors||1989 - Present|
|Monroe County Bar Association||Past President||1985 - Present|
|Pennsylvania Bar Association||Member||1981 - Present|
|National Legal Research Group||The Fine Print||N/A|
|Villanova University School of Law||Law||J.D.||1981|
|West Chester State University||French Literature||B.A.||1978|
|Monroe County Bar Association Member Meeting||Update on Ethics and Technology||2015|
|Monroe County Bar Association Member Seminar||New Custody Rules||2014|
|Monroe County Bar Association Annual Member Meeting||Ethics Potpourri||2014|
|Philadelphia PBI Legal Education Program||The Law on Real Estate Appraisals||2003|
|Pennsylvania Bar Association Family Law Section Winter Meeting||Understanding Business Valuation in Divorce||2003|
|Pennsylvania Bar Association Criminal Law Section Annual Meeting||The Art of Opening & Closing Arguments||1987|
|Pennsylvania Distict Attorneys' Association Annual Meeting||The Trial of a Homicide By Vehicle Case||1984|