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Linda Ann Kerns

Linda Ann Kerns

Practice areas:

Divorce & Separation, Child Custody, Child Support, Family, Election Campaigns & Political Law, Litigation

About Me

Helping you make order out of chaos . . . 


I practice in Philadelphia, Montgomery, Delaware, Chester and Bucks Counties in Pennsylvania as well as Camden, Burlington and Gloucester Counties in Southern New Jersey.  In addition to my law degree, I also hold a Masters of Law in Taxation.  YOu can find out more about my background here.


Areas of practice: Divorce, child support, child custody, alimony, equitable distribution of assets and debts, family law, tax law, civil litigation, business matters, election law.


Consultations:  For information about setting up a consultation, please visit our website.  We also publish a useful and informative blog with up to date information on both Pennsylvania and New Jersey law.


 

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1999

  1. Divorce & Separation: 30%
    16 years
  2. Child Support: 25%
    16 years
  3. Child Custody: 25%
    16 years
  4. Family: 10%
    16 years
  5. Other: 10%
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Payment

Fees:

Retainer (Always)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

8 total 

  • Marc David Marsico

    I have known Linda from the very beginning of our respective legal careers. Since that time, she has always displayed the utmost integrity and professionalism. The success of her firm is no surprise as she is a tireless advocate with a strong grasp of her field of practice. She is my go-to attorney for all family law matters and I refer clients to her without hesitation.

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    Marc Marsico Tax Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

  • Christian K. Lassen II

    Top-notch attorney. Highly respected in the legal community.

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    Christian Lassen Personal Injury Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
PAActive199905/31/2015
NJActive199905/29/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
William J. Kilbridge Award for Excellence in Federal TaxationLoyola University Chicago School of Law1998
CALI Award for Appellate AdvocacyLoyola University Chicago School of Law1996

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
Board Member, State Board of NursingThe Commonwealth Of Pennsylvania2012 - Present
Owner/PrincipalLaw Offices of Linda A. Kerns, LLC2003 - Present
AssociateDolchin, Slotkin & Todd2000 - 2003
AssociatePatrick T. Sheehan & Associates1999 - 2000
Law Clerk to Hon. William C. Todd, IIINew Jersey Judiciary1998 - 1999

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Nicholas Cipriani American Inn of Court(former member)N/A
Thomas S. Forkin Family Law American Inn of CourtN/AN/A
St. Rose of Lima Advisory BoardBoard MemberN/A
Republican National Lawyers AssociationN/AN/A
Pennsylvania Bar Association, Family Law SectionN/AN/A
Pennsylvania Bar AssociationN/AN/A
Montgomery County Bar AssociationN/AN/A
Philadelphia Bar AssociationN/AN/A
Doris Jonas Freed American Inn of CourtN/AN/A
New Jersey State Bar AssociationN/AN/A

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
Kraft and Dickinson vs Harhut, et alN/A

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Publications
Publication NameTitleDate
Lancaster County OnlinePA Should Tighten Up on Voter Security2015
The Philadelphia InquirerOp/Ed; Voter ID is a Necessity2012
The Philadelphia InquirerOp/Ed: Voter ID protects this Precious Right2012
The Daily CallerPhiladelphia Needs to Get Serious About Preventing Election Fraud2010
Pennsylvania Family LawyerExplanatory Comments2007
Legal IntelligencerShould a Mortgage Offset be Included Beyond Divorce?2005
Legal IntelligencerCounsel Fees in Divorce2004

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Temple University - James E. Beasley School of LawTaxMasters of Law2003
Temple University - James E. Beasley School of LawEstate PlanningGraduate Certificate2003
Loyola University Chicago School of LawLawJuris Doctorate1998

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Federalist Society MeetingMarriage at the Supreme Court2015
Roundtable at Phila BarElection Law2014
Summer Election Law SchoolLegal Issues in Non-Traditional Elections2013
WHYY Radio Times with Marty Moss-CoanePennsylvania Election Law2012
Essential Public RadioElection Law2012
Financial FraudTracing Assets2010
Divorce 101Child Custody and Support2008
Winter MeetingRoundtable on Custody2007
Summer meetingCase Law Updates2002