Charles J. Meyer is a shareholder at Hofstein Weiner & Meyer, where he represents clients in all aspects of domestic relations law, including negotiations leading to prenuptial, postnuptial and co-habitation agreements, alimony, child support, and the investigation and litigation of the financial and economic issues related to the dissolution of marriage and co-habitations. His clients include high net worth individuals, professional athletes, entertainers and entrepreneurs.
Nationally recognized for his advocacy, Mr. Meyer is a fellow of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers. He is the co-chair of the National Test Committee and will serve as President of the Pennsylvania Chapter of the AAML for 2015-16.
Mr. Meyer holds an AV rating from Martindale Hubbell and has been selected as a SuperLawyer by Law and Politics Magazine, including previously being selected as a Top 100 SuperLawyer for both Philadelphia and Pennsylvania. Mr. Meyer is one of ten family law practitioners in the Philadelphia area selected to participate in the Ten Leaders Program.
A native of Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, Mr. Meyer received his Bachelor of Science, cum laude, from Temple University, and his J.D. from Temple University School of Law in 1986. Following law school, he served for many years in the District Attorney’s office in Manhattan, where he led investigations, prosecutions and trials, including multi-subject wiretap investigations.
He is admitted to the Bars of New York and Pennsylvania and is an active member of the Pennsylvania Bar Association, Philadelphia Bar Association and Montgomery Bar Association. Mr. Meyer presently serves as a hearing officer for the Disciplinary Board of the Pennsylvania Supreme Court. Previously, he served as Chair of the Young Lawyers Division of the Philadelphia Bar Association, as well as a member of its Board of Governors, Commission on Judicial Selection and Retention, Campaign for Qualified Judges, its Long Range Planning Committee and the Nominating Committee. In addition, he served as a trustee of the Philadelphia Bar Foundation and as a Board member of the Golden Slipper Club. He is presently a Board member of Boys Town Jerusalem for the Mid-Atlantic region.
Mr. Meyer presents lectures and authors articles on significant and cutting-edge domestic relations and related litigation issues, including as a course planner and moderator for the American Bar Association and the Pennsylvania Bar Institute in multiple seminars.
With his wife and six children, Mr. Meyer lives in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania
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|Award name||Grantor||Date granted|
|Ten Leaders in Matrimonial Law||Ten Leaders||2015|
|Recognizd for Family Law||SuperLawyers||2015|
|Recognized for Family Law||Best Lawyers in America||2015|
|Recognized for Family Law||SuperLawyers||2014|
|Top 100 Lawyers in Philadelphia||Pennsylvania Super Lawyers||2013|
|Recognized as Top 100 Phila Lawyer||Pennsylvania Super Lawyers||2010|
|Top 100 Lawyers in Pennsylvania||Super Lawyers||2006|
|Top 100 Lawyers in Philadelphia||Super Lawyers||2006|
|Chair, Family Law Practice Group||Elliott Greenleaf||2008 - 2011|
|Partner||Fox Rothschild LLP||2000 - 2008|
|Assistant District Attorney||District Attorney of New York County (Manhattan)||1986 - 2000|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers (Pennsylvania Chapter)||President Elect||2015 - Present|
|Montgomery Bar Foundation||Fellow||2011 - Present|
|American Bar Association, Family Law Section||Member||2011 - Present|
|Pennsylvania Bar Association, Family Law Section||Council Member||2011 - 2014|
|Montgomery County Bar Association||Member, Board of Directors||2011 - 2014|
|Montgomery County Bar Bench Bar Committee||Member||2009 - Present|
|Pennsylvania Bar Association House of Delegates||Delegate||2009 - Present|
|Boystown Jerusalem - Mid-Atlantic Region||Board Member||2008 - Present|
|American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers||Fellow||1997 - Present|
|Philadelphia Bar Association, Board of Governors Committee||Member||1996 - 1997|
|Philadelphia Bar Association, Young Lawyers Division||Past Chair||1995 - 1995|
|Montgomery Bar Association, Family Law Section||Member||1994 - Present|
|Montgomery Bar Association||Member||1994 - Present|
|Philadelphia Bar Association, Young Lawyers Division||Executive Committee Member||1992 - 1995|
|Philadelphia Bar Association, Family Law Section||Member||1990 - Present|
|Philadelphia Bar Association||Member||1990 - Present|
|Pennsylvania Bar Association||Member||1990 - Present|
|Pennsylvania Bar Association, Family Law Section||Member||1990 - Present|
|John Smith v. Mary Smith (Can not dislcose actual names)||Successfully Litigated Equitable Distribution|
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|PBI - Advanced Equitable Distribution||PBI - Advanced Equitable Distribution||2008|
|Temple University - James E. Beasley School of Law||Law||JD - Juris Doctor||1986|
|Temple University||N/A||BS - Bachelor of Science||1982|
|PBA - Family Law Section Meeting||Complex Support Issues||2011|
|PBI - Advanced Equitable Distribution Program||Advanced Equitable Distribution Issues||2008|