Lance J. Nelson

Lance J. Nelson

Family Law Attorney
West Chester, PA




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About Me

I counsel individuals and companies in a variety of litigation-related areas. With regard to individual clients, I counsel them with regard to divorce, support, custody, contract issues, business disputes, pre- and post- nuptial agreements and adoption. With business clients, I assist them in navigating a variety of issues including contract disputes, construction issues, corporate control issues...

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Payment Types

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Client Reviews

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Cool Heads Prevail

Posted by: Anne Marie over 2 years ago.

It is easy when getting divorced to make emotional decisions. Lance helped keep me on track by constantly benchmarking my emotional choices against...

Calm, cool and collected

Posted by: a Family client almost 6 years ago.

Mr. Nelson's calm approach to negotiating the tumultuous process of a hostile divorce and custody battle can be contagious. No matter how heated...
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Christian K. Lassen II
Christian Lassen

Philadelphia, PA

Over 2 years ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I endorse this lawyer.
Alexander Duie Pyle Latta
Alexander Latta

West Chester, PA

Almost 3 years ago

Relationship: Co-worker

Lance is a trustworthy and insightful advisor. He is a knowledgeable and experienced advocate, who is well-respected in the legal community.
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1991 License Status: Active for the state of Delaware.
Last updated by Avvo: 11/15/2012
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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1992 – present

MacElree Harvey, Ltd.


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2000 JD - Juris Doctor in Law

Villanova University School of Law


Showing 1 of 13 awards

2014 Best of the Main Line

Main Line Today Magazine


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2003- present Past President and Board Member

West Chester Business Improvement District

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Showing 2 of 5 publications

2007 Why would I need a Prenuptial Agreement?

MacElree Harvey Newsletter

2006 Inheritance and Child Support Obligations

MacElree Harvey Newsletter

Speaking Engagements

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2008 Family Law

at Bench Bar Conference

2006 Attorney Discipline Process

at Supreme Court's Disciplinary Board Fall Training Seminar

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