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Albertine Y.
DuFrayne concentrates her practice on cases involving simple and
complex divorcespousal
child support,custody,
parental rights, adoption, prenuptial and partnership agreements. Ms. DuFrayne
grew up in the suburbs of Philadelphia. She earned a Juris Doctor from
Temple University James E. Beasley School of Law in 2004 and a Bachelor of Arts
from the University of Wisconsin – Madison in 2001. 

Prior to joining Petrelli Law,
P.C., Ms. DuFrayne worked for the Homeless Advocacy Project where she
represented families living in shelters on a wide variety of
matters.  She also served a two-year judicial clerked for the
Honorable Ann M. Butchart in the Philadelphia Court of Common Pleas, Family
Court Juvenile Division. 

Helping clients file for
divorce, spousal support, child support and custody in Philadelphia

Ms. DuFrayne is an
active member of the Philadelphia Bar Association and will serve as Chair of
the Young Lawyers Division in 2010.  Some of her leadership
activities include serving as Chair of Law Week Programs during 2008 and 2009,
co-chairing the annual Comedy Night Fundraiser to benefit the Philadelphia Bar
Foundation, participating in the Mentor Program and organizing volunteer events
at the Ronald McDonald House.  She also served as treasurer for the
Public Interest Section during 2006 and 2007.  She is currently a
member of the Board of Directors of Philadelphia VIP, the pro bono arm of the
Philadelphia Bar Association, and is an active member of the University of
Wisconsin - Madison Alumni Association of Philadelphia, South Jersey and
Delaware Chapter.

Ms. DuFrayne presented Continuing
Legal Education courses entitled Handling Credit Cases for Homeless
Clients and Women Laywers & Social Media – Ethics, Privacy and Social Media
as well as participated as a panelist on the subject of Law Practice Management
and Blogs.  Ms. DuFrayne has also presented the speech at several Naturalization
Ceremonies where she had the opportunity to welcome dozens of new U.S. citizens
on behalf of the Philadelphia Bar Association.

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when trust is established through communication and interaction.  Petrelli
Law, P.C., invites you to call our office and set up a consultation, (215)


Practice areas

  1. Prenuptials: 20%
  2. Divorce: 20%
  3. Child Support: 20%
  4. Child Custody: 20%
  5. Alimony: 20%



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Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

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Contact info

Petrelli Law, PC
1616 Walnut St Ste 1910
Philadelphia, PA, 19103-5319


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Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Associate AttorneyPetrelli Law, PC2009 - Present
Law ClerkHon. Ann M. Butchart2007 - 2009
Staff AttorneyHomeless Advocacy Project2005 - 2006
Association namePosition nameDuration
Philadelphia Bar Association, Family Law SectionMember2009 - Present
University of Wisconsin - Madison Alumni of Delaware ValleyVolunteer Coordinator2009 - Present
Philadelphia VIPBoard of Directors2008 - Present
Philadelphia Bar Association, Young Lawyers DivisionExecutive Committee Member2006 - Present
Philadelphia Bar Association, Young Lawyers DivisionChair2010 - 2010
Philadelphia Bar Association, Young Lawyers DivisionTreasurer2008 - 2008
Philadelphia Bar Association, Public Interest SectionTreasurer2006 - 2007
Publication nameTitleDate
Young Lawyer OnlinePhiladelphia Bar Association's YLD2010
Philadelphia Bar ReporterYLD Update2010
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Temple University - James E. Beasley School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2004
University of Wisconsin, MadisonPolitical ScienceBA - Bachelor of Arts2001
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Women in the Profession SummitSocial Networking2010
Philadelphia VIP Summer Pro Bono ProgramPro Bono2010
Drexel Law School OrientationProfessional Civility2010
Philadelphia Bar AssociationYLD Live!2009
Drexel Law School Co-Op ProgramNetworking2008
LPM ProgramLaw Practice Management and Blogs2007
CLEHandling Credit Cases for Homeless Clients2005