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Jonathan T. Hoffman is a Member in the Firm's Family Law Practice, handling a wide range of domestic relations matters including support, divorce, custody and equitable distribution. He focuses his practice on tax related issues in complex support matters and equitable distribution. Mr. Hoffman is a frequent speaker and author on such topics as taxation and divorce and the judicial interview of children in custody litigation.


In 2010 through 2015, Mr. Hoffman was recognized by the publisher of the Pennsylvania edition of Super Lawyers magazine as a "Rising Star," an honor given to the top 2.5 percent of attorneys in the Commonwealth who are 40 years old or younger or in practice for 10 years or less.


 


Education:


 


Villanova University School of Law, LL.M.  2012


Villanova University School of Law, J.D., 2005
    2005 Dorothy Day Award for Pro Bono Services


University of Pittsburgh, B.A., cum laude, 2002


 


Professional Memberships and Activities:


 


Mr. Hoffman is a member of the Family Law Section of the Pennsylvania Bar Association and is a member of the American Bar Association. He is the Executive Director of the Doris Jonas Freed Inn of Court. Mr. Hoffman is the attorney liaison to the Chester County Child Custody Transfer Center and a Board member of the Montgomery Conflict Mediation Center. He is also active in the Montgomery County Bar Association and is co-chair of the Association's Membership Committee and co-chair of the Family Law Section Equitable Distribution and Alimony Committee.


Mr. Hoffman is admitted to practice in Pennsylvania, New Jersey and the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania.


 


Recent News:


2010-09-07 :: Jonathan T. Hoffman Authors Article for Pennsylvania Law Weekly on Family Law Tax Issues


2010-05-25 :: 21 Attorneys Named to 2010 Pennsylvania 'Super Lawyers' List

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Practice areas

Licensed

  1. Child Support: 25%
    11 years
  2. Divorce: 25%
    11 years
  3. Child Custody: 25%
    11 years
  4. Family: 25%
    11 years

Payment

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

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Contact info

Cozen O'Connor

Suite 400
200 Four Falls Corporate Center
West Conshohocken, PA, 19428

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
NJActive200607/28/2016
PAActive200504/02/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Rising StarPhiladelphia Magazine2015
Rising StarPhiladelphia Magazine2014
Rising StarSuperLawyers2013
Rising StarSuperlawyers2012
Best of the Main LineMain Line Today Magazine2012
Rising StarSuperlawyers2011
Rising StarSuperlawyers2010
Dorothy Day Pro-Bono AwardVillanova University School of Law2005
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
MemberCozen O'connor2016 - Present
AttorneyKlehr Harrison Harvey Branzburg2012 - Present
AttorneyWeber Gallagher Simpson Stapleton Fires and Newby2009 - Present
Associations
Association namePosition nameDuration
Montgomery County Bar AssociationJudiciary Committee2012 - Present
Montgomery County Bar AssociationCo-chair (Membership Committee)2011 - Present
Doris Jonas Freed American Inn of CourtExecutive Director2010 - Present
Montgomery Conflict Mediation CenterBoard Member2009 - Present
Chester County Child Custody Transfer CenterAttorney Liason2009 - Present
Montgomery County Bar Association, Family Law SectionCo-chair Support Committee2012 - 2013
Montgomery Bar Association, Family Law SectionCo-chair (Alimony and Equitable Distirbution Committee)2011 - 2012
Publications
Publication nameTitleDate
The Pennsylvania Family Lawyer (PBA)Get Divorced: What Family Lawyers Need to Know About Jewish Divorce2013
The Legal IntelligencerConcern Over Judicial Authority Drove Parent Coordinator Elimination - Quoted2013
The Pennsylvania Family Lawyer (PBA)IN RE E.M.I., 57 A.3d 12782013
The Huffington Post"A Parental Dilemma: Should Children Miss School for Extended Holidays and Vacations?"2012
Pennsylvania Law WeeklySecuring Your Client’s Future With Insurance2012
The Legal IntelligencerRole of Facebook in Family Law Matters - Quoted2012
PA Law WeeklyAvoiding a Tax Day Dilemma: 5 Tips Every Family Law Practitioner Should Know2011
Pennsylvania Law WeeklyExamining Emancipation and Child Support Obligations in Pennsylvania2011
The Matrimonial Strategist (LJN)To File Jointly or Not to File Jointly? That is the Question2011
Education
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Villanova University School of LawTaxationLL.M - Master of Laws2012
Villanova University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2005
University of Pittsburgh School of LawPolitical Science/HistoryBA - Bachelor of Arts2002
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Pennsylvania Bar InstituteThe Second Season: Divorce Over 502012
Doris Jonas Freed American Inn of CourtManaging the Day-to-Day Practice of Family Law2012
Montgomery County Bar Association, Family Law Section, Mediation CommitteeTop Tax Tips for Every Family Lawyer2011
Montgomery Bar Association, Family Law SectionJudicial Interview of the Child in Custody Proceedings2010
Doris Jonas Freed American Inn of CourtTaxation in Divorce2010