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Peter Edward Bort

About me

Member, Collaborative Law Professionals of Southeastern Pennsylvania; Collaborative Divorce; Mediation; Advocacy. Wills, Estate Planning and Administration. National Advocates Top 100 Lawyers; American Society of Legal Advocates Top 100 Family Lawyer. Call 610-933-9700.

Memberships: Chester County Bar Association. Delaware County Bar Association, Montgomery Bar Association, Pennsylvania Bar Association, International Assoc. of Collaborative Professionals, Assoc.. For Conflict  Resolution - Delaware Valley, Pennsylvania Council of Mediators, 

Since 1999, Custody Mediator for Montgomery County Court of Common Pleas Court-Annexed Custody Mediation program.


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Practice areas


  1. Divorce: 60%
  2. Mediation: 20%
  3. Estate Planning: 10%
  4. Probate: 10%



Hourly ($300/hour), Fixed (sometimes), Retainer (sometimes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

16 total 

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  • Carla Marino

    I endorse this lawyer. Peter is goal oriented for his clients. He works hard to get to the right result while being a zealous advocate. He works with his clients' futures in mind and handles their issues with care and knowledge.


    Carla Marino Family Attorney
    Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter

  • Michael Edward Fiffik

    My law firm has had a working relationship with Peter for many years. Peter is an excellent attorney with a sharp mind, good communication skills and is well-regarded among his peers in the legal community. He is responsive to the clients we recommend to him. I highly recommend Peter.


    Michael Fiffik Business Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

Contact info

Bort Law

1260 Valley Forge Road, Suite 104
PO Box 311
Valley Forge, PA, 19481

Bort Law

21 West Airy Street
Norristown, PA, 19401

Bort Law

120 N Church St
2nd Floor
West Chester, PA, 19380

Bort Law

20 West Front St
Media, PA, 19063



We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Top LawyerMain Line Today Magazine2013
Top LawyerMain Line Today Magazine2012
Distinguished Service AwardN/A1998
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
OwnerBORT LAW OFFICES1990 - Present
Association namePosition nameDuration
Doris Jonas Freed American Inn of Courtmember2009 - Present
Montgomery Conflict Mediation CenterMember, Board of Directors2009 - Present
Mediation Committee, Family Law Section, Montgomery Bar Assncontributing member1999 - Present
Montgomery Bar AssociationN/AN/A
Family Law Section, Delaware County Bar AssnN/AN/A
Family Law Section, Montgomery Bar AssnN/AN/A
Family Law Section, PA Bar AssnN/AN/A
Dispute Resolution Committee, PA Bar AssnN/AN/A
Pennsylvania Bar AssociationN/AN/A
Association of Conflict Resolution - Greater Del ValN/AN/A
Academy of Family MediatorsN/AN/A
Pennsylvania Council of MediatorsN/AN/A
Delaware County Bar AssociationN/AN/A
Chester County Bar AssociationN/AN/A
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Custody Relocation successRelocation of other parent denied
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Publication nameTitleDate
GLSA NewsbriefsCollaborative Divorce/Mediation2016
Chester County Bar AssociationCollaborative Divorce and Unbundled Services2016
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Santa MonicaSpiritual PsychologyApplied Psychology Certificate1992
Georgetown University Law CenterLawJD - Juris Doctor1984
State University of New York, BinghamtonHistory & PhilosophyBA - Bachelor of Arts1980
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Montgomery County Bar Association, Family Law Section, Mediation CommitteeEmpowerment and Recognition2013
Montgomery Conflict Mediation CenterDivorce Mediation and Procedures Update2013
Chester County Bar AssociationListening Skills for Mediators2012
Representing Your Client in Divorce Mediation: What is Best Practice?Mediation Best Practices2010
Custody Mediation OrientationCustody Mediation Orientation2009
Association For Conflict ResolutionMediators Wear More Than One Hat2008
Expand Your Practice and Productivity as a Client Coach in MediationMediation coaching2006
Legal RemediesLegal Remedies in Difficult Circumstances2005
Delaware County Bar AssociationPractice & Procedures In Chester & Montgomery Counties2005
Mediation: Process Purpose & PerspectivesMediation2002