We are living through difficult times. This office remains open, under some restrictions, and committed to providing you with the best possible advice and representation throughout the pandemic.
We are presently working primarily from home. E-mail, US mail and phone service remain intact. Video conferencing, including Zoom and Microsoft Teams, and is available.
Courts are up and running, but with Covid-related procedures and safeguards. This office is committed to providing you with the best possible legal advice, representation and service through this troubling time.
Below is some information about two specific courts.
Allegheny County Family Court
All scheduled conferences and hearings in support, custody, equitable distribution, and divorce are presently held through video-conferencing. Emergency motions will be heard via phone/video. Protection from Abuse matters may be in person or via video.
Emergency motions will be heard through phone/video. Documents, including new divorce and custody cases, can be filed electronically or in person at the Department of Court Records.
Bankruptcy Court is mostly running as normal. Scheduled hearings, conciliations etc. are being held by phone/video. Documents are filed electronically.
Please note that these are general statements. If you have individual, specific concerns, please contact this office. We are here to help. Stay calm, stay healthy.
We’ll get through this.