The Law Office of Michael E Fingerman limits its practice to Matrimonial Arbitrations and Mediations. Mr. Fingerman also conducts initial consultations and represents clients in negotiating and drafting Agreements. Mr. Fingerman retired from the practice of law on December 31, 2020. He remains available, however, to mediate selected matters.
Mr. Fingerman had been practicing Family Law for over 40 years, and is listed in the latest editions of both "Philadelphia Magazine" and the book The Best Lawyers in America under best Family Law Attorneys - Philadelphia/United States - where he has been listed for the past 30 consecutive years. In 2011, he was named the Philadelphia area Family Lawyer of the Year, and in 2012 the Family Law Mediator/Arbitrator of the Year. He is a Fellow of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers, and a former Chair of the Philadelphia Bar Association Family Law Section and member of the Editorial Board of the Journal of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers. His expertise in Family law has qualified him as a frequent author and lecterer in the field of matrimonial law both locally and nationally. He has arbitrated more matrimonial cases than any Attorney/Arbitrator in Pennsylvania.