Richard J. Shiroff

Richard J. Shiroff

Your Family Deserves the Best a Law Firm with More Than 35 Years of Experience

Firm Overview

Attorney handles all aspects of family law and estate planning in Northampton, Lehigh and Carbon Counties
Richard J. Shiroff practices family law and estate planning throughout Northampton, Lehigh and Carbon counties. We meticulously prepare for every case, giving your family the best chance of achieving your legal goals. With more than 35 years of legal experience, our firm has spent an extensive amount of time trying cases and has the ability to win. Our office is located in Easton, Pennsylvania.

Mr. Shiroff in the past several months attended a seminar which dealt with the changes to the custody laws and its development over the past two years. The seminar dealt with issues concerning relocation, grandparents rights and the new requirement to disclose prior criminal history for anyone involved in a custody case. He is ready to assist you in these matters and answer your questions concerning the law and court procedures. Mr. Shiroff has again renewed his membership on the Family Law Committee of the Northampton County Bar Association. This is one of the most direct ways to discuss changes in the law with his colleagues and remain current with changes in state and local rules.

Mr. Shiroff has again been a principal speaker at a seminar dealing with divorce litigation from start to finish. He spoke about the trial of a divorce case from start to finish, pre-trial motions and settlement strategies, and all other aspects of a marital dissolution. The seminar took place in Allentown in mid-August.

Family law attorney Richard J. Shiroff can help you in the following areas of the law:
-Family law
-Divorce
-Child custody
-Child support
-Adoption
-Visitation rights
-Paternity
-Domestic violence/Protection from abuse
-Domestic partnerships
-Premarital agreements
-Trusts
-Probate
-Estate planning

Family and divorce lawyer in Easton, Bethlehem and Allentown
Richard J. Shiroff handles all aspects of family law and can help you feel confident about the future. When dealing with our firm, you can rest easy knowing that your attorney is honest and ethical.

Attorney Richard J. Shiroff has earned an AV Preeminent Peer Review Rating by Martindale-Hubbell, the highest recognition possible in the legal industry, for his professionalism and ethics.

Estate planning and probate the right way
You know the importance of planning for the future. We can help you do it the right way by ensuring that your will, trusts and estates are all in order. Your family deserves the best, and you deserve to have your last wishes carried out in the manner you desire. When a family member's will is in dispute, we have the skill necessary to represent you in probate hearings.
Main Office
Main Office
724 Lehigh Street
Easton  PA  18042
Phone
  • 610-253-1023
Websites
Family
Pennsylvania Family and Divorce Law
Full-service family law firm in Easton
Whether you are anticipating the joys of adoption or experiencing the frustrations of marital conflict, Richard J. Shiroff can help. We have served families in Easton for 39 years and provide legal services in all areas of family law:
-Adoption
-Alimony
-Child custody and visitation
-Child support
-Child support modification and enforcement
-Divorce
-Juvenile delinquency and dependency proceedings
-Mediation
-Pre- and post-nuptial agreements

Adoption
Family law attorney Richard J. Shiroff assists families with all aspects of international and domestic adoptions. Our firm handles the legalities of your adoption so that you can concentrate on your new family.

Alimony
Divorce should not lead to a financial crisis. We help you establish an equitable amount of spousal support.

Child custody and visitation
Our firm protects your parental rights to raise your children in an appropriate and supportive home.

Child support
Richard J. Shiroff can ensure that you receive or pay an equitable amount of the financial support required to raise your children in a healthy, happy environment.

Child support modification and enforcement
Child support payments do not change unless the court modifies the child support order. If either the custodial or the noncustodial parent experiences a significant change in circumstances, we can guide you through the proper legal procedures to modify your child support payments accordingly.

Divorce
Through mediation or litigation, our divorce law firm can help you gain the most equitable results from your divorce, including fair distribution of assets, division of the marital home, child support payments and child custody rights.

Juvenile delinquency and dependency proceedings
Richard J. Shiroff is skilled at maneuvering through the complex laws of Pennsylvania to protect your parental rights from the interference of government authorities.

Mediation
Mediation puts the decisions in your hands, and can often provide more expedient, predictable results than a trial. As skilled negotiators, we can help you obtain the most equitable divorce settlement.

Pre- and post-nuptial agreements
Richard J. Shiroff expects the unexpected and drafts premarital agreements that protect both spouses' interests and that can alleviate some of the stress should you ever divorce.

Richard J. Shiroff

Mr. Shiroff has earned an AV Preeminent Peer Review Rating by Martindale-Hubbell, the highest recognition possible in the legal industry, for his professionalism and ethics.

Practice areas
-Family law
-Divorce
-Child custody
-Child support
-Adoption
-Visitation rights
-Paternity
-Domestic violence/Protection from abuse
-Domestic partnerships
-Premarital agreements
-Trusts
-Probate
-Estate planning

Admitted
-Pennsylvania, 1972
-U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Pennsylvania, 1973
-U.S. Supreme Court, 1975

Education
-Temple University, J.D., 1972
-Pennsylvania State University, B.A., cum laude, 1968
Education
  • Temple University
    J.D.
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