Brian Vertz

Brian Vertz

Pittsburgh Lawyer - Financial and Business Issues in Divorce
  • Divorce, Family Law, Tax Law
  • Georgia, Pennsylvania
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Summary

Brian C. Vertz is acclaimed throughout Pennsylvania and across the United States as one of the nation's leading family lawyers, with more than 25 years of experience.

As a Fellow of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers, Brian has passed a rigorous examination and earned the approval of family lawyers and judges for his skill, professionalism and commitment. He is the President-Elect of the Pennsylvania chapter and co-chair of two national committees. He is also a lifetime member of the AAML Foundation, dedicated to charitable causes for children.

Brian C. Vertz applies his impressive advocacy in trial and appeals courts, and frequently makes out-of-court settlements, in routine and difficult divorce cases, complex child support, division of marital property, business valuation, and enforcement of prenup and marital settlements. He is recognized as an authority on complex financial divorce, having written a nationally-distributed legal treatise on matrimonial tax issues, Frumkes & Vertz on Divorce Taxation. He earned his MBA with his law degree, and holds a CVA in business valuation.

Brian's work has been recognized, with his selection as one of The Best Lawyers in America (2010- present), Super Lawyers (2003- present); and Martindale Hubbell's AV-Preeminent rating. New clients may call Brian at 412-471-9000.

Practice Areas
  • Divorce
  • Family Law
  • Tax Law
Fees
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • Rates, Retainers and Additional Information
    Reduced-rate initial consultations are available in my office, and I usually take brief initial phone consultations for free.
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Georgia
Pennsylvania
U.S. Supreme Court
Professional Experience
Partner
Pollock Begg Komar Glasser & Vertz LLC
- Current
Senior Associate
Reed Smith
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Education
University of Pittsburgh School of Law
J.D
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University of Pittsburgh - Katz Graduate School of Business
MBA
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University of Michigan - Ann Arbor
B.A / English
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Awards
Pennsylvania SuperLawyer 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011
Law & Politics/Philadelphia Magazine
Best Lawyers in America 2011
Best Lawyers in America
Best Lawyers (Family Law)
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Best Lawyers In America 2010 (Family Law)
Best Lawyers In America (White/Woodward)
Professional Associations
Pennsylvania State Bar
Member
Current
AAML - Pennsylvania Chapter
Board of Examiners
- Current
Crafton Public Library
Board of Trustees
- Current
Pennsylvania Bar Institute
Family Law Advisory Committee
- Current
Mellon Toastmasters
VP - Education
- Current
Pennsylvania Bar Association
Family Law Section
- Current
Allegheny Co. Bar Association
Family Law Section
- Current
Publications
Articles & Publications
Family Law Update
PBI
Slicing the Pie: Equitable Distribution in Pennsylvania
PBI
Business Valuation
PBI
Family Law Update
Pennsylvania Bar Institute
Drafting Marital Settlement Agreements
Pennsylvania Bar Institute
Family Law Update
Pennslyvania Bar Institute
Fundamentals of Family Law
Pennsylvania Bar Institute
Certifications
Fellow
American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers
Accredited Valuation Analyst
National Association of Certified Valuation Analysts
Websites & Blogs
Website
Website
Website
Firm Profile
Blog
Firm Legal Blog
Social Media
Contact & Map
Pollock Begg Komar Glasser & Vertz LLC
437 Grant Street
Suite 501
Pittsburgh, PA 15219
USA
Telephone: (412) 471-9000
Fax: (412) 471-9001
Office
437 Grant Street
Suite 501
Pittsburgh, PA 15219
USA
Telephone: (412) 471-9000
Fax: (412) 471-9001