Ms. Saltzgiver has been a family law attorney for nearly 30 years, concentrating in divorce, child custody, child support, spousal support, division of property, prenuptial agreements, legal guardianship, and related matters.
Laurie is a member of the Pennsylvania Bar Association and Dauphin County Bar Association and is active in their Family Law Sections. She currently serves as Chair of the Family Law Section of the Dauphin County Bar, where she has previously served as Secretary, Treasurer and Vice Chair. Laurie has served as an author and lecturer for the Pennsylvania Bar Institute, the Dauphin County Bar and other professional organizations.
Throughout her career, Laurie has also represented clients and argued their cases in front of the appellate courts, including the Superior Court and the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania. Additionally, she is admitted and has mediated and tried cases in Federal court. Laurie has also been sought out by the U.S. Department of State Office of Children’s Issues to represent international litigants in cases involving the Hague Convention and the International Abduction of Children. Laurie represents clients in all areas of Family Law including mediation, arbitration and using the Collaborative Law Method.
Community Volunteerism is a priority for Laurie and she has been active in many community organizations throughout her career. She has served as a committee member, chair person, and fundraiser for various charitable and community organizations including: The American Cancer Society, The Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, The Harrisburg Symphony Society, The Harrisburg Jaycees, The Junior League of Harrisburg, and The Rotary Club of Harrisburg. Laurie has also been active in various business women’s organizations and has served as the past chair of the Women’s Business Network. She serves as a mentor for other lawyers and business women, and is currently the Vice Chairperson of the Board of Directors for Holy Spirit Hospital.