Melinda Previtera

Melinda Previtera

Family Law Attorney
  • Divorce, Family Law
  • New Jersey, Pennsylvania
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Reviewed by Thomas Petrelli Jr December 16, 2018
Rating: 10 Justia Lawyer Rating - 10 out of 10
One of the top family lawyers in the area, practicing in Philadelphia.
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Your family is unique. When you need a family law attorney, you want someone who appreciates the differences that make your family special. You want a family lawyer who will help your family through all life’s changes and guide you towards the best possible outcome. Melinda represents families from a variety of backgrounds. Her family law experience includes all aspects of divorce, child custody, child support, and domestic violence law.

Ms. Previtera is a member of the bar in both Pennsylvania and New Jersey.

Practice Areas
  • Divorce
  • Family Law
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  • Zoom
  • Credit Cards Accepted
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
New Jersey
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  • English
Professional Experience
Petrelli Previtera, LLC
- Current
Family Law Attorney
Petrelli Law, P.C.
Law Office of Nicholas A. Clemente, PC
Rutgers School of Law-Camden
J.D. (2009) | Law
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Dickinson College
B.A. (2006) | Political Science
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PA Rising Star Super Lawyer
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Avvo Rated - 10.0 - Superb
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Women of Outstanding Leadership Award
The International Women's Leadership Association
Professional Associations
Justinian Society of Lawyers
Executive Committee Member
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Nicholas Cipriani American Inn of Court
Inn of Court Member
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Philadelphia Bar Association, Family Law Section
Family Law Section Committee Member
- Current
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Philadelphia Bar Association
Young Lawyers Division
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Articles & Publications
Is Facebook Fueling Divorce?
PA Law Blogs
Paternity and Parentage in Same Sex Marriages
Legal Lookout
The Legal Status of Same-Sex Couples in PA After the U.S. Supreme Court Decision in the DOMA Case Editorial Response
Pennsylvania Bar Quarterly
Speaking Engagements
Prenups 101 , University of Pennsylvania
Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania
Family Law 101
EKNA Monthly Meeting
Divorce and Family Law
People's Law School
American Bar Association Member
American Bar Association
Executive Committee Member
Justinian Society of Lawyers
Legal Answers
1 Questions Answered

Q. Does my wife have grounds to file a pfa on me?
A: There are probably more details about your situation which were not included with your question. You may want to revise your question or reach out to an attorney to get specific information about your case if your wife has filed a PFA. --Melinda Previtera | Petrelli Previtera, LLC | | 1845 Walnut St 19th Floor, Philadelphia, PA 19103 | 215-523-6900
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Contact & Map
Petrelli Previtera, LLC
210 New Road
Linwood, NJ 08221
Telephone: (856) 485-4575
Philadelphia Office
1845 Walnut Street, 19th Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19103
Telephone: (215) 523-6900
Voorhees Office
227 Laurel Road
Suite 100
Voorhees, NJ 08043
Telephone: (201) 655-7204
29 Emmons Drive
Suite E-30
Princeton, NJ 08540
Telephone: (609) 917-9560
Montgomery County Office
516 DeKalb Street, Suite C
Norristown, PA 19401
Telephone: (610) 924-2870
180 North Stetson
Suite 3500
Chicago, IL 60601
Telephone: (312) 252-2085
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