Pittsburgh Divorce Attorney Brian C. Vertz Appointed to PA Joint State Government Commission Advisory Committee on Domestic Relations Laws

December 04, 2018 | Press Releases

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PITTSBURGH — Pittsburgh divorce attorney Brian C. Vertz, partner in Pittsburgh family law firm Pollock Begg Komar Glasser & Vertz LLC, has been appointed to the Pennsylvania Joint State Government Commission Advisory Committee on Domestic Relations Laws.

The Joint State Government Commission is the primary and central nonpartisan research and policy development agency for both chambers of the Pennsylvania General Assembly.

Comprised of attorneys, judges and law school professors from across the Commonwealth, the Advisory Committee provides expertise and advice in formulating legislation related to domestic relations and includes subcommittees focusing on alimony, custody, dissolution of marriage and property rights. The advisory committee’s past reports resulted in major revisions to Pennsylvania’s divorce code and the enactment of a comprehensive child custody act.

The full advisory committee meets annually in Harrisburg with subcommittees meeting regularly throughout the year.

A nationally respected authority on family law tax strategy, Vertz, a Pittsburgh divorce attorney, brings an MBA degree and specialized training in business valuation to his practice at Pollock Begg. Additionally, he is author of family law tax strategy guidebook “Frumkes & Vertz on Divorce Taxation” and the blog FamilyLawTaxAlert.com.


About Pollock Begg Komar Glasser & Vertz LLC
An intellectual influencer in the legal marketplace, Pittsburgh-based Pollock Begg Komar Glasser & Vertz LLC, focuses on innovative, team-oriented solutions to resolve domestic matters. Driving legal expectations in the industry, the family law attorneys at Pollock Begg serve in numerous leadership positions within matrimonial law organizations and are encouraged to participate in pro bono work, volunteer and community endeavors. Founded in 2001, Pollock Begg is a top-tier law firm as ranked by U.S. News and World Report. For more information, visit pollockbegg.com.


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