Pollock Begg Family Law Partners Lead in Service
Pittsburgh attorneys Brian Vertz, David Pollock at forefront of AAML leadership
March 04, 2016 | Press Releases
PITTSBURGH — Divorce law firm Pollock Begg Komar Glasser & Vertz LLC is a leader in service and is dedicated to sharing knowledge and understanding of matrimonial law within the legal community. Two partners, in particular, embody this ideal through their continued leadership roles within the prestigious American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers.
Divorce attorney Brian C. Vertz, partner of family law firm Pollock Begg, was elected to second vice president of the Pennsylvania chapter of the AAML. He previously held the secretary position. Promoted at the July 2015 meeting, Vertz serves as second vice president through July 2016. Per the organization’s bylaws, he will ascend to the position of chapter president over the next three years. He will also continue as national chair of the Amicus Committee, a pro bono position he has held since 2013. Vertz is also co-chair of the national AAML Committee on Technology, Social Media, Electronic Discovery and Law Office Management. Vertz has been a fellow of the AAML since 2003 and is one of only three AAML-trained arbitrators in western Pennsylvania.
Pollock Begg founding partner David S. Pollock continues his tenure as treasurer of Pennsylvania chapter of the AAML after being re-elected at the July meeting. He is celebrating his ninth year on the board. Pollock is also a fellow of the AAML, as well as of the International Academy of Family Lawyers, for which he serves on the Board of Governors and the Finance Committee of the USA chapter.
The AAML advocates policies that promote the rights of children and families facing divorce. AAML membership is limited to those recognized by judges and attorneys as prominent family law practitioners with a high level of knowledge, skill and integrity. There are currently only 1,600 members amongst 50 states.
About Pollock Begg Komar Glasser & Vertz LLC
Downtown-based Pollock Begg Komar Glasser & Vertz LLC is the largest firm dedicated solely to family law in western Pennsylvania. Founded in 2001, Pollock Begg is a top-tier law firm as ranked by U.S. News and World Report and a champion for attorney pro bono work, volunteerism and community involvement. For more information, visit pollockbegg.com.
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