Brian C. Vertz is an experienced Pittsburgh family law lawyer and a partner of Pollock Begg Komar Glasser & Vertz LLC in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Through his practice, he works to resolve family law issues for his clients involving divorce, child support, division of marital property, alimony, spousal support, prenuptial agreements, settlements and appeals.
He combines big-firm experience with the personal service and attention that his clients expect from a matrimonial boutique firm. He has a demonstrated aptitude for economics and financial analysis, and has used his knowledge to benefit clients in divorce cases involving complex assets.
Mr. Vertz has numerous accreditations and honors that belie his experience and knowledge in the family law sphere. He is one of only two AAML-trained family law arbitrators in Western PA. He is also an Accredited Valuation Analyst, a designation conferred by the National Association of Certified Valuators and Analysts (NACVA) for proficiency in business valuation. He also maintains legal resource on business and financial issues in divorce at Family Law Source.
Further, he is listed in the 2010-2013 editions of The Best Lawyers in America and is AV* Preeminent peer- review rated through Martindale Hubbell, the highest rating. He has been a fellow of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers since 2003 and has been included in Super Lawyers for family law since 2005.
Mr. Vertz has demonstrated an unwavering commitment to public service. He volunteers for Neighborhood Legal Services Association and donates to the Fellows Program of the Allegheny County Bar Foundation. He writes prolifically and his articles have appeared in legal publications for the Pennsylvania Bar Institute. He is also a broadcast presenter and author for the annual Family Law Update (2006-2010),and he has written legal education materials on business valuation, tax, child support, executive compensation, equitable distribution and marital settlement agreements.
*AV Preeminent and BV Distinguished are certification marks of Reed Elsevier Properties Inc., used in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies. Martindale-Hubbell is the facilitator of a peer review rating process. Ratings reflect the confidential opinions of members of the Bar and the judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell ratings fall into two categories, legal ability and general ethical standards.
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Last Updated: 8/5/2015