Lyn B. Schoenfeld

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Top Rated Family Law Attorney in Media, PA

Schoenfeld, Surkin, Chupein & DeMis, P.C.
 | 25 West Second Street, Media, PA 19063
Phone: 877-477-5745
Fax: 610-566-8257
Selected To Super Lawyers: 2005 - 2019
Licensed Since: 1978
Practice Areas:
  • Family Law
Attorney Profile

As managing partner of Schoenfeld, Surkin, Chupein & DeMis, P.C., Lyn B. Schofeld represents those in the Philadelphia region who are in need of a qualified attorney with experience in matters of family law. With a compassion that comes from years of working with families in difficult emotional situations, Ms. Schoenfeld handles cases of divorce, property division, custody and visitation, and alimony and support.

A passionate preserver of the rights of her clients, Ms. Schoenfeld is involved with the Domestic Abuse Project of Delaware County, Inc. and the Board of Legal Aid of Southeast Pennsylvania. In 2012, the Pennsylvania Bar Association awarded her the Pro Bono Award. For her adherence to legal ethics and superior skills, Ms. Schoenfeld has earned the highest rating possible of AV Preeminent* from Martindale-Hubbell.

The Delaware County Common Pleas Court’s judges chose Ms. Schoenfeld to assist the Delaware County Family Law Section as a judge pro term. For her extensive career in law, fellow lawyers and judges chose her as the recipient of the E. Wallace Chadwick Memorial Award. She served as chair of the Family Law Section of the Delaware County Bar Association and president of the Delaware County Bar Association. As an extensive contributor to family law, she received the Eric D. Turner Award and currently serves as a delegate of Zone 9 to the Pennsylvania Bar Association.

Ms. Schoenfeld earned her Juris Doctor and LL.M. in taxation from Villanova University Charles Widger School of Law after graduating magna cum laude with degrees in English and history from Bryn Mawr College.

*AV®, AV Preeminent®, Martindale-Hubbell Distinguished and Martindale-Hubbell Notable are certification marks used under license 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 anonymous opinions of members of the bar and the judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell® Peer Review Rating™ fall into two categories – legal ability and general ethical standards.

Practice Areas
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Family Law (100%): Alimony & Spousal Support, Child Support, Custody & Visitation, Dissolution, Divorce, Domestic Violence, Marital Property

Focus Areas

Alimony & Spousal Support, Child Support, Custody & Visitation, Dissolution, Divorce, Domestic Violence, Marital Property


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Super Lawyers: 2005 - 2019

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About Lyn Schoenfeld

Admitted: 1978, Pennsylvania

Professional Webpage:


  • E. Wallace Chadwick Memorial Award, 2009
  • Super Lawyer® in Philadelphia and Super Lawyers Magazines, 2006-Present
  • Received the Pennsylvania Bar's Pro Bono Award, 2012
  • Delaware County Bar Association Family Law Section Eric D. Turner Award, 2010
  • Rated AV Preeminent for Ethical Standards and Legal Ability by Martindale-Hubbell®
  • Pennsylvania Super Lawyers®, 2006 - Present
  • Women’s Resource Center Volunteer of the Year, 2009 

Bar/Professional Activity:

  • Past President, Delaware County Bar Association, 2013
  • Zone 9 Delegate, Pennsylvania Bar Association, 2014-Present
  • Member, Delaware County Bar Association Board of Directors, 2009-2015
  • Past Chair, Delaware County Family Law Section, 2005-2018

Pro bono/Community Service:

  • Board of Directors, Delaware County Domestic Abuse Project, 2015-Present
  • Board of Directors, Legal Assistance of Southeastern PA (LASP), 2014-Present
  • Gladwyne Montessori School, Womens' Resource Center, 2009
  • Volunteer Affiliate, Women’s Resource Center, 1990-Present
  • Board of Legal Aid of Delaware County Domestic Abuse Project
  • Past, Member of Board of Directors, Gladwyne Montessori School
  • Board of Legal Aid of Southeast Pennsylvania (LASP)

Educational Background:

  • Bryn Mawr College, magna cum laude, with departmental honors in both English and History
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Office Location for Lyn B. Schoenfeld

25 West Second Street
Media, PA 19063

Phone: 877-477-5745

Fax: 610-566-8257

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Last Updated: 10/19/2019

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