Charles J. Meyer

Charles J. Meyer

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Family Law Attorney in Philadelphia, PA

Hofstein Weiner & Meyer, P.C.
 | 1600 Market Street, Suite 2650
Philadelphia, PA 19103
Phone: 215-561-1100
Fax: 215-561-5777
Selected to Super Lawyers: 2004 - 2019
Licensed Since: 1990
Practice Areas:
  • Family Law
Attorney Profile

Charles J. Meyer is a shareholder at the domestic relations firm, Hofstein Weiner & Meyer, P.C.  For more than 29 years, he has represented clients in all aspects of family law, including negotiations leading to prenuptial, postnuptial and co-habitation agreements, and the investigation and litigation of the financial and economic issues related to the dissolution of marriage, including child support, equitable distribution and alimony. Although he represents individuals in both routine and complex matters, his clients include high net worth individuals, professional athletes, entertainers, entrepreneurs, and their spouses.

A native of Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, Mr. Meyer received his Bachelor of Science, cum laude, from Temple University, and his J.D. from Temple University School of Law. Following law school, he served in the office of the District Attorney of New York County (Manhattan).  Since leaving the district attorney’s office, Mr. Meyer has limited his practice to family law.  Recognized for his negotiation skills and advocacy, he has received the highest rating from Martindale Hubbell (AV) and has been selected as a SuperLawyer in Philadelphia Magazine since the inception of the program.  Mr. Meyer is one of ten family law practitioners in the Philadelphia area selected to participate in the Ten Leaders Program. and is named in Best Lawyers in America.

A fellow of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers, Mr. Meyer serves on the Board of Governors of the Academy and is the Co-Chair of the National Test Committee.  He also is a Past-President of the Pennsylvania Chapter of the Academy. 

Mr. Meyer is an active member of the Pennsylvania Bar Association, having served as a council member of the Family Law Section, and the Montgomery Bar Association, where he served as a director (2010 - 2013).  Mr. Meyer presently serves as a hearing officer for the Pennsylvania Disciplinary Board.

Previously, Mr. Meyer served as Chair of the Young Lawyers Division of the Philadelphia Bar Association, as well as a member of its Board of Governors, Commission on Judicial Selection and Retention, Campaign for Qualified Judges, its Long Range Planning Committee, and Nominating Committee.

Outside of the practice of law, Mr. Meyer presently serves as a Board member of Boys Town Jerusalem for the Mid-Atlantic region.

Mr. Meyer frequently lectures and authors articles on significant and cutting-edge domestic relations and related litigation issues, including as a course planner and moderator for the Pennsylvania Bar Institute, the American Bar Association and the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers.

With his wife, Sheryl, and their six children, Mr. Meyer lives in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania

Certificates and Credentials

About Charles Meyer

Admitted: 1990, Pennsylvania

Professional Webpage: http://www.hwmfamilylaw.com/charles-j-meyer/

Honors/Awards:

  • Recognized as one of the "Ten Leaders" in Matrimonial Law in Southeastern Pennsylvania

Bar/Professional Activity:

  • Appointed as Hearing Officer for the Pennsylvania Disciplinary Board (2013). Appointed to Joint State Government Commission Advisory Committee on Domestic Relations Law, 2009.      Appointed as delegate to the Pennsylvania Bar Association House of Delegates, 2009 - 2011.

Scholarly Lectures/Writings:

  • A fellow of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers and presents lectures and authors articles on significant and cutting-edge domestic relations and related litigation issues, including as a course planner and moderator for the Pennsylvania Bar Institute in multiple seminars.

Educational Background:

  • Temple University School of Law, 1986;  Temple University, 1982
Office Location for Charles J. Meyer

1600 Market Street
Suite 2650
Philadelphia, PA 19103

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Last Updated: 12/17/2018

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