Best Lawyers 2022

Doylestown, PA – Jeffrey M. Williams, Susan J. Smith and Robert J. Salzer of Williams Family Law have been selected for inclusion in the 2022 edition of Best Lawyers in America, recognized for their work in family law.

First published in 1983, Best Lawyers uses peer reviews to select the top-rated attorneys in their fields in each geographic area. It was founded with the purpose of highlighting the accomplishments of those in the legal profession.

  • Williams, who founded the firm and serves as its managing partner, has appeared annually in the publication since 2008. He concentrates his practice on domestic relations, primarily handling complex divorce, high-income alimony/spousal support, complex child support, and high-conflict child custody cases. He is a past president of the Pennsylvania chapter of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers and is a diplomate of the American College of Family Trial Lawyers, whose membership is limited to 100 attorneys nationally.
  • Recognized since 2018, Smith concentrates her practice on family law matters, including divorce, child custody, child and spousal support, alimony, equitable distribution of marital property, prenuptial and postnuptial agreements, business valuation issues and asset investigation issues impacting high net worth clients. She has been recognized by American Lawyer Media as a “Woman Leader in the Law” and has received the Woman of the Year award from the Bucks County Bar Association.
  • Selected for the second year in a row, Salzer focuses his practice on financially complex, high net worth family law matters. He is a fellow of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers (AAML), an honor reserved solely for skilled negotiators and experienced litigators who represent individuals in all facets of family law. He is the co-author of Stress-Free Divorce and a frequent presenter on issues involved in family law.

Williams Family Law is a premier family law firm that provides individuals with matrimonial and family law legal counsel and representation in complex high asset divorce, high income alimony/spousal support, complex child support, high-conflict child custody cases, cohabitation, grandparents’ custody rights, equitable distribution, marital settlement agreements, prenuptial and postnuptial agreements, separation agreements, spousal support, matrimonial taxation issues and related legal matters. The practice at Williams Family Law centers on four core principles: experienced guidance, compassionate advice, powerful advocacy and knowledge of the local courts and counsel. To learn more, visit