Lawdragon 2020

Doylestown, PA – Three attorneys from Williams Family Law, P.C. have been named to the 2020 Lawdragon 500 Leading Family Lawyers. Jeffrey M. Williams, Susan J. Smith and Robert J. Salzer were each recognized for their work in family law.

Since 2005, Lawdragon has published guides to the most elite U.S. lawyers. The Family 500, its “first-rate collection of the nation’s best advisors for divorce, separation, asset division and custody issues” was assembled through submissions, journalist research and editorial vetting from a board of peers.

Williams Family Law founder and managing partner Jeff Williams primarily handles complex and high-income divorces. He successfully litigated one of the first significant same-sex child custody cases in Pennsylvania. While serving as the chair of the Pennsylvania Bar Association Family Law Section, he played an instrumental role in a 10-year-long effort to improve and implement new child custody laws in the commonwealth. He is a diplomate of the American College of Family Trial Lawyers, whose membership is limited to 100 attorneys nationally.

Partner Susan Smith has practiced family law for nearly a quarter of a century and established herself as one of the top divorce and child custody attorneys in both Bucks County and southeastern Pennsylvania. Smith concentrates her practice on 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.

Partner Robert Salzer, who has a master’s degree in taxation, focuses his practice on financially complex, high net worth family law matters including alimony/spousal support, divorce, equitable distribution, marital agreements, child support, child custody and prenuptial and postnuptial agreements. He is a co-author of “Stress-Free Divorce,” a book designed to help anyone considering or in the midst of a divorce identify and overcome common obstacles to as smooth a resolution as possible.

Williams Family Law is a premier family law firm that provides individuals with matrimonial and family law legal counsel and representation in alimony, child support, child custody, divorce, cohabitation, grandparents’ custody rights, equitable distribution, marital settlement agreements, prenuptial and postnuptial agreements, separation agreements, spousal support, matrimonial taxation issues and related legal matters. To learn more, visit