A long time resident of the Philadelphia area, Mr. Faigenbaum is a graduate of Cheltenham High School and Brandeis University, cum laude. Mr. Faigenbaum received his Juris Doctor degree from The Washington College of Law, American University, in Washington, D.C. Before returning to Philadelphia to start his law practice, Mr. Faigenbaum worked on Capitol Hill in various capacities, including positions with the Senate Banking Committee, Senator John Heinz, Senator Paul Tsongas, and Congressman Larry Coughlin.
Mr. Faigenbaum is a member of the American Bar Association, the Pennsylvania Bar Association and the Montgomery County Bar Association. He is the former co-chair of the Adoption Committee of the Family Law Section of the Philadelphia Bar Association and served as a member of the Executive Committee of the Family Law Section. He also serves on the Bar Association’s Fee Disputes Committee where he helps to resolve fee disputes between clients and attorneys and he serves as an active member of the Montgomery County Family Law Section.
Mr. Faigenbaum has over thirty years of experience representing clients and negotiating legal agreements in the Philadelphia area. He has lectured on family law issues at Temple University School of Law, the Philadelphia Bar Association, and the Pennsylvania Bar Institute.
He has been listed as a Pennsylvania Family Law Super Lawyer, has been listed as a Best of the Main Line Family Law Attorney, and he holds an AV rating from the Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review – the highest rating you can attain for ethical standards and legal ability. This Peer Review reflects the opinions of the Bar and the Judiciary.
Mr. Faigenbaum is also certified as a Collaborative Family Law Attorney, helping clients to resolve divorce, support, and custody related issues amicably, without the need to go to Court.
He is an active member of Philadelphia VIP and Women’s Center of Montgomery County. The Volunteers for the Indigent Program (Philadelphia VIP) and the Women’s Center of Montgomery County provide pro bono representation to individuals who can not afford to retain private counsel. Mr. Faigenbaum assists these clients in their legal matters so that their rights are protected. Mr. Faigenbaum serves on the Board of the American Technion Society, raising funds and awareness for the Technion Institute of Technology in Israel, one of the world’s leading science and technology universities.
He is a skillful negotiator and works hard to help clients reach legal solutions that protect their financial interests and their family relationships, always taking into consideration the clients’ interests and goals.
The Law Offices of Bernard D. Faigenbaum is a full service firm dedicated to providing our clients with personal attention, honest and compassionate representation, and superior legal expertise.
To arrange a consultation, contact Mr. Faigenbaum at 610-642-1200 or complete the inquiry form online and you will receive a prompt reply.
Licensed in PA, NJ and DC.
Admitted to practice before the U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Pennsylvania, U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit, District of Columbia Court of Appeals, and the U.S. Supreme Court.
Certified as a Collaborative Divorce Attorney.
Licensed PA Real Estate Broker.