Connie J. Merwine

Partner
JD, CPA, LLM, MLA

Title

PARTNER

501 New Brodheadsville Blvd North
Brodheadsville, Pennsylvania 18322

(570) 992-2109
(855) 645-2889

Connie J. Merwine - Stroudsburg Family Law

Pennsylvania family law attorney Connie J. Merwine graduated with Highest Honors from Lehigh University in 1985 and received her law degree from Dickinson Law School in 1988, graduating summa cum laude and 2nd in her class. She published an article in the Dickinson Law Review and graduated as a member of the Honorary Society. During law school, Attorney Merwine became a Pennsylvania Certified Public Accountant and maintains that status today. She was awarded a Masters Degree in Taxation from Georgetown University, and thereafter was awarded a Masters Degree in Liberal Arts by University of Pennsylvania. Her education and experience give her a unique qualification to handle family law estate matters where protecting and administering assets are important. In Attorney Merwine’s spare time, she enjoys teaching as an adjunct professor in accounting at local colleges.

Attorney Merwine has extensive experience in all aspects of Family Law: Divorce, Custody, Spousal Support, Alimony, Child Support, Adoptions and Protection from Abuse Actions; Will preparation and Estate planning, power of attorney preparation and all aspects of estate administration including preparation of the Pennsylvania Inheritance Tax Return.

Attorney Merwine has handled, reviewed, tried, and settled over 2000 family law matters during her 28 years of practice. Her background in accounting and taxation gives her a unique qualification in Estate Planning Law matched by few attorneys in Pennsylvania.

Areas of Practice

Court & Bar Admissions

Pennsylvania Bar Association

Accepted 1988

USDC Middle District of Pennsylvania

Accepted 1989

Education

Lehigh University

Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting

Completed 1985

The Dickinson School of Law

Juris Doctorate

Summa Cum Laude – 1988

Georgetown University

Masters Degree in Taxation

Completed 1990

University of Pennsylvania

Masters Degree in Liberal Arts

Completed 1997

Certifications & Achievements

Honorary Society

Dickinson Law School

Merit Award

Dickinson Law School

Law Review

Dickinson Law School

Certified Public Accountant

State of Pennsylvania

Highest Honors

Lehigh University

AV Preeminent

Martindale-Hubbell

Reviews & Recommendations

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  • Professional & Caring Connie did some work for me and my family and I found her to be knowledgeable, professional, and caring. I would highly recommend Connie Merwine for your estate issues.

    Susan
    5/26/2011

    Integrity Beats Smoke & Mirrors My situation was rather desperate, and I don't mean to say it was smooth sailing after I hired Connie. Opposing was very aggressive with accusations that were often inflated if not totally false. It was... show more

    Anonymous
    9/14/2018

    Excellence Through My Divorce Ms. Merwine handled my divorce several years ago and she was excellent. Connie was the right mix of supportive and professional through what was a very difficult time for me, and that made all the... show more

    Cynthia
    6/09/2011
  • Helpful & Knowledgeable After a two year battle with an attorney who did nothing for us, we went to see Connie. She was very helpful, professional, and knowledgeable. She told us from the start it was a battle... show more

    Kathy
    6/15/2019

    Best Divorce Lawyer in PA Connie is by far the best there is! She handled my divorce which was long and ugly. There were times where I didn’t think I’d make it through. Connie is not only professional, an excellent... show more

    Carol
    12/05/2014

    Honest, Helpful, and Informative! Connie fought for me and did not back down. She washed the floor with my ex and his lies. She brought to light the truth and made sure that my kids were protected. I will... show more

    Mary
    10/06/2015
  • Very Professional Connie is very professional. She walked me through every step of my divorce. The end result was as exactly as she told me it would be.

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    Travis L.
    11/06/2017

    Honest & Hardworking Divorce Attorney Attorney Connie Merwine did a great job representing me in my divorce. Connie is very personable, approachable and showed that she can be a dedicated counsel to her clients. She was passionate and steadfast when... show more

    E. E.
    3/29/2017

    Highest Degree of Excellence Connie Merwine represented myself and my husband in a custody matter. I highly recommend her and her firm. Our case was represented with the highest degree of excellence and professionalism. It was never difficult to... show more

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    Kelly K.
    11/26/2019
  • Realistic & Tenacious Connie has been both involved directly with my firm in local real estate transactions as well as represented our clients on personal & domestic issues. We have referred many a happy client to Connie, and... show more

    Terri
    5/26/2011

    Connie Came to Our Rescue The loss of a loved one is always difficult, and when we discovered the complicated disaster of my parent's financial matters, Connie came to our rescue. She and her staff were fantastic in expediting matters... show more

    Marilyn
    9/02/2009