McHugh Named Top 10 Attorney for Pennsylvania Family Law

(Philadelphia) –  Walter J. McHugh of McMonagle Perri McHugh Mischak Davis has been named a top family law attorney in Pennsylvania by Attorney and Practice Magazine, an honor reserved for less than 1% of attorneys nationwide.

The Top 10 Family Law Attorneys list recognizes the significant achievements of those lawyers whose practice elevates the standards of their state’s bar, and who provide a benchmark for other practitioners. This recognition is reserved for only those attorneys who have demonstrated the highest degree of excellence in his or her area of the law.

“Walter is a skilled lawyer who has handled many intricate, high-profile divorce matters,” said firm founder Brian J. McMonagle. “He represents his clients with compassion, professionalism and integrity.”

McHugh’s practice covers all issues related to divorce, including property division, custody, child support, visitation, spousal support, tracing of separate property, and paternity. In addition, he serves as chair of the Domestic Relations Procedural Rules Committee, which advises the Pennsylvania Supreme Court on matters related to the procedural rules governing actions for divorce, support, custody, paternity and protection from abuse. The Top 10 Family Law Attorneys award is the latest of his honors, which include selection to the National Trial Lawyers Top 100, holding the highest possible rating from Martindale-Hubbell and being named to the list of Pennsylvania Super Lawyers annually since 2005.

Formed in 1995, McMonagle Perri McHugh Mischak Davis is a nationally known criminal defense, personal injury and family law firm based in Philadelphia. The firm consistently litigates high profile cases resulting in acquittals and/or million-dollar awards/settlements. Practice areas include criminal defense, medical malpractice, catastrophic personal injury, family law/divorce, auto/car accidents, defective products, workplace accidents and truck accidents. For more information, visit or call (215) 981-0999.