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Phyllis T. Bookspan Esq.

Contact: (484) 431-3959
Experience:
Law Schools: Georgetown University School of Law
Georgetown University School of Law
Jurisdictions: District of Columbia
Pennsylvania

OVERVIEW

Practice Areas
  • Divorce
  • Family Law
  • Juvenile Law
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
District of Columbia
Pennsylvania
Languages
 SpokenWritten
English  
Professional Experience
Bookspan Family Law, LLC
Current
Education
Herbert H. Lehman College, C.U.N.Y. B.A.English Literature
Honors: Major: English Literature
Georgetown University School of LawM.L.A.
Georgetown University School of LawJ.D.
Speaking Engagements
  • Training on American Criminal Practice and Procedure, Quito, Ecuador
    American University
    2002
  • Too Young to Die? A Look at Evolving Standards of Decency and the U.S. Juvenile Death Penalty, International Conference, The Hague, Netherlands
    International Society for the Reform of Criminal Law
    2003
  • Cocktail Party Chatter, Philadelphia, PA
    2010
  • Trusts and Other Complex Planning Structures in Divorce, Philadelphia, PA
    2011
  • The Intersection of Law and Business, Women's Forum
    Georgetown University Law Center
    April 2012
Professional Associations
Member, District of Columbia State Bar
Current
Member, Family Support Line, Delaware County, PA
Current
Member, PA Bar Association, Women in the Profession Committee
Current
Member, ABA Juvenile Justice Committee
Current
Member, Delaware Valley Friends School, Paoli PA
Current
Chair Adoption Task Force, Jewish Family and Children’s Service
Current
Member, National Association of Professional Women
Current
Volunteer Mediator, Center for Resolutions- Media, PA
Current
Member, Pennsylvania State Bar
Current

PUBLICATIONS

Articles & Publications
  • From the Tender Years Presumption to a Primary Parent Presumption: Has Anything Changed—Should It?
    Brigham Young University Journal of Public Law
  • On Mirrors and Gavels: A Chronicle of How Menopause was Used as a Defense Against Women
    Indiana Law Review
  • Reworking the Warrant Requirement: Resuscitating the Fourth Amendment
    Vanderbilt Law Review

WEBSITES & BLOGS

Website: Phyllis Bookspan's Website Profile
Website: Phyllis Bookspan's Website

SOCIAL MEDIA

CONTACT & MAP

150 N. Radnor Chester Road
#F-200
Radnor, PA 19087
USA
Telephone: (484) 431-3959
Fax: (610) 977-0043