Honors and Awards
When looking for the best divorce lawyers, reputation and commendations can tell you much about their respective skill and expertise. The divorce attorneys at Vetrano | Vetrano & Feinman have received many honors and awards over the course of their careers.
Philadelphia Magazine “Super Lawyers”
Kate Vetrano was awarded the standing of “Super Lawyer” by Philadelphia Magazine in the category of Family Law in 2023. Ms. Vetrano accepts this award, which is only granted to five percent of Pennsylvania’s attorneys, every year since 2008. Her peers have consistently named her to this highly competitive list, furthering her reputation of high ethical standards in her practice and respect within the legal community.
Sarinia Feinman is a partner with Vetrano | Vetrano & Feinman, and this is her fifth year being recognized for this honor, although since 2010 she had been recognized as a Super Lawyers Rising Star.
Another Vetrano | Vetrano & Feinman family lawyer received distinction as a Super Lawyers Rising Star in 2023. Partner Lindsay Childs has received the recognition seven times, from 2017-2023. To qualify for this distinction, attorneys must be under age 40 or have less than 10 years in practice. Rising Stars undergo the same multi-phase selection process as Super Lawyers. Only 2.5% of attorneys receive this high honor.
Super Lawyers is a magazine insert published annually in leading city news sources including Philadelphia Magazine. The publication features a list of the region’s top lawyers, chosen by a comprehensive selection process including peer nominations, peer evaluations, and independent research.
Kate Vetrano, of Vetrano | Vetrano & Feinman LLC has earned a spot on Best Lawyers® 2023 list of The Best Lawyers in America. Ms. Vetrano is recognized for her practice of Family Law and Family Law Mediation and has earned a place on this prestigious list since 2009 making her a fixture of this highly competitive roster.
The Best Lawyers in America list is determined by a voting peer-group led by Best Lawyers® Board of Advisors comprised of American and international luminaries in the legal field. The organization, which boasts a reputation as the oldest peer-review publication in the profession, prints in nearly 70 countries and dedicates itself to acknowledging the world’s top lawyers.
Kate Vetrano, a divorce lawyer at Vetrano | Vetrano & Feinman LLC, in King of Prussia, was awarded a BV Distinguished rating for 2023—an honor she has received every year since 2007. As a Martindale-Hubbell BV Distinguished lawyer, Vetrano maintains an overall rating between 3.0-4.4 in the organization’s five key areas of legal knowledge, analytical capabilities, judgment, communication ability, and legal experience.
Martindale-Hubbell, who awards Vetrano this distinction, has provided consumer reviews for over 140 years. Since the organization’s start, it has narrowed its scope to focus on identifying the top lawyers and law firms in over 160 countries, and is a respected publication looked to by both professional and consumer markets.
U.S. News-Best Lawyers® Best Law Firms
Vetrano | Vetrano & Feinman LLC has been named to the 2023 Edition of U.S. News – Best Lawyers ® Best Law Firms. Vetrano | Vetrano & Feinman LLC was chosen as a recipient based on a combination of three factors: an evaluation of clients’ feedback, a survey of the firms’ peers indicating its high ethical standards, and a U.S. News survey that was completed by Vetrano | Vetrano & Feinman LLC.
U.S. News – Best Lawyers ® Best Law Firms ranks firms in 170 metropolitan areas and eight states across the country. The rankings are based on a collection of client and lawyer evaluations, peer review from leading attorneys in their field, and review of additional materials provided by law firms as part of the submission process.
Main Line Today
Main Line Today, a regional magazine of Philadelphia’s Main Line area, named our family lawyers Sarinia M. Feinman, Lindsay H. Childs and Donna M. Marcus to its 2023 “Top Lawyers” list in the category of Divorce and Family Law. Each year Main Line Today compiles a list of the top lawyers in Chester, Delaware and Montgomery Counties and our attorneys have been recognized multiple times prior to this year.
Main Line Today aims to preserve the traditions and lifestyles of its readers through writing and reporting and also to inform and entertain its audience.
Suburban Life/Philadelphia Life Magazine
In 2016 and 2017 Kate Vetrano and Sarinia Feinman were recognized as Top Lawyers in the category of Divorce/Family Law. Additionally, Kate Vetrano (in 2010 and 2011) was dubbed “Awesome Attorney” in the category of Family Law by Suburban Life Magazine. Vetrano, who holds offices at Vetrano | Vetrano & Feinman LLC in King of Prussia, PA was voted by the same community in a readers’ poll as one of the region’s foremost lawyers in the field.
Suburban Life Magazine publishes as a series of monthly magazines in Bucks, Montgomery, Chester, and Delaware counties, and aims to provide its readers with lists of top service providers in the area.
American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers
Kate Vetrano earned the title of Certified Family Law Arbitrator from the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers in 2008. Vetrano is one of only 1,600 American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers (AAML) members throughout 50 states.
The AAML was founded in 1962, and has since operated with the mission “to provide leadership that promotes the highest degree of professionalism and excellence in the practice of family law.” The AAML assures that those represented by one of its Fellows are working with the highest caliber practitioners in family law.
List of Honors and Awards
Vetrano | Vetrano & Feinman LLC has a team of experienced lawyers and has received accolades from internationally recognized organizations, including Kate Vetrano’s most recent assignment to the Best Lawyers® 2023 list of The Best Lawyers in America. Sarinia Feinman is the 2023 Immediate Past President of the Montgomery Bar Association, and holds a position with the Pennsylvania Bar Association’s (PBA) House of Delegates. Kate Vetrano and Sarinia Feinman both received the Super Lawyers 2023 recognition. Lindsay Childs received the Super Lawyers Rising Star award for 2023. Throughout the last decade, Vetrano and her associates have been honored as:
Main Line Today
Suburban Life/ Philadelphia Magazine
- Top Attorneys 2017
- Awesome Attorneys 2010-2011
American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers
- Certified Family Law Arbitrator 2008
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Our experienced family lawyers take the time to fully understand the financial and emotional complexities that can be involved in separating two lives. We offer the patience and resources to effectively guide clients through a divorce, addressing all the challenges they may face in moving forward with their lives. To learn more about how we can help protect your rights and interests in a complex divorce, contact the Pennsylvania divorce attorneys at Vetrano | Vetrano & Feinman LLC.