Rebecca is a partner with Jerner & Palmer, P.C. whose practice is devoted to family law. Rebecca treats each client with sensitivity and compassion while fiercely advocating for their interests at the negotiating table and in the courtroom. Rebecca takes pride in finding practical and efficient solutions to complex problems.
Divorce and Dissolution, Child Custody and Support, Pre-Marital Legal Planning, Domestic Violence and Protection From Abuse
District Court of New Jersey Pennsylvania New Jersey
Juris Doctor cum laude, American University, Washington College of Law Master of Public Administration, Maxwell School of Citizenship & Public Affairs at Syracuse University Bachelor of Science, Pennsylvania State University
Honors and Affiliations
Rebecca educates attorneys, judges and community members on family law issues affecting the LGBT community and has presented at the Pennsylvania Bar Institute, New Jersey Institute for Continuing Legal Education, New Jersey Judicial Education Program, Equality Forum, the Family Matters Conference of Philadelphia Family Pride and other community organizations. Rebecca is a founding member of the National LGBT Bar Association’s Family Law Institute, an organization that allows experienced LGBT family law practitioners to discuss cutting-edge legal strategies for representing members of the LGBT community. She is the co-chair of the LGBT Rights Committee of the Philadelphia Bar Association and has been nationally recognized as one of the top 40 LGBT attorneys under 40.