Philadelphia, PA 215-843-6000    Marlton, NJ 856-817-6030

Our Firm

History of the Firm

Jerner & Palmer, P.C. was founded in 2003 by Benjamin L. Jerner and Tiffany L. Palmer to meet the need for affordable, quality legal representation with a particular focus on, and experience with, legal issues facing the LGBT community.

Since that time, Jerner & Palmer, P.C. has more than doubled in size and has opened a satellite office in New Jersey. Our firm and our attorneys have been recognized as leaders our field. In 2015, Jerner & Palmer, P.C. was awarded a prestigious LGBT Community Leadership Award by the Bradbury-Sullivan LGBT Community Center for its work on same-sex marriage equality in Pennsylvania. The firm has also been named a Top 25 LGBT-owned business in Philadelphia by the Philadelphia Business Journal. The attorneys and staff of Jerner & Palmer, P.C. strive for excellence each day and are committed to providing each of our clients with individual attention and compassion.
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Working with Our Firm

All cases begin with a consultation appointment. Consultations may be scheduled to take place in the Pennsylvania or New Jersey office, by phone or by Skype. Please call to make an appointment. Our staff will help you determine what documents to bring with you to your appointment.


Both our Pennsylvania office and our New Jersey office offer free on-site parking.

Attorney Fees

Jerner & Palmer, P.C. charges both flat fees and hourly fees for services, depending upon the type of case. Fees will vary depending on the complexity of the case. We put all fee agreements in writing and representation does not begin until a fee agreement is signed by both the client and one of our attorneys and until the appropriate fee or retainer is paid.


We accept cash, checks, bank wire transfers, Visa, MasterCard and Discover. Payments may be made over the phone with a credit card by calling 215-843-6000.

Our Pennsylvania office is located in a historic nineteenth century gate house designed by the Philadelphia architect Frank Furness. The office is 15 minutes from Center City and is located on Wissahickon Avenue between Coulter Street and School House Lane in Northwest Philadelphia.

Our New Jersey office is located in Five Greentree Centre in Marlton, just minutes from the intersection of Routes 70 and 73.

For more information call us at 215-843-6000 or 856-817-6030