When It Comes To Family Law, Knowledge Is Everything.

Effective Family Law Representation Is An Art

You need an experienced attorney making sure that you receive what you are entitled to under the law and ensuring that you are not pressured or rushed into making decisions that won’t support your long-term goals. You need a strong ally on your side who will maintain an objective view, stay focused on your best interests and fight for your rights.

The law firm of Lavery Law serves the Harrisburg area and central Pennsylvania in all facets of family law. We provide clients with insightful counsel to make informed decisions and vigorous representation to protect your interests in negotiations or in court.

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Assisting Central Pennsylvania Clients Through Every Aspect Of Family Law


Family Law




Property Division


Child Custody & Visitation

Lavery Law is a full-service law firm.

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Focused Experience For Important Decisions

Attorney Karl Hildabrand brings decades of experience and notable qualifications to your case. Karl Hildabrand is trained in collaborative divorce, an alternative to the animosity and expense of litigation. He is also a board-certified trial lawyer who can capably advocate for you in contested proceedings.

Peter Carfley and Elizabeth Kramer are experienced family law attorneys who provide hard work, dedication and compassion for their clients.

Our family law practice covers the spectrum, including:

  • Premarital planning
  • Contested and uncontested divorce
  • Property division and spousal support
  • Child custody and child support
  • Modification or enforcement of orders
  • Paternity, adoptions and other matters

Lavery Law serves a diverse clientele — young or old, high earners or wage earners, married or unmarried parents, business owners, military personnel and grandparents. While we have the sophistication for complex and high-conflict cases, we welcome anyone seeking experience, dedication and results.

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Helping You Through A Difficult Process

For many people, hiring a family law attorney is the first time they have ever needed to seek legal representation. When you hire our firm, we will take the time to walk you through the process and let you know what to expect along the way. We will be there with you at every step, fighting for your rights and protecting your interests.

Our clients appreciate the quality service they receive from everyone at our firm. We provide all the services offered by larger firms with the care and personal attention you receive at a smaller firm. Our family law attorneys personally handle your case, and you will find every person on our staff to be friendly, professional and ready to help.