Family Law & Divorce Attorney in Charleston, WV
Devoted Service to Help Your Family Resolve Conflicts
With more than 60 years of combined legal experience, Hilliard & Swartz, LLP devotes its practice to divorce and family law. Allyson E. Hilliard and Mark A. Swartz are recognized as strong, persistent advocates for their clients who provide effective and efficient representation.
Ms. Hilliard and Mr. Swartz have provided advice, financial analysis, and litigation skills to clients facing exceedingly difficult family law challenges. They have earned an outstanding reputation for expertise in handling complex family law matters and high conflict litigation, including but not limited to divorce, equitable distribution, high-asset marital estates, valuing and distributing marital interests in closely held businesses, alimony and spousal support, child custody and visitation, child support, paternity, modifications, appellate practice, relocation, contempt, prenuptial agreements, etc.
Our attorneys know that divorce and issues that arise in domestic relations litigation can be exceedingly stressful and emotionally draining. They work hard to anticipate problems and protect their clients from unnecessary stresses. Each makes time to explain the advantages and risks of pursuing different courses of action. Recognized for upholding and maintaining the highest standards of ethics and legal ability, the attorneys at Hilliard & Swartz, LLP, are adept at litigation, negotiation and mediation.
Fighting For You, Your Family & What Matters Most
Awards & Accolades
In 2016, Ms. Hilliard was inducted into and granted Fellowship into the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers (“AAML”). The AAML was founded in 1962 and is made up of highly skilled family law litigators and negotiators. There are currently more than 1650 Fellows in the 50 states; however, West Virginia only has five members, with two of those five members being judges. According to the AAML website, Fellows across the United States are recognized by judges and attorneys as preeminent family law practitioners with a high level of knowledge, skill and integrity.