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Walter J. McHugh

Walter J. McHugh

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Walter J. McHugh

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Born Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, June 3, 1963; Law Clerk Honorable Anthony DeFino (1988-1989); served as Assistant District Attorney in Philadelphia (1989-1992); Member of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Bar Association: Highest rated AV by Martindale-Hubbell’s Bar Report of Pre-Eminent Lawyer; admitted to practice in Pennsylvania, New Jersey; Areas of practice include divorce and personal injury. Mr. McHugh has obtained verdicts and settlements in excess of $1 million dollars on numerous catastrophic injuries and misfiled prescription cases and has been involved in numerous high profile divorce litigation in Pennsylvania and New Jersey. Mr. McHugh has been admitted to multiple jurisdictions to handle complex cases including Federal District Court, Corpus Christi, Texas, Delaware, Pennsylvania and New Jersey.


  • August 27, 2014 - Appointed by the PA Supreme Court to the Domestic Relations Procedural Rules committee for a term of three years.
  • Super Lawyer 2004 to 2014
  • Voted Top Attorneys in PA 2010 to 2014 in Family Law
  • The National Trial Lawyers Top 100 Trial Lawyers 2013 and 2014


  • Widener University of Law (JD 1988)
  • LaSalle University (BS 1985)