[Source: American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers]

PETER M. WALZER BEGINS TERM AS PRESIDENT
OF THE AMERICAN ACADEMY OF MATRIMONIAL LAWYERS

Chicago, IL, November 13, 2018 – The American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers (AAML) today announced that Peter M. Walzer has been named the group’s president.

Walzer begins his term as president after serving as a leader within AAML for more than 16 years. AAML is an organization comprised of the nation’s top 1,600 matrimonial attorneys, based in cities across the United States.

Walzer succeeds Madeline Marzano-Lesnevich, who completed her one-year term during the group’s annual conference last weekend in Chicago.

“AAML is one of the country’s premier legal organizations, focused on providing expertise and support on topics like blended families, child abduction, domestic violence and tax issues affecting divorcing families. Having been a member for the past 24 years, I am honored now to serve as president,” said Walzer.

Walzer is the founding partner of the law firm Walzer Melcher LLP, a practice focused exclusively on family law with offices in Woodland Hills, CA. He is the past chair of the Los Angeles County Bar Association’s Family Law Section, a past president of the Southern California Chapter of the American Academy of

Matrimonial Lawyers, and former chair of the executive committee of the State Bar Family Law Section. He has been a practicing attorney for 36 years.

About AAML

Founded in 1962, the mission of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers (AAML) is to provide leadership that promotes the highest degree of professionalism and excellence in the practice of family law. Comprised of the top 1,600 matrimonial attorneys throughout the nation, members are recognized leaders in the areas of matrimonial law, including divorce, premarital agreements, separation, annulment, custody, property valuation and division, support, and the rights of unmarried couples. AAML Fellows are recognized by judges and attorneys as preeminent family law practitioners, possessing a high level of knowledge, skill, and integrity and earning reputations for professionalism, competence, and integrity.

To find an attorney in your area, visit http://aaml.org/find-a-lawyer.