Melinda Marie Previtera

Melinda Marie Previtera: Attorney with Petrelli Previtera Schimmel, LLC


Melinda M. Previtera focuses her practice in all areas of family law including divorce, child support and custody, same-sex marriage rights, and domestic violence law.

Building great relationships with clients is the cornerstone to Melinda’s successful practice as a family law attorney. Her passion and experience allows her to tackle the most complicated cases with confidence and knowledge to obtain the best outcomes for her clients. As partner, she is the attorney team lead and acts as a mentor for the firm’s associates.

her dedication to supporting other women as they strive to reach their own goals.

and a member of the Equal Justice Works Pro Bono Society. Ms. Previtera received her Bachelor of Arts from Dickinson College in Carlisle, PA.Ms. Previtera was an associate at the Law Office of Nicholas Clemente, where she was managing attorney of the firm's UFCW Union Legal Plan. She also served as a judicial law clerk for the Honorable James P. Savio in the family division. Ms. Previtera serves on the Family Law Section Committee of the Philadelphia Bar Association, and the Young Lawyer's Division Section Committee. Ms. Previtera is also a member of the Cipriani Inns of Court.Ms. Previtera was recently recognized as a “Woman of Outstanding Leadership” by The International Women's Leadership Association. She was chosen for this honor because of personal and professional achievements and her dedication to supporting other women as they strive to reach their own goals.

Areas of Practice (6)

  • Family Law
  • Child Custody
  • Child Support
  • Divorce
  • Divorce Mediation
  • Domestic Violence

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
University Attended:
Dickinson College, B.A.
Law School Attended:
Rutgers University School of Law, J.D.
Year of First Admission:
Special Agencies:
NEW JERSEY OFFICE: 304 Harper Drive, Suite 130, Moorestown, NJ 08057, Direct : (201) 655-7204 CHICAGO OFFICE: 180 N Stetson Ave #3500, Chicago, IL 60601, Direct : (312) 252-2085
NORRISTOWN, OFFICE: 516 DeKalb St, Suite C. Norristown, PA 19401, Direct : (610) 924-2870
Payment Information:
  • Credit cards accepted
  • Accepts Visa, MasterCard, American Express and Discover
  • Fixed Hourly Rates

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania