Brian Vertz

525 William Penn Place
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15219
United States
Office Phone: 412-471-9000
Member since 2022
Membership Type: IACP


Lawyer, Mediator

Brian devises solutions to resolve each aspect of divorce efficiently and respectfully. An MBA degree and business valuation credentials uniquely equip Brian for cases involving advanced financial issues, and he is attuned to the needs of parents and children in complex and international custody matters.

Area(s) of Practice: Collaborative Divorce & Mediation, Divorce Litigation & Appeals, Child Support & Custody, Alimony & Equitable Distribution of Property, International Custody (Hague Convention), Prenuptial Agreements, Settlement, Closely Held Businesses, Health Care Practices, Executive Compensation, Family Trusts, Double Dipping & Tracing
License(s): Pennsylvania (State and Federal Courts), Georgia, 3rd Circuit, U.S. Supreme Court

Professional Activities

Fellow, International Academy of Family Lawyers; Fellow, American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers; President-Elect, American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers Foundation; Trustee, Allegheny County Bar Foundation; active in Pennsylvania Bar Association, Collaborative Law Assn. of Southwestern Pennsylvania

Undergraduate Education

BA, University of Michigan, 1988

Postgraduate Education

JD, University of Pittsburgh School of Law, 1992
MBA, Joseph M. Katz Graduate School of Business, 1992

Professional Education

University of California Hastings School of Law, Cross-Border International Mediation Training, 2020
Certified Valuation Analyst, National Assn. of Certified Valuation Analysts


Blending compassion for clients and their children with practical know-how, Brian brings order to the emotional process of divorce. Brian embraces all methods of alternative dispute resolution, providing clients with options to meet their unique family situations.