Julie A. Auerbach

  • Partner


Practice Areas

  • Family Law
  • Divorce
  • Child Custody
  • Child Support
  • Prenuptial Agreements
  • Same Sex Family Law


Julie A. Auerbach is a partner at Astor Weiss Kaplan & Mandel, LLP and has been with the firm since 2001. Her practice is exclusively focused on family law where she handles issues relating to complex divorces, child custody, child and spousal support, prenuptial agreements, same sex family law and protection from abuse. She practices in Philadelphia, Delaware, Chester, Bucks and Montgomery counties. She is a member of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers, a national organization of prominent family law lawyers. She serves on the legislation committee as well as the committee for the bi-annual nationally recognized Journal of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers.

Julie frequently lectures on family law related topics, including for the Pennsylvania Bar Institute and the National Business Institute. She has written extensively on family law issues with articles appearing in the Legal Intelligencer, the Philadelphia Bar Association Reporter and the Pennsylvania Family Law Reporter. Julie has an AV rating from Martindale-Hubbell.

Julie is actively involved in non-profit activities. She has been a board member of the Supportive Older Women's Network since 2005 which provides support for older women, including grandparent resources. She has been an attorney affiliate for the Women's Resource Center in Wayne since 2002, where she volunteers regularly for the legal night program that provides free 30 minute consultations for women with family law related issues.

When Julie is not working she enjoys biking, cooking, pickleball and spending time with her husband and children.




  • Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey School of Law - Camden, Camden, New Jersey
    • J.D. - 1992
  • University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan
    • B.A. - 1989
    • Major: Political Science and English

Bar Admissions

  • Pennsylvania, 1992
  • New Jersey, 1992

Professional Associations

  • Pennsylvania Bar Association, Council member and committee chair, 1992 to Present
  • Delaware County Bar Association - Family Law Section, 1992 to Present
  • American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers, Fellow, 2020 to Present
  • PBA - Women in the Profession - Committee, Member, 2020

Published Works


  • AV-Rated by Martindale Hubbell
  • Pennsylvania Super Lawyer® Rising Star

Classes & Seminars

  • Marital Settlement Aggreements in PA, NBI, 2021
  • Nuts and Bolts of Family Law, NBI, 2022 to Present
  • The "ART" of Baby Making in the 21st Century, Pennsylvania Bar Association - Family Law Section, 2019

Pro-Bono Activities

  • Women's Resource Center, 2001 to Present
  • Supportive Older Women's Network, 2013 to Present

Past Positions

  • Eckell Sparks, Associate Attorney, 1992 to 2001

Fraternities or Sororities

  • Delta Gamma