Mark R. Ashton
Mark practices in the area of civil litigation with a particular emphasis on family law. He has lectured throughout the Commonwealth and has written extensively on topics including:
- the tax aspects of family law agreements
- litigation of child custody disputes
- the valuation of closely held businesses
- executive stock option plans
Before Fox Rothschild
After serving as judicial clerk to the Hon. Mason Avrigian in Montgomery County, PA, Mark was associated with Abrahams and Loewenstein, and chaired the Domestic Relations Group at Riley, Riper, Hollin & Colagreco.
Beyond Fox RothschildMark is the former president of the Doris J. Freed American Inn of Court, a group of 60 attorneys in the Philadelphia area concentrating in family law. He is an officer in the Pennsylvania Bar Association Family Law Section. He has served as a board member of the Montgomery Bar Association and Historic Yellow Springs, Inc. where he also was President from 2009-2012.
Client ResourcesPennsylvania Family Law Blog
Mark also contributes to the Pennsylvania Family Law Blog (http://pafamilylaw.foxrothschild.com/
), which provides readers with information on and insight into Pennsylvania Family Law issues, including divorce, equitable distribution, alimony, child support, spousal support, alimony pendente lite and custody.
Honors and Awards
• Martindale-Hubbell "AV" rated
• Included in the list of "Top Lawyers - Family Law" by Main Line Today
magazine (2007, 2009 and 2012)
• Included in the list of
"Super Lawyers" by Philadelphia Magazine
and Law & Politics Magazine
(2004 through 2012)