Lauren L. Sorrentino is Chair of the Firm’s Family Law Practice Group. Her practice focuses on matrimonial and family law, including divorce, equitable distribution, alimony, prenuptial and property settlement agreements, child support, child custody, and protection from abuse.
With nearly 20 years of experience, Ms. Sorrentino has developed a reputation for being an effective, practical, and compassionate advocate for her clients, as she successfully guides them through the variety of legal, financial and emotional obstacles they face. Ms. Sorrentino believes in tailoring case strategies to each client’s unique needs and thinking creatively to ensure the broadest range of potential solutions to the legal challenges facing divorcing individuals.
Throughout her career, Ms. Sorrentino has been recognized for her work in the Family Law area. In 2020 and 2021, she earned the designation of The Best Lawyers in America in the Family Law section. In 2021, Ms. Sorrentino was selected to be a Pennsylvania “Super Lawyer”, a distinction for less that 5% of the lawyer in the state. From 2008 – 2016, she was recognized as a “Pennsylvania Rising Star”, a distinction for lawyers aged 40 and under and reserved for no more than 2.5% of all lawyers in Pennsylvania. Ms. Sorrentino also was previously named one of the “10 Best Attorneys” by the American Institute of Family Law Attorneys. In 2015, she was named one of “Forty under 40” by Lehigh Valley Business, and in 2014, she was named a Top 10 Family Law Attorney Under 40 in Pennsylvania by the National Academy of Family Law Attorneys.
Ms. Sorrentino is actively involved in the Pennsylvania Bar Association’s Family Law Section, having served as a Council Member of the Section. She also served as a member of the Section’s Rules Committee and Programming Committee. Locally, Ms. Sorrentino is a member of the Family Law Committees of the Bar Association of Lehigh County and the Northampton County Bar Association. She previously sat on the Executive Committee of the Philadelphia Bar Association’s Family Law Section and co-chaired the Section’s Domestic Violence Committee. She is a sought-after speaker and author on a variety of family law topics.
Ms. Sorrentino is committed to public service as well. She is a member of the Board of Directors of Community Services for Children. She also participates in various fundraising committees, including the planning committee for the Lehigh Valley Food and Wine Festival benefitting Northampton Community College Foundation and a host committee for events benefitting Truth For Women. Prior to entering private practice, Ms. Sorrentino was an Independence Foundation Fellow and staff attorney at the Women’s Law Project in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
Fitzpatrick Lentz & Bubba is pleased to announce it has received a Second-Tier ranking in the Allentown metro area for its Family Law Practice by Best Law Firms® for the 2024 edition. The 2024 rankings are based on Best Law Firms’ proven methodology that relies on qualitative and quantitative data on legal skillsets, achievements and […]
Joseph A. Fitzpatrick, Jr., a founding member and shareholder of Fitzpatrick Lentz & Bubba, and Lauren L. Sorrentino, chair of the firm’s recently expanded Family Law group, have been recognized in 2023 Pennsylvania’s Best Lawyers, an annual publication by Best Lawyers©. Lawyers were selected for inclusion in the 2023 edition based entirely on a peer-review […]
Just two years after growing its family law practice to include three new attorneys – Lauren L. Sorrentino, Amy L. Kruzel and Catherine A. Curcio – Fitzpatrick Lentz & Bubba (FLB), P.C. has now expanded its family law practice offerings with the addition of two more attorneys – Mark B. Stanziola and Olivia R. Fraunfelter. […]
Fitzpatrick Lentz & Bubba, P.C. is pleased to announce that six attorneys have been selected for inclusion in the 2023 Pennsylvania Super Lawyers list. In addition, two attorneys were named to the Pennsylvania Super Lawyers – Rising Stars Edition. Historically, less than 5% of the lawyers in the state are selected for the coveted distinction of Pennsylvania Super Lawyers. […]
By: Peter E. Iorio & Lauren L. Sorrentino While getting married can be exciting, marriage is also a binding, legal agreement. As two individuals formally prepare to merge their lives, many benefits and risks come with this decision. If you’re heading down the aisle, it’s wise first to consider whether or not you need a […]