Michael B. Prasad
Family Law Attorney

Michael B. Prasad is a Montgomery County Family Law attorney licensed to practice in both Pennsylvania and New Jersey. Michael’s practice is focused on matrimonial matters including divorce, child custody, child support, domestic violence, and post-judgment matters.

High Swartz
Norristown Office

Montgomery County, PA

“As Family Law Attorneys, we are helping people at what is often the most critical and vulnerable moment in their lives. At High Swartz, our clients count on us not only to be their ardent advocates, but also trusted advisors as we work towards the best possible outcome.”

Michael B. Prasad is a Montgomery County Family Law attorney licensed to practice in both Pennsylvania and New Jersey. Michael’s practice is focused on matrimonial matters including divorce, child custody, child support, domestic violence, and post-judgment matters.

At the onset of the divorce process, Michael establishes client goals, discusses possible outcomes, and develops a sound strategy based on what is most important to the client. Michael understands that the transformative nature of the divorce process can extend over the course of several months to years. Most important to him is a dedication to passionate problem solving, negotiation, and a strong commitment to communication throughout the entire process.

Michael commits his time and efforts to Philadelphia VIP which provides free legal representation including divorce and equitable distribution to Philadelphians who cannot afford to hire a family attorney. Michael lives in Philadelphia with his wife and 4 children. He is a big Philly sports fan and is dutifully involved in his children’s schooling. Michael dedicates his time to helping South Philadelphia’s Southwark Elementary School’s efforts in securing Title 1 Funding.


Affiliations & Honors

  • Pennsylvania Bar Association, 2013 – present
  • Philadelphia Bar Association, 2015 – present
  • Burlington Bar Association, 2019 – present
  • Philadelphia VIP – Pro Bono Attorney, 2014 – present
  • Massachusetts Department of Children and Families – 29B Youth Coordinator, 2011-2012

Practice Areas

Background

Bar Admissions

  • Pennsylvania, 2012
  • New Jersey, 2014

Education

  • Western New England University School of Law – J.D., 2011
  • State University of New York at Cortland – B.A., 2006

Experience

  • Administrative Office of the Probate and Family Court, Boston, MA – Judicial Law Clerk, 2012-2013

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