Robert E. Lavoie, Attorney

Robert’s practice focuses on family law and bankruptcy. His family law practice areas include divorce, child custody, spousal support, and child support. His bankruptcy practice area includes consumer bankruptcy across all chapters.

Before joining Wetzel Gagliardi Fetter & Lavin LLC, Robert clerked for the Honorable Katherine B.L. Platt in Chester County, Pennsylvania and the Honorable George A. Pagano in Delaware County, Pennsylvania.

Robert is licensed to practice law in Pennsylvania and New Jersey. He earned his Juris Doctor degree from the Villanova University Charles Widger School of Law in 2016 and earned his Bachelor of Arts degree from Ursinus College in Collegeville, Pennsylvania in 2012.

Practice Areas


  • Chapter 7
  • Chapter 11
  • Chapter 13

Civil Litigation

  • Probate and guardianship litigation
  • Commercial litigation and contract disputes
  • Real estate disputes
  • Collection matters

Family Law

  • Divorce
  • Custody
  • Child support
  • Protection from abuse

Villanova University Charles Widger School of Law – Juris Doctor

Ursinus College – Bachelor of Arts


Chester County Bar Association

Pennsylvania Bar Association

Chester County Bar Bankruptcy Law Committee

Chester County Bar Civil Litigation Committee

Chester County Bar Family Law Committee

Chester County Bar Association Young Lawyers Division

Community Involvement

Member of Saints Simon and Jude Church

Chester County Bar Association Access to Justice Program, Pro Bono Services


Pennsylvania State Courts

New Jersey State Courts