Julie M. Potts, Esquire


Julie M. Potts is a veteran trial attorney and family law practitioner in Chester County, PA. Julie is an advocate for her clients and focuses her practice solely to divorce, equitable distribution, alimony, APL/spousal support, child support, custody and parenting time, grandparent and in loco parentis rights, protection from abuse matters, preparation and enforcement of property settlement agreements, prenuptial agreements, postnuptial agreements, adoption and mediation. Prior to transitioning into the practice of family law, Julie was an Assistant District Attorney with the Chester County District Attorney’s Office in West Chester, PA where she gained extensive litigation experience prosecuting and trying misdemeanor and felony cases. Julie’s extensive trial experience assists her family law clients in navigating the legal issues that can prove necessary to litigate with regards to divorce, custody, support, adoption and protection from abuse matters. Although Julie can handle any family matter in the courtroom, she can also recognize when a case can be resolved outside of the courtroom. Julie prides herself on being mindful of the emotional toll and financial burden of litigation.

With experience and compassion, Julie looks forward to helping you navigate this often stressful and emotional time and help solve your family law issues.

Education & Court Admission

Admitted to Pennsylvania Bar


Duquesne University School of Law


University of Pittsburgh


Practice Areas

  • Divorce and Separation
  • Equitable Distribution
  • Alimony
  • Prenuptial and Postnuptial Agreements
  • Custody
  • Child Support
  • Spousal Support and Alimony Pendente Lite
  • Mediation
  • Protection for Abuse

Community Involvement & Awards

  • Main Line Today Magazine Top Lawyers, 2014, 2015, 2018
  • Chester County Bar Association – Member, Family Law Section
  • Pennsylvania Bar Association – Member, Family Law Section
  • Doris Jonas Freed Inn of Court – Family Law
  • West Goshen Planning Commission – Vice Chair