Fitzpatrick Lentz & Bubba, PC
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 various 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 Best Lawyers in America designation in the Family Law section. From 2008 – 2016, Ms. Sorrentino 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. In 2014, the National Academy of Family Law Attorneys named her a Top 10 Family Law Attorney under 40 in Pennsylvania.
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 various 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 fundraising committees, including the Lehigh Valley Food and Wine Festival planning committee benefitting Northampton Community College Foundation and a host committee for events helping Truth For Women. Before entering private practice, Ms. Sorrentino was an Independence Foundation Fellow and staff attorney at the Women’s Law Project in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.