Leon H. Fox
Fox and Fox Attorneys at Law, P.C.
425 Swede Street, Suite 706
Norristown, PA 19401
610-275-7990 Phone
610-275-2866 Fax

Practice Groups:
Family Law - Estate Administration

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Biography

Leon was the managing partner of the firm for in excess of 40 years and has substantial experience in the areas of family law, including divorce, support, custody, visitation, distribution of property, protection from abuse, marital agreements, adoptions, alimony and name changes; personal injury, including death claims and serious injuries, auto accidents, slip and fall injuries, medical/dental malpractice, work related injuries, dog bites and motorcycle accidents; probate and estate planning. An accomplished attorney with extensive trial experience, Leon has successfully tried cases in Courts at all levels: County, State and Federal and is actively engaged in litigating family law matters.

Leon has resided in Montgomery County all of his life and been active in many community affairs such as the Montgomery County Chamber of Commerce, Kiwanis, Optimist Club, and many charitable lodges and served as President of B’Nai Brith Lodge. Leon has also been a solicitor of several Civic Associations in the area. He has been Lafayette College Class Correspondent for the past thirty years and an active participant in Lafayette College alumni activities. Leon has coached Little League baseball and Biddy basketball and has participated for many years in the Montgomery County Senior Games and the Pennsylvania Senior Games in many events involving basketball and has won numerous gold and silver medals. Leon still participates in pitching in the annual Montgomery Bar Association softball game, as well as playing tennis and shooting “hoops” with his grandchildren. His family vacations are highlighted by trips to the NCAA Men’s Basketball Final Four Tournaments for the past twenty years.

Leon and his wife, Lois, are the parents of Marlene Goldwein, M.D.; Craig H. Fox, Esquire and Jeffrey M. Fox. They have been actively involved both academically and athletically in the lives of their seven grandchildren who range in age from five years to thirty years.

Honors & Awards

Leon has been honored by the Pennsylvania Bar Association, the Superior Court of Pennsylvania and by the Montgomery Bar Association in recognition of his 50th year of admission to the Bar and in appreciation of the faithful and continuance devotion to the Montgomery Bar Association and the Courts of Montgomery County.


Admissions

Leon has been a member of the Bar of Pennsylvania since January 1957 and is admitted to practice in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania

Professional Associations and Memberships

• Member of the Montgomery Bar Association

• Served on the Board of Directors of the Montgomery Bar Association

• Served on the Judiciary Committee of the Montgomery Bar Association which evaluates the selection of new Judges

• Member of the Association of Trial Lawyers of America

• Member of Montgomery Trial Lawyers Association

• Member of Pennsylvania Trial Lawyers Association

• Member of the Family Law, Probate and Tax Committees

• Member of the Bench Bar Committee which is a committee involving the Judges in Montgomery County and the leaders of the Montgomery Bar Association

• Member of the Managing Partner Committee

• Member of the Elder Law Committee

• Member of the General Practice Committee

• Past Member of the American Citizenship Committee

• Past Member of the Historical Committee

• Past Member of the Medical Legal Committee

• Served as President of B’nai Brith Lodge

Education

Leon graduated Magna Cum Laude from Lafayette College in 1953 and was elected to Phi Beta Kappa Society, the nations oldest academic society. He received his law degree from the University of Pennsylvania School of Law in 1956 where he was elected to the University of Pennsylvania Law Review.