Hugh J. Algeo, IV

Counsel

Recent News:

Hugh Algeo Elected to the YMCA of Greater Brandywine Board of Directors

Hugh Algeo, counsel in the firm’s Family Law Group, has been elected to the board of directors for the Greater Brandywine YMCA.

Hugh Algeo is an accomplished family law lawyer with over a decade of experience serving clients throughout southeastern Pennsylvania, including Philadelphia, the Main Line, as well as Montgomery, Chester, Bucks, and Delaware Counties. He has earned a reputation as a skilled advocate, dedicated to assisting individuals through various family law matters, including divorce, child custody, child support, spousal support, alimony, equitable distribution, and property division.

Understanding the emotional toll family law cases can take on his clients, Hugh takes the time to listen to their concerns, provide support, and guide them through the legal process with care and discretion. His client-focused approach ensures that each case is tailored to meet the unique needs and goals of his clients and their families. Throughout his career, Hugh has built strong relationships with the courts and legal professionals, allowing him to navigate the system efficiently and advocate effectively. Emphasizing collaboration and communication, Hugh seeks amicable resolutions through negotiation when possible while tenaciously representing his clients' interests in court when necessary.

Hugh’s clients also seek him out for his unique understanding of matters involving businesses and tax issues, which often come into play in family law cases. Having handled numerous cases involving business owners, high-net-worth individuals, and complex financial structures, Hugh is well-equipped to navigate the intersection of family law and financial complexities.

Hugh earned his bachelor's degree from Alvernia University in Reading, Pennsylvania, and his law degree from Drexel University, Thomas Kline School of Law. While in law school, he was a Samuel S. Fels Fund intern, capital team assistant at the Support Center for Child Advocates in Philadelphia, and a co-op intern for the general counsel of a large engineering firm.

 

News

Hugh Algeo Elected to the YMCA of Greater Brandywine Board of Directors

December 07, 2023

Hugh Algeo, counsel in the firm’s Family Law Group, has been elected to the board of directors for the Greater Brandywine YMCA.

Hugh Algeo Reelected Chair of the Upper Main Line YMCA Board of Advisors

December 01, 2022

Cozen O’Connor is pleased to announce that Hugh Algeo, counsel in the firm’s Family Law Group, has been reelected chair of the Upper Main Line YMCA (UMLY) Board of Advisors.

Hugh Algeo Elected to PA Bar Association Family Law Council

July 26, 2022

Algeo and the council will work with the section to bring together PBA members interested in the development and practical working of the law relating to marriage, divorce, support, custody, visitation of children, adoption, and juvenile matters.

Hugh Algeo Elected Chair of the Upper Main Line YMCA Board of Advisors

March 08, 2022

Cozen O’Connor is pleased to announce that Hugh Algeo, counsel in the firm’s Family Law Group, has been elected chair of the Upper Main Line YMCA Board of Advisors (UMLY).

Publications

Pennsylvania Support Changes [Family Law Focus Blog]

February 07, 2022

January 1, 2022 saw the changes made pursuant to Pennsylvania’s quadrennial review of child support go into effect. While most of the changes and updates were minor, there are some that may impact existing child support orders. The largest change provides for across the board increases in the...

Practice Areas

Education

  • Drexel University Thomas R. Kline School of Law, J.D., 2011
  • Alvernia University, B.A., 2005
  • New Jersey
  • Pennsylvania

Bucks County Bar Association

Chester County Bar Association 

Pennsylvania Bar Association Family Law Section Membership Committee

The YMCA of Greater Brandywine, Reimagining the Y Task Force

The YMCA of Greater Brandywine, Board of Directors

Upper Mainline YMCA, Board of Advisors, Chair

Upper Mainline YMCA, Membership Committee, Chair