Hilary A. Bendik, Esquire

Ms. Bendik is an associate at the Pittsburgh matrimonial law firm of Bunde, Gillotti, Mulroy & Shultz, P.C., concentrating her practice in areas of family law such as equitable distribution, custody, spousal and child support, protection from abuse claims, and prenuptial agreements. Ms. Bendik is also a certified Collaborative Law Attorney and mediator. Ms. Bendik was named a Pennsylvania Super Lawyers Rising Star in 2013. She sits on the Executive Board of Angels’ Place, Inc., and is a former foster parent. Ms. Bendik received her Juris Doctor from New England School of Law in Boston, Massachusetts, and is a graduate of Ohio University in Athens, Ohio.



  • Pennsylvania Bar Association- Family Law Section
  • Allegheny County Bar Association
    • Family Law Section- Council Member, Co-Chair of Membership Committee
    • Young Lawyers Division-Member Services Committee, VIP Presenter 
  • Collaborative Law Association of Southwestern Pennsylvania 
  • International Academy of Collaborative Professionals
    • Completed 30 hours of mediation training
    • Certified in Collaborative Law
  • Pittsburgh Chapter Matrimonial Inns of Court
  • Pennsylvania Super Lawyers Rising Star- 2013
  • Presenter for PBA Family Law Section- Winter 2011, Winter 2013
  • Authored Case Notes Update for Pennsylvania Family Lawyer-October 2012, September 2013
  • Authored Custody Law Update for ACBA Bench Bar Conference- Summer 2011 
  • Moderator for ACBA Children’s Issues Committee Meeting
  • Volunteer for Neighborhood Legal Services of Western PA- Pro Bono PFA Program, Veterans’ Clinic, Family Law Clinic, Custody Conciliation Program
  • Volunteer for Uptown Legal Clinic
  • Volunteer for ACBA Pro Bono Motions Clinic


You may contact Ms. Bendik at Bendik@bgms-law.com.