Anne Arundel County, Maryland Family Lawyers

Michael J. O'Shea
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Anne Arundel County, MD Family Law Lawyer

University of Maryland School of LawMaryland
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Kevin W. Smit
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Experienced & Dedicated Lawyer! Fighting for Families!

I provide legal knowledge and skill to help those with family law matters. I am dedicated to vigorously advocating for your family’s rights and interests! Visit my website for information. Read More »
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Monica L. Scherer
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Free Consultation! Dedicated Maryland Family Law Attorney! Call for Help!

I provide vast experience in domestic and family law matters. I will work tirelessly to deliver results for you and your family! Visit my website to see case settlements and verdicts, or call for a free consultation. Read More »
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Timothy E. Howie
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Anne Arundel County, MD Family Law Lawyer with 30 years experience

University of North Carolina School of LawMaryland, District of Columbia and Virginia
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Sandra V. Guzman-Salvado
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(301) 340-1911 1997 Annapolis Exchange Pkwy
Ste 300
Annapolis, MD 21401
Anne Arundel County, MD Family Law Attorney with 15 years experience
Family and Divorce
University of Baltimore School of Law
Sandra Guzma- Salvado is a bi-lingual family law attorney, mediator, Best Interest Attorney for Children, and Parent Coordinator.

Sandra represents individuals in cases involving child custody, divorce, child support, and access in Maryland. She is often appointed to represent children in contested custody matters.

Legal disputes may be resolved through negotiation, litigation, mediation, or collaborative practice.

Sandra's focus has always been family law because it is what she finds most rewarding. It is an area of law where her patience, reflective listening skills, and ability to sympathize is helpful.
Robert Siegel
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(410) 760-9433 7310 Ritchie Highway
Suite 910
Glen Burnie, MD 21061
Anne Arundel County, MD Family Law Lawyer with 20 years experience
Family, Bankruptcy, Criminal and DUI
University of Baltimore School of Law
Robert A. Siegel is a life-long Maryland resident having grown up in Montgomery County. Robert graduated from the University of Maryland with a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting. Soon thereafter, Robert passed the CPA exam and gained valuable experience working at a Fortune 500 Company. Not satisfied with a desk job, Robert went back to school to fulfill his childhood dream of becoming a courtroom lawyer. In 1998, Robert graduated Cum Laude from the University of Baltimore School of Law and passed the Bar. The next year, Robert was admitted to practice in the...
Tara Frame
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Anne Arundel County, MD Family Law Attorney with 24 years experience
(410) 255-0373 8562 Fort Smallwood Rd
Pasadena, MD 21122
Family, Estate Planning, Personal Injury and Probate
University of Baltimore School of Law
I provide families with peace of mind by creating and implementing customized estate plans based on the person's and family's unique circumstances and needs, including wills, powers of attorney, trusts, and deeds.
When a loved one dies, I handle all aspects of the probate and estate administration process so the family doesn't have to.
Evan M. Koslow
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Anne Arundel County, MD Family Law Attorney with 8 years experience
(443) 482-5141 420 Chinquapin Round Road
Suite 203
Annapolis, MD 21401
Family, Divorce and Domestic Violence
University of Baltimore School of Law
Evan Koslow is an experienced family law and civil litigation trial attorney who has spent nearly ten years building a career in the legal profession, which includes working in federal and state governments, as well as in the private sector. Before joining an Annapolis family law firm, Evan served as the Judicial Law Clerk for the Honorable Julia B. Weatherly in the Circuit Court for Prince George's County. The clerkship with Judge Weatherly afforded Evan the opportunity to participate directly in the judicial decision-making process and gain firsthand insight into factors and evidence judges find persuasive. Evan received...
Jessica E Zadjura
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Anne Arundel County, MD Family Law Attorney with 7 years experience
1910 Towne Centre Boulevard
Suite 250
Annapolis, MD 21401
Free ConsultationFamily and Estate Planning
University of Baltimore School of Law
Jessica Zadjura was born and lived in Prince George's County until graduating high school and then relocated to Anne Arundel County where she currently resides. She has been active in the Howard County Women's Bar Association for the past 4 years, serving on the executive board for the past 3 years. Jessica believes in giving back to the community. She volunteers her time by participating in Wills for Heroes, a pro bono program created after September 11, 2001 to provide first responders and their families with essential estate planning documents. She also volunteers one day a month at the family...
Joshua Ortega
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Anne Arundel County, MD Family Law Lawyer with 5 years experience
(410) 760-6008 8023 Ritchie Highway
Suite A
Pasadena, MD 21122
Family, Criminal and Personal Injury
Charlotte School of law
Attorney Joshua T. Ortega has dedicated his career to protecting the rights of others in the face of complicated legal situations. Mr. Ortega has experience in a wide range of criminal and civil matters - including criminal and civil defense, family law, and personal injury cases. Mr. Ortega's most valuable asset, which sets him apart as an attorney, is his dedication to the needs of his clients. As a zealous advocate, Mr. Ortega gives his clients a powerful voice in and out of the courtroom.
Jenna L Forman Clothier
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Anne Arundel County, MD Family Law Lawyer with 4 years experience
(410) 878-7230 802 Landmark Dr Suite 111
Glen Burnie, MD 21061
Family, DUI and Immigration
University of Baltimore School of Law
Jenna Forman Clothier worked as a law clerk for The Law Office of Alan S. Forman, LLC while attending law school in the evening at the University of Baltimore School of Law. Upon admission to the Bar in Maryland in December 2014, Jenna continued to work at The Law Office of Alan S. Forman as an Associate. Jenna was admitted to the Maryland Bar in December 2014. Her practice includes family law, adoption, and immigration. In 2005, Jenna graduated from the School of Hotel Administration at Cornell University with a Bachelor of Science. She continued...
Kevin W. Smit
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Anne Arundel County, MD Family Law Lawyer with 8 years experience
(443) 749-5111 7467 Ridge Rd
#100
Hanover, MD 21076
Family, Divorce and Domestic Violence
University of Baltimore School of Law
Patrick Joseph Crawford
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Anne Arundel County, MD Family Law Attorney with 17 years experience
(410) 216-7905 170 West Street
Annapolis, MD 21401
Family and Divorce
University of Notre Dame
Patrick is not like other family law attorneys. Patrick has a boutique legal practice in which he provides high-quality service to a small number of clients. His practice is small, and that is how he likes it. He is the only attorney in his office. Having a small practice allows Patrick to provide a highly personalized service in which he gets to know each client and delivers representation that is tailored to achieve that client’s unique goals. He is aggressive while also being careful to avoid wasteful efforts and strategies that usually serve only to increase the client’s legal fees....
Valerie E Anias
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Anne Arundel County, MD Family Law Lawyer
(410) 919-1790 20 Ridgely Avenue
Suite 204
Annapolis, MD 21401
Free ConsultationFamily, Divorce, Domestic Violence and Landlord Tenant
University of Baltimore School of Law
Valerie E. Anias is a founding member of ERA Law Group, LLC. She leads the family law, estate litigation, and mediation sections of the firm’s practice in Annapolis, Maryland. Val brings compassion, understanding, and thoroughness to the table when taking on a case. She is passionate about assisting underrepresented individuals and advocates for her clients irrespective of their gender, race, sexual orientation, family status, etc. Whether the issue involves a child custody dispute, divorce, adoption, or conflicts in an Estate, Val’s approach provides her clients with top notch legal representation and ensures that her clients’ rights...
Jason Ostendorf
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Maryland Family Law Lawyer with 12 years experience

Law Office of Jason Ostendorf LLC proudly represents Maryland residents in appeals, family law matters, personal injury and consumer protection cases. Mr. Ostendorf has built a solid reputation as a Baltimore, Maryland... Read More »
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Fredric Gary Antenberg
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Maryland Family Law Lawyer with 45 years experience

University of BaltimoreMaryland and U.S. Supreme Court
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Nancy Weller
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Anne Arundel County, MD Family Law Lawyer with 30 years experience
(410) 263-3660 22 1/2 West Street
Annapolis, MD 21401
Family, Arbitration & Mediation, Divorce and Estate Planning
University of Baltimore School of Law
I help people separate and divorce with dignity outside of court through mediation, collaborative practice, and legal coaching. I believe families can continue to be families after divorce.
Richard S. Granat
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Anne Arundel County, MD Family Law Lawyer with 52 years experience
(561) 622-9971 1125 West Street
Suite 200
Annapolis, MD 21401
Free ConsultationFamily, Divorce and Estate Planning
Columbia School of Law, Columbia University
I run a virtual law firm in Maryland for pro se litigants in family law. I am the author of "How to Do Your Own Divorce in Maryland, Virginia, and the District of Columbia," and "Divorce: A Do-It-Yourself Manual For Marylanders," I am committed to the concept of the low cost divorce - the divorce that doesn't break your bank.

I was previous Co-Chair of the ELawyering Task Force of the Law Practice Management Section of the American Bar Association, whose mission is to help lawyers deliver legal affordable legal services over the Internet to clients of...
Michael J. O'Shea
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Anne Arundel County, MD Family Law Lawyer
(443) 749-5111 7467 Ridge Rd
#100
Hanover, MD 21076
Family, Divorce, Personal Injury and Products Liability
University of Maryland School of Law
K. Lynn Carter
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Anne Arundel County, MD Family Law Lawyer with 2 years experience
(443) 205-1432 1835 Forest Drive, Suite D-3
Annapolis, MD 21401
Family, Divorce, Estate Planning and Real Estate
Charlotte School of Law
Lynn attended Law School in Charlotte, North Carolina and graduated in December 2015. While in school, Lynn served as a judicial intern to the Honorable Albert Diaz in the United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit, the Honorable Wanda G. Bryant in the North Carolina State Court of Appeals, and the Honorable Robert C. Conrad in the United States District Court for the Western District of North Carolina. In addition to her judicial internships, Lynn interned with the Senior Vice President and Regional Legal Counsel for Balfour Beatty Construction-the 3rd largest builder in the country. Lynn also took...
Timothy E. Howie
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Anne Arundel County, MD Family Law Lawyer with 30 years experience
(443) 749-5111 7467 Ridge Rd
#100
Hanover, MD 21076
Family, Divorce and Personal Injury
University of North Carolina School of Law
Joseph Harvey Lamore
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Anne Arundel County, MD Family Law Attorney with 24 years experience
(410) 760-4100 1415 Madison Park Dr
Glen Burnie, MD 21061
Family, Criminal, Divorce and Personal Injury
University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law
Joseph H. LaMore, Jr. is a former Assistant State's Attorney for Anne Arundel County and an honors graduate from the University of Maryland School of Law, with vast experience before all Maryland State and Federal Courts. He has been named to the Top 100 Trial Lawyers by the National Trial Lawyers association, named to the "SuperLawyers" list as published by Baltimore Magazine, and named a "Leading Lawyer" for Anne Arundel County, as published in What's Up? Annapolis Maganzine. Mr. LaMore provides representation in all Criminal Matters, Auto Accidents, Personal Injury, Wrongful Death and Family Law. He has been admitted to...
Charlotte Kingsley Weinstein
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Anne Arundel County, MD Family Law Lawyer with 20 years experience
(410) 280-2696 1 Park Place Suite 500
Annapolis, MD 21401
Family, Criminal, DUI and Divorce
University of Baltimore School of Law and The George Washington University Law School
Garland Hall
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Anne Arundel County, MD Family Law Lawyer with 11 years experience
(410) 787-0007 7420 Baltimore-Annapolis Boulevard
Glen Burnie, MD 21061
Free ConsultationFamily, Civil Rights, Criminal and Divorce
Widener University, School of Law
Are you thinking about filing for divorce? Are you unsure where to turn when it comes to dealing with child custody issues or a postnuptial agreement? If so, then you can’t afford to wait for the quality care that is so completely available at the Law Office of Garland C. Hall, LLC. Here, you will be treated with the careful understanding and help that is necessary. If you need a Glen Burnie divorce lawyer, then you don’t have to search any longer. The Law Office of Garland C. Hall, LLC consists of a team of legal professionals who will make...
Diana Valle
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Anne Arundel County, MD Family Law Attorney
(301) 340-1911 1997 Annapolis Exchange Pkwy
Ste 300
Annapolis, MD 21401
Family, Bankruptcy and Foreclosure Defense
American University Washington College of Law and University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law
Diana Valle offers a comprehensive, individually tailored approach to legal representation. Every client is assessed not only to analyze the correct legal course and strategy but to offer general ancillary assistance on other issues. For example, a client with a bankruptcy problem may also need tax assistance, while a client who is in foreclosure may need a bankruptcy.

Ms. Valle's interest in the law stemmed from her sense of justice and fair play for all. The challenges of learning the law coupled with her passion for justice peaked Ms. Valle's interest in pursuing a legal career. Ms....
Philip Dales III
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Anne Arundel County, MD Family Law Attorney with 45 years experience
(410) 263-0200 113 Cathedral St.
Annapolis, MD 21401
Free ConsultationFamily, Divorce, Domestic Violence and Personal Injury
University of Miami School of Law and University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law
We offer hands-on direct lawyer to client personal service and access. We have been to all of local county courts and have helped clients with a side variety of problems from personal injuries incurred by a defective product, vehicular and boating collisions, falls, bites, and health care errors as examples, to real estate problems from property line issues, title defects, easements, transferable development options, to divorce and financial settlements, and in wills and probate conflicts or administration. We also offer mediation services.
Dawn Merino
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Anne Arundel County, MD Family Law Attorney with 26 years experience
(410) 768-6733 105 Padfield Boulevard
Glen Burnie, MD 21061
Family, Divorce and Domestic Violence
Dawn Merino has been providing legal services and mediation to the people of Glen Burnie, Maryland, and the surrounding areas for over twenty years. Specializing in family law, Dawn’s clients remain grateful for her assistance during the most difficult phase of their lives. We offer legal services and mediation for matters including divorce, separation, child custody, and domestic violence.
Kelley Spigel
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Anne Arundel County, MD Family Law Attorney with 7 years experience
(410) 991-2792 7310 Ritchie Highway
Suite 401
Glen Burnie, MD 21061
Free ConsultationFamily and Divorce
Kelley was born and raised in Baltimore County.

She received her undergraduate degree in Criminal Justice from Northeastern University in Boston, Massachusetts. Kelley returned to Baltimore and earned her law degree from the University of Baltimore School of Law. Kelley was a Rule 16 student attorney in the Family Law Clinic, where she assisted clients in protective order and divorce matters. Prior to opening her own practice, Kelley was an associate at the Law Office of Garland C. Hall in Glen Burnie. For the last 3 years, Kelley was named among the 10 best attorneys in client satisfaction by the American...
Richard Trunnell
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Anne Arundel County, MD Family Law Lawyer with 31 years experience
(410) 721-7169 2101 Defense Hwy
Crofton, MD 21114
Family, Criminal, DUI and Divorce
University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law
Are you searching for reliable help from an attorney in Crofton? You have come to the right place! At Trunnell Law, you can have confidence that your case rests in reliable and dedicated hands. Attorney Richard R. Trunnell obtained his Juris Doctorate from the University of Maryland School of Law. Prior to that, he received his Bachelor of Arts degree at Gettysburg College. He is a member of the Maryland State Bar, the Pennsylvania State Bar, and the United States District Court for the District of Maryland. Attorney Matthew D. Skipper attended Grove City College, where he obtained his Bachelor...
Lorrianne Jeanette Rice
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Anne Arundel County, MD Family Law Lawyer with 24 years experience
(410) 443-0469 Suite 205
Annapolis , MD 21401
Family, Bankruptcy, Divorce and Tax
University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law
Keith Krissoff
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Anne Arundel County, MD Family Law Attorney with 39 years experience
(443) 808-0255 137 Mitchells Chance Road, Suite 300
Edgewater, MD 21037
Family, Criminal, DUI and Personal Injury
University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law
Joseph Robert Laumann
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Anne Arundel County, MD Family Law Lawyer with 21 years experience
(410) 216-9822 1160 Spa Rd, Ste 3C
Annapolis, MD 21403
Free ConsultationFamily, Criminal, Divorce and Domestic Violence
Western Michigan University Cooley Law School
Admitted to Practice: Maryland: June 1998 Wisconsin: May 1999 District of Columbia: May 2000 Attorney Laumann was born and raised in Wisconsin, graduating from Palmyra Eagle High in 1987. In 1992, Attorney Laumann graduated from the University of Wisconsin - Oshkosh with a B.S. in Criminal Justice and Political Science. After attending The Thomas Cooley Law School in Lansing, Michigan, Attorney Laumann moved to Maryland in 1997, where he began the Law Office of Joseph Laumann in June 1998.
Shereese Matthews
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Anne Arundel County, MD Family Law Attorney with 1 year experience
(443) 205-1435 1835 Forest Drive
Suite D-3
Annapolis, MD 21401
Family, Divorce, Estate Planning and Real Estate
Charlotte School of Law
Shereese earned her Bachelors in Business Administration from Howard University in 2009, and was awarded her J.D. degree from Charlotte School of Law in 2017. During her law school career, Shereese worked in the School's Wills Practitioner's Clinic where she primarily assisted members of the community with their estate planning needs. Shereese also served as the President of the Christian Legal Society during her final two years of law school. .


Before beginning her legal career, Shereese worked several years in the Office of Sponsored Programs at Howard University
Stacey B. Rice
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Anne Arundel County, MD Family Law Attorney with 17 years experience
(443) 333-4343 23 West Street
First Floor
Annapolis, MD 21401
Family
University of Baltimore School of Law
Cynthia A. Hawkins Clark
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Anne Arundel County, MD Family Law Lawyer with 21 years experience
(410) 990-0090 129 Lubrano Dr
#202
Annapolis, MD 21401
Family and Divorce
Cynthia H. Clark joined the Law Offices of Paula J. Peters in January 2012 after more than 15 years of legal practice both in law firms and corporate firms throughout Maryland and the District of Columbia. In February of 2015, she became a partner in the firm, which changed to Cynthia H. Clark & Associates, P.A. With the retirement of the firm’s founder, Cynthia H. Clark becomes the principal of the new firm, Cynthia H. Clark & Associates, LLC.
David Christopher Martino
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Anne Arundel County, MD Family Law Lawyer with 24 years experience
(410) 777-8043 1910 Towne Centre Blvd
Suite 250
Annapolis, MD 21401
Family, Criminal, Divorce and Domestic Violence
General practice handling family law, contract, criminal law, and personal injury matters. I also offer services for mediation, legal research, and appellate practice (administrative and state court). Limited scope representation is available for clients of limited means or to fill in for an attorney who has a conflict or emergency.
Paula J Peters
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Anne Arundel County, MD Family Law Lawyer
(410) 990-0090 129 Lubrano Dr
#202
Annapolis, MD 21401
Family and Divorce
Paula said “I believe that as an attorney, not only do we vigorously represent our clients but also we have an obligation to look at the law as it exists and as it applies to people and to do what we can to make the law more equitable for everyone.” To “walk the walk”, Paula Peters has had a major role in revising family law since 1980.
Nevin Lawrence Young
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Anne Arundel County, MD Family Law Attorney with 14 years experience
(410) 710-9622 170 West Street
Annapolis, MD 21401
Family, Divorce, Estate Planning and Real Estate
The George Washington University Law School
Nevin Young practiced with an Annapolis law firm for 10 years before founding Burlington & Young, LLP, along with his partner Elizabeth Burlington. He has tried hundreds of cases in the State of Maryland and looks forward to discussing your case with you. Burlington & Young, LLP, has offices in both Annapolis and Church Hill, Maryland, in order to better serve its clients. Call now for a free telephone consultation.
Nicholas Exarhakis
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Anne Arundel County, MD Family Law Attorney with 38 years experience
(410) 224-7464 132 Holiday Court
Annapolis, MD 21401
Family, Divorce, Domestic Violence and Estate Planning
Georgetown University School of Law
Stephanie Morris
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Anne Arundel County, MD Family Law Lawyer with 18 years experience
(202) 536-2353 P.O. Box 1280
Edgewater, MD 21037
Family, Criminal, DUI and Divorce
Nataly C Mendocilla Esq
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Anne Arundel County, MD Family Law Attorney
(800) 806-8401 1997 Annapolis Exchange Pkwy
Suite 300
Annapolis, MD 21401
Family, Divorce, Domestic Violence and Immigration
Patricia Stephenson
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Anne Arundel County, MD Family Law Lawyer with 33 years experience
(410) 768-0430 791 Aquahart Road
Suite 122
Glen Burnie, MD 21061
Family, Divorce and Estate Planning
Wayne State University Law School
David Louis Ruben
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Anne Arundel County, MD Family Law Attorney with 28 years experience
(410) 766-4044 7550 Teague Road, Suite 405
Hanover, MD 21076
Family, Bankruptcy and Divorce
Laura Penn Shanley
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Anne Arundel County, MD Family Law Attorney with 19 years experience
(410) 279-3874 170 West St
PO Box 3417
Annapolis, MD 21403
Family, Arbitration & Mediation, Divorce and Estate Planning
Christina Michelle Bayne
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Anne Arundel County, MD Family Law Lawyer with 16 years experience
(410) 590-9401 7310 Ritchie Hwy.
Suite 900
Glen Burnie, MD 21061
Family and Workers' Comp
University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law
Alan S. Forman
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Anne Arundel County, MD Family Law Lawyer
(410) 878-7230 802 Landmark Drive
Suite 111
Glen Burnie, MD 21061
Family, Divorce, Domestic Violence and Estate Planning
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Anne Arundel County Family Legal Aid & Pro Bono Services

Maryland Volunteer Lawyers Service, Inc.
(410) 547-6537
Baltimore, MD


Legal Aid Bureau, Inc.
(410) 539-5340
Baltimore, MD

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Dealing with family law issues?

Family law generally concerns domestic relations and family-related matters such as marriage, civil unions, domestic partnerships, adoptions, paternity, guardianships, domestic abuse, surrogacy, child custody, child abduction, the dissolution of marriage and associated issues. Each state has its own set of family laws, and traveling across state borders can sometimes affect your rights and those of your family.

Contrary to popular belief, seeking the advice of a family law attorney does not necessarily mean that something is amiss in your family. A family law attorney can help negotiate prenuptial/premarital agreements for clients in anticipation of marriage or advise same-sex couples on relevant legal issues affecting their relationship. They also can help with adoption proceedings and other procedures involving children.

Family law attorneys often do represent clients seeking a divorce, annulment or legal separation, and the complicated issues that can arise as a result. Although domestic abuse is a criminal offense, some family law attorneys are skilled at handling these situations, as they are often entangled with other family law issues.

Some jurisdictions certify lawyers as family law specialists, which means these attorneys have met the certifying body's minimum requirements for education, experience, and examination.


No-Fault Proceeding: A civil case in which parties may resolve their dispute without a formal finding of error or fault.

Paternity Suit: A lawsuit to determine the father of a child whose parents were not married when the child was born.