• Does Maryland Have Legal Separation?

      Each state has established its own laws about legal separations and divorces. While all states authorize divorce, not all states allow for legal separations. So, where does Maryland stand on the ...

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    • Is Alimony Guaranteed in Maryland Divorce Cases?

      If you are headed toward divorce in Annapolis, or anywhere else in Maryland, you may be wondering if alimony is guaranteed in all of the state’s divorce cases. In a word, “no.” Alimony (spousal ...

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    • FAQ: Holiday Visitation and Child Custody

      The holidays are here and, before you start planning your Thanksgiving dinner or decking the halls, you should fully understand your holiday visitation plan. The better you understand it or clarify ...

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    • Managing Child Custody Over the Holidays

      Now that it’s November, the holiday season is upon us. For many, the upcoming weeks mean eggnog, pumpkin pie, turkey, Christmas lights outside the house, family holiday traditions, hot chocolate, ...

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    • Successful Co-Parenting During Divorce

      If you’re a parent who is headed toward divorce , you may be worried about how the divorce is going to affect your children and your relationship with them. These are valid concerns indeed, especially ...

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    • Can Parents Stop Paying Child Support for These Reasons?

      When parents are ordered to pay child support as a part of a paternity or divorce action, there’s often a lot they still don’t know about how child support works in Maryland. Each state has different ...

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    • Can Parents Stop Paying Child Support for These Reasons?

      When parents are ordered to pay child support as a part of a paternity or divorce action, there’s often a lot they still don’t know about how child support works in Maryland. Each state has different ...

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    • Co-Parenting Birthday Parties

      Should Divorced Parents Spend Time Together with Their Child? A common decision that divorcing parent’s face is that of figuring out if they will spend their children’s birthday and other parties ...

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    • Common Child Custody Disputes During the Holidays

      It’s never easy to figure out a child custody schedule, especially during the busy holiday season. Divorced couples often argue about which parent will get to spend the holiday with the kids. When ...

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    • 5 Common Mistakes Fathers Make During Their Divorce

      Going through divorce can be emotionally draining, and can leave you more susceptible to taking actions that you might later regret. For fathers, it is especially important to be aware of potential ...

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    • Managing Child Custody Over the Holidays

      Now that it’s November, the holiday season is upon us. For many, the upcoming weeks mean eggnog, pumpkin pie, turkey, Christmas lights outside the house, family holiday traditions, hot chocolate, ...

      Read More
    • Successful Co-Parenting During Divorce

      If you’re a parent who is headed toward divorce , you may be worried about how the divorce is going to affect your children and your relationship with them. These are valid concerns indeed, especially ...

      Read More
    • Managing Child Custody Over the Holidays

      Now that it’s November, the holiday season is upon us. For many, the upcoming weeks mean eggnog, pumpkin pie, turkey, Christmas lights outside the house, family holiday traditions, hot chocolate, ...

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    • Domestic Violence & Divorce in Maryland

      If you’re a victim of domestic violence , please understand that it can happen to anyone. Contrary to popular belief, domestic violence does not only affect people who are poor and uneducated, or on ...

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    • Does Maryland Grant No-Fault Divorce?

      In the United States, we have what are called “no-fault” divorce states and “mixed states,” which grant fault-based divorces and no-fault divorces. Maryland is a mixed state because it grants no-fault ...

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    • Domestic Violence & Divorce in Maryland

      If you’re a victim of domestic violence , please understand that it can happen to anyone. Contrary to popular belief, domestic violence does not only affect people who are poor and uneducated, or on ...

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    • Maryland Custody Laws for Unmarried Parents

      Maryland Custody Laws for Unmarried Parents When it comes to child custody for unmarried parents, the laws in Maryland are somewhat similar to the laws for married couples with children. Either the ...

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    • What Are the Benefits of Mediation?

      Have you decided it’s time to leave your spouse? Are you worried that you won’t be able to afford the legal fees and court costs? If you think you and your spouse are capable of sitting down and ...

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    • Common Alimony Questions

      Spousal support is a common legal dispute among divorced couples, which is why we want to take the time to answer some of the questions we are commonly asked about this particular subject. What Is ...

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    • Does Maryland Have Legal Separation?

      Each state has established its own laws about legal separations and divorces. While all states authorize divorce, not all states allow for legal separations. So, where does Maryland stand on the ...

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    • PROBLEMS WITH MILITARY PENSIONS IN MARYLAND DIVORCE

      The non-military spouse’s portion of a military pension can be obliterated in the event the military spouse converts, at any time, from a pension to a disability payment. In the Supreme Court case of ...

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    • Will Divorce Affect My Military Benefits?

      From a legal point of view, military divorces are the same as civilian divorces . The process is the same, but there may be additional factors that can complicate your military divorce. As a military ...

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    • Does Maryland Grant No-Fault Divorce?

      In the United States, we have what are called “no-fault” divorce states and “mixed states,” which grant fault-based divorces and no-fault divorces. Maryland is a mixed state because it grants no-fault ...

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    • Does Maryland Grant No-Fault Divorce?

      In the United States, we have what are called “no-fault” divorce states and “mixed states,” which grant fault-based divorces and no-fault divorces. Maryland is a mixed state because it grants no-fault ...

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    • Benefits of a Prenuptial Agreement in Maryland

      Prenuptial agreements , prenups, often come with a negative connotation to couples planning to marry. Some see the drafting of an agreement as having doubt in the marriage. While prenups do ease the ...

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    • What Is Equitable Distribution of Property?

      Equitable distribution of property is a court decision regarding the fairest and most equitable division of property for a divorcing couple. When it comes to dividing property during divorce, ...

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    • Can I Get My Down Payment for My House Back?

      One question that is commonly asked by couples during their divorce is whether or not they can get the down payment for their home back if it was paid before their marriage. In this blog, we explain ...

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    • Maryland Divorce and Retirement Accounts

      Under Maryland divorce law, retirement accounts, such as defined pension plans, IRAs, 401k, 403b, 457b and TSP's are considered martial property unless the contents were acquired prior to the ...

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    • Domestic Violence & Divorce in Maryland

      If you’re a victim of domestic violence , please understand that it can happen to anyone. Contrary to popular belief, domestic violence does not only affect people who are poor and uneducated, or on ...

      Read More
    • Does Maryland Have Legal Separation?

      Each state has established its own laws about legal separations and divorces. While all states authorize divorce, not all states allow for legal separations. So, where does Maryland stand on the ...

      Read More
    • Common Alimony Questions

      Spousal support is a common legal dispute among divorced couples, which is why we want to take the time to answer some of the questions we are commonly asked about this particular subject. What Is ...

      Read More
    • Can I Get My Down Payment for My House Back?

      One question that is commonly asked by couples during their divorce is whether or not they can get the down payment for their home back if it was paid before their marriage. In this blog, we explain ...

      Read More
    • Is Alimony Guaranteed in Maryland Divorce Cases?

      If you are headed toward divorce in Annapolis, or anywhere else in Maryland, you may be wondering if alimony is guaranteed in all of the state’s divorce cases. In a word, “no.” Alimony (spousal ...

      Read More