Maryland Legal News & Guides

The latest articles from James Crawford Law on Maryland legal news, how-to guides, and more.

How to Change a Court Order for Child Custody in Maryland

Situations change as life goes on. If you find that your custody arrangement no longer is in the...

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The Difference Between a DUI and a DWI in Maryland

When it comes to Maryland law, one letter makes a lot of difference. For example, a DUI and a DWI

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How to Get a Fast Divorce: 13 Tips to Shorten Your Time in Court

A seamless, fast divorce seems nice and easy in theory. However, depending on your relationship,...

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What to Expect From a Divorce in Maryland: Frequently Asked Questions

Divorce proceedings intimidate the toughest of people – and that’s before navigating specific...

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How to File for Divorce in Maryland: Your Step-by-Step Outline

If you’ve decided to leave an unhealthy marriage, then you’ll want to know how to file for a...

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Grounds for Divorce: Legal Reasons to Separate in Maryland

In Maryland, separating couples usually need to offer “grounds” – basically a legal term for...

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What Happens When You Get a DUI: 3 Considerations for First-Time Offenders

Getting a DUI can be terrifying. For many, it’s their first and only criminal offense, with no...

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Jail for Child Porn Distribution & Other Punishments for Convictions

Federal child pornography laws are extremely harsh. After all, they’re designed to protect some...

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How Much Does a Divorce Cost in Maryland?

If you’re not prepared, a divorce will cost you more than you expect. With over 50 percent of...

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The Two Types of Divorce in Maryland: Which Should You Choose?

Just like every marriage is different – every divorce is different, too.

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