Maryland Legal News & Guides: family law

Peace Orders In Maryland Explained

What Is a Peace Order?

A peace order is a court order. It is used to stop a certain person from...

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Women & Divorce In Maryland

 What Rights Do Women Have In a Divorce?

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Bank Accounts & Divorce

Some couples may decide to combine their assets when they get married. This is accomplished by...

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Frequently Asked Questions About Divorce In Maryland

In this blog, we will cover the most frequently asked questions in regards to divorce in Maryland....

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Marital Separation Agreements in Maryland

Separation agreements (also referred to as property settlement agreements or marital settlement...

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Child custody and Visitation - How to Spend Time With Your Child Post Divorce

What Types of Custody Are There?

Physical custody and legal custody are the only child custody...

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Fundamentals in Divorce: Grounds for Separation, Absolute vs limited Divorce

What Are The Current Kinds of Divorce in Maryland?

There are two primary types of divorce that can...

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Prenuptial Agreements in Maryland - Protect What’s Yours When It's Over.

Maryland Prenuptial Agreements

It is rather rare nowadays for married couples to not have a...

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Why Do Domestic Violence Victims Recant?

The main thing that sets domestic violence cases apart from other types of assault in Baltimore,...

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Understanding Child Custody and Protective Orders

Domestic abuse is a serious problem in this country. For many decades, it was swept quietly under a...

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Is a Maryland Protective Order Enforceable in Another State?

If you have had a protective order issued against you, it is important to know what you can and...

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Can Military Members Defend Property Forcefully in Maryland?

As a military member in Maryland, you may think that because you have a right to have weapons in...

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3 Tips for Negotiating Alimony – Striving for the Most Equitable Outcome

The spousal support side of divorce is a tricky one to navigate. When a judge reviews either side...

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Planning Your Divorce – Knowing The Three ‘Verses’

Editor's Note: This week we are revisiting posts and topics that are still relevant and important...

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Did COVID-19 Affect My Divorce Agreement? – The State of Family Law as the World Reopens

The COVID-19 Pandemic affected everyone in some way. Whether you lost someone close or lost your...

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Guide to Guardianship – A Comprehensive Look into Custody Arrangements

Dealing with divorce, medical hardship, or sudden loss is hard—especially if you ate taking care of...

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CPS and Divorce – When Two Tense Situations Mix

Many additional factors might make divorce that much more complicated—having Child Protective...

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Did I Commit Fraud? – A Guide to Fraud, Counterfeit, and Forgery

The United States federal government and the state of Maryland take fraud and fraud-related charges...

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Divorce Over 50 – A Guide to Late-Life Divorce

You might think it is not common, but late-life divorces happen much more frequently than imagined....

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Grandparents, Pets, and Holidays – A Gude To Family Life After Divorce

As someone with a family, you might have a few questions about aspects of your life that might...

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