How to calculate child support in Maryland

11 Nov 2019

How to Calculate Child Support in Maryland (UPDATED: November 2019)

Understanding How to Calculate Child Support in Maryland On October 1, 2018, Maryland expanded the mutual consent divorce law to include married couples who have minor children in common. Under the new law, divorcing parents of minor children will be able to forgo the one-year separation period and obtain a divorce on mutual consent grounds as…

How Much Does a Divorce Cost in Maryland? Factors & Resources to Consider

23 Oct 2017

How Much Does a Divorce Cost in Maryland?

{Updated from original post on October 5, 2016}  One of the questions that we get asked most frequently by new and prospective family law clients is ” how much does a divorce cost? ”  It’s certainly an understandable question. People who are facing separation and divorce are typically frightened, overwhelmed and looking for quantifiable information to…

Man beating up his wife illustrating domestic violence

14 Jul 2017

Domestic Violence Proceedings Now Evidence in Divorce Court

An important bill was passed by Maryland state legislatures that will offer protection to domestic violence victims as the proceed with a divorce. Maryland House Bill 293 was introduced in January and passed unanimously by both the senate and the house of representatives. The wording was changed slightly from the original bill, but remains essentially…