• What Does the Court Consider When Determining Child Custody?

      Are you going through a divorce and want to spend as much time as possible with your children after it is all said and done? You will need to push for primary child custody rights . You will also need ...

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    • Shared Physical Custody and Shared Child Support Guidelines in Maryland

      The notion of shared physical custody is not well defined in Maryland case law. Parents typically think of shared physical custody as 50/50 or even time with their children. However, that is rarely ...

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    • Divorce Is A Better Alternative For Many People

      Since Henry the Eighth first obtained a divorce from the Archbishop of Canterbury in 1533, divorce has had a long and tortuous history. Henry the Eighth was motivated by a desire to marry Anne Boleyn ...

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    • "Mutual Consent" - New grounds for Maryland Divorce

      October 1, 2015 introduced new grounds for divorce in Maryland. Divorce by "mutual consent" is now available to certain couples in Maryland. Why is this development of significance? "Mutual consent" ...

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    • Father's Rights

      By David C. Gardner There are many references to "father's rights" in divorce law. As a divorce lawyer, we usually represent both mothers and fathers, and it is rare that an attorney only represents ...

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    • "Mutual Consent" - New grounds for Maryland Divorce

      October 1, 2015 introduced new grounds for divorce in Maryland. Divorce by "mutual consent" is now available to certain couples in Maryland. Why is this development of significance? "Mutual consent" ...

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    • Father's Rights

      By David C. Gardner There are many references to "father's rights" in divorce law. As a divorce lawyer, we usually represent both mothers and fathers, and it is rare that an attorney only represents ...

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    • Same-Sex Marriage Legalization Extends to All 50 States

      Maryland is a noteworthy state when it comes to same-sex marriage. In 1973, it was the first state to define marriage as a union between a man and a woman, thus prohibiting same-sex marriage. From ...

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    • Dividing marital property at the time of divorce

      Each state has developed it's own statutory laws which govern the division of property at the time of divorce. In Maryland, the legislature has adopted a three step process which requires the court to ...

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    • Same-Sex Marriage Legalization Extends to All 50 States

      Maryland is a noteworthy state when it comes to same-sex marriage. In 1973, it was the first state to define marriage as a union between a man and a woman, thus prohibiting same-sex marriage. From ...

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    • What Does the Court Consider When Determining Child Custody?

      Are you going through a divorce and want to spend as much time as possible with your children after it is all said and done? You will need to push for primary child custody rights . You will also need ...

      Read More
    • Shared Physical Custody and Shared Child Support Guidelines in Maryland

      The notion of shared physical custody is not well defined in Maryland case law. Parents typically think of shared physical custody as 50/50 or even time with their children. However, that is rarely ...

      Read More
    • Visitation Schedules in Maryland

      There is no standard visitation schedule in the Maryland courts. The standard schedule used to be every other weekend from Friday evening until Sunday evening, alternating holidays, and two weeks for ...

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