Maryland Child Custody Laws & Lawyer

Montgomery County divorce lawyers in Maryland

This article by Maryland child custody lawyer is intended to provide general information regarding Maryland child custody laws. For advice on your specific case please book your consultation with us.

Valuation of Business in Divorce Cases in Maryland

Divorce law and lawyers for doctors and dentists

Maryland courts undertake a three-step process to determine whether a monetary award should be granted for a property, and if so, how much. The three (3) step process is: A) Determining whether a property is marital, B) Determining the value of the property that is determined to be marital, and C) Considering the statutory factors […]

Setting Aside Separation Agreements in Maryland

Divorce & Custody in Maryland When Spouses Live Together

In Maryland, it is very challenging to set aside a Marital Settlement Agreement, commonly also known as a Separation Agreement or Separation and Property Settlement Agreement (hereinafter referred to as “Separation Agreement”). While there are numerous ways to attack a Maryland Separation Agreement, the likelihood of success is low, primarily because under Maryland law Separation […]

Divorce & Custody in Maryland When Spouses Live Together

Divorce & Custody in Maryland When Spouses Live Together

The Court of Appeals of Maryland decided in Ricketts v. Ricketts, 903 A2d 857, 393 Md 479 (2006) that a spouse could file and maintain a case for limited divorce and custody even if the couple live together. The Court’s decision in Ricketts stands for the proposition that withholding marital relations could be a ground […]