Maryland Law Blog

How Long Does a Divorce Take in Maryland?

November 15, 2021

To you and your spouse, your relationship may be over; but legally, it continues until the final divorce papers are signed. Divorce can be a long, lengthy process, or it can be relatively quick. Various factors will affect how long the divorce process takes. Keep reading to get a better understanding of what affects the […]

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Why Hire a Local Divorce Lawyer

November 5, 2021

If you and/or your spouse have decided to file for divorce, the next thing you need to do is hire a divorce attorney in Maryland. Sure, you have plenty of options for divorce attorneys, but people often opt for local divorce attorneys, and here’s why. They Have Connections Local divorce attorneys work in your area […]

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What are the Common Legal Grounds for Divorce?

October 15, 2021

In Maryland, married couples who wish to separate usually need a justified reason, known as “grounds”, to get divorced. These grounds are a way to show to the court that you and your spouse have an actual reason to end the marriage. There are two types of divorce couples can seek ーlimited divorce and absolute […]

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How to Choose the Right Divorce Lawyer for You

October 5, 2021

Going through a divorce can be one of the most arduous and difficult times in your life. While some couples are able to settle amicably with limited litigation, others go through long and intricate court proceedings. Trying to go through a divorce without your own personal divorce attorney isn’t a wise move. Alan Billian has […]

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Who Pays for a Lawyer in Divorce?

August 24, 2021

One question that Maryland divorce attorneys are often asked is “Who pays for the divorce?” Until your lawyer has specific information that relates to your divorce proceedings, the short answer is “it depends”. Keep reading to learn what fees you can expect to pay and who is responsible for paying attorney fees during a divorce.  […]

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Why Hire a Lawyer that Concentrates on Divorce

August 13, 2021

Sometimes people feel as if they don’t need an attorney for their divorce proceedings. Although a do-it-yourself divorce may be acceptable in some situations, most people should consider hiring a lawyer that concentrates on divorce. Take a look at some of these top reasons why you should hire an attorney that concentrates on divorce. They […]

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Both Parents Have Rights: What it Means to Work With A Parents’ Rights Attorney

July 6, 2021

It takes two to make a baby, and the court certainly recognizes that fact. In Maryland, the court presumes both natural parents as the natural custodians of their children and doesn’t favor the mother or father. So what does that mean for child custody? Here are the areas where a parents’ rights attorney can help. […]

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What to Expect During a Consultation With a Divorce Lawyer

May 1, 2021

Divorces can be scary and overwhelming. Few people want to sit down with a divorce lawyer and discuss their situation. Emotions are generally high, so it is important you understand what to expect during your initial consultation. Review what to expect from your divorce lawyer, what you should do during a consultation, and how the […]

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Do De facto Parents Have Child Custody Rights?

April 16, 2021

Nowadays, families are complex and come in a lot of different forms. You may have developed a loving, parent-child relationship with a child who is not biologically yours. The term “de facto parent” reflects the complexities of families and gives these parents certain rights to a child. If you want to learn more about the […]

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Can a Prenuptial Agreement be Modified or Revoked?

April 5, 2021

A prenuptial agreement, commonly referred to as a prenup, is a written contract that both parties agree to before getting married. This contract serves as the outline for legal rights acquired upon marriage and what happens once their marriage ends, either by divorce or by death. At times, couples want to alter, or even revoke, […]

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