Father’s Rights: Dispelling the Myths.

Father’s rights is an issue that comes across my door often. Many times it is father’s who are being denied access to their children by the children’s mother who is angry with the father, and takes it out on the child. This is not okay. In the State of Maryland, both parents have equal rights…

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Attorney Hillman is spreading her wings!

Beginning Wednesday, October 19th, and continuing each Wednesday thereafter, Attorney Hillman will be hosting a weekly blog radio show. On the show, she will be providing information on various legal and social topics. We want you to be a part of the show. You can call in and listen to the show by dialing (215)…

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Child support vs. Visitation: The Great Struggle.

Many clients will call my office needing advice because they are paying child support, yet being denied or limited in their visitation with the child(ren) in some way.  Logically, if you are paying for something, you should receive something in return, right? Well, not necessarily.  You see, child support is an obligation that each parent…

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Married with no kids in common and seeking a divorce?

On October 1, 2015, new divorce laws went into effect in Maryland.  You and your spouse may be able to get a divorce based on mutual consent, and may not be required to be separated for one year prior to filing for divorce. To find out if you can proceed under Maryland’s new mutual consent grounds,…

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Do you have a family law matter but not thousands of dollars for a retainer? Consider “unbundled” legal services with our office.

The Law Office now does “unbundled” or limited scope family law matters.  For example, if you only need legal documents to be reviewed, we can do that for you without having you pay an extraordinary retainer fee that is normally associated with family law matters.  Limited scope representation allows you to address your concerns and…

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