There are no standardized alimony guidelines in Maryland. If you are eligible for alimony, the amount you will get (both how much and for how long) will be determined by evaluating the same eligibility factors outlined above.
Shelly has devoted her legal career to family matters both in and out of the courtroom. As a child of divorce and a person who has been divorced herself, Shelly understands the uncertainty and frustrations of custody and divorce... Read More
Ending a relationship with a spouse or partner is hard enough. Where you have a child in common, divorce or separation can take on another level of emotional strain and complexity. Where childless couples can make a clean break, parents must find way… Read More
The response to the novel Coronavirus COVID-19 has been hard for everyone. Unprecedented layoffs and strict stay-at-home orders have made life difficult and put a financial strain on families in Maryland and around the world. But for those in abusive… Read More
I know you were just doing your job, but it means so much more to me. You literally saved my son’s life. Thank you so much! Read More