Family law is an area that generally involves family-related and domestic issues such as marriage, civil unions, divorce, spousal abuse, property, spousal support, child custody and visitation, child support, as well as child abuse issues, and adoption.
Today, separation and/or divorce is a more complicated process than ever before. However, some significant changes in the law will go into effect in 2024 that will change the way many Marylanders will divorce in the future.
ATTENTION! While the information here is provided for general information, and was accurate when written, it is best to call and speak directly with me as legal principles that might appear to apply to your case may or may not be the best option for your situation. Many aspects of Family Law have changed in recent years and additional changes are always coming.
Recently, Maryland passed legislation that makes it a NO FAULT divorce state. This legislation is a major shift in the state’s divorce laws and has significant implications for Maryland couples seeking to dissolve their marriages.