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We understand how any family law matter or conflict can seem to take over your life. Let us help to guide you through the issue in both a professional and personal manner. Contact our Maryland office today via e-mail to schedule a free initial telephone consultation at a mutually convenient time or call us directly to find out more about our practice.
Helping You Build a New Beginning
People often think of the conflicts that arise in areas of family law in terms of loss and ending. We understand that matters of divorce are, for many people, intensely and emotionally charged with feelings of anger, resentment, loss or betrayal. As your counselor, part of our attorney’s job is to help you operate in a practical and productive manner to address matters such as support, property division or custody and to help you focus on building the right beginning to sustain you now and in the future.
Columbia Divorce & Family Law Lawyer
At the Law Offices of Cynthia M. Lifson conveniently located in Columbia, Towson, Owings Mills, and Annapolis, we provide thoughtful and reliable counsel in family law matters for our clients. Whether charting a course through a rocky divorce or planning for your future, we offer practical solutions built around your unique circumstances and designed to fit your life.
Domestic violence advocates applaud bill to broaden stalking statue
Repeated calls, emails, packages and even showing up at someone’s home or work may be insufficient to get a stalking conviction in Maryland.
In a divorce proceeding, effective October 1, 2017, a party may request to return to his or her former name up to 18 months after the date of divorce. This may eliminate the need for a separate procedure to legally change the name. [see Maryland Domestic Law Report, April 2017 p12]