Experience. Integrity. Excellence.
Legal Guidance When You Need it Most

Blog

Dealing With Debt During Your Divorce in Maryland

Money issues are one of the most common reasons couples divorce— which means hashing out who's responsible for what debts can be one of the most contentious parts of the divorce process. Luckily the lawyers at Lebovitz Law, LLC have experience with Maryland laws, and can help you determine which debts are whose responsibility.

Read More

What Happens if the Other Parent Is Not Following the Maryland Child Custody Order?

It's a common scenario: your ex-partner had the kids for the weekend and is late dropping them off. You drove to meet them, so you're frustrated, and this isn't the first time it's happened. You might find yourself wondering, does this qualify as not following the custody agreement? And if so, what can you do about it? We've put together a brief overview to get you started on answering that question, and any others that might arise.

Read More

What Separating Parents Need to Know About Child Support in Maryland

Ending a relationship is never easy, especially when children are involved. In Maryland both parents, whether or not they were ever married, are obligated to support their children upon the dissolution of the parents' partnership. Since 1990, Maryland has provided a formula for calculating each parent's financial obligation based on their income.

Read More

How to Know If You Need a Postnuptial Agreement

Postnuptial agreements, while nearly unheard of just a few decades ago, are becoming more common these days as couples forego the more traditional prenups but experience changes after the marriage that make a postnup important. We've got a breakdown for you of what a postnup is, what it covers, and when you might think about getting one for you and your spouse.

Read More

4 Steps to Getting an Annulment in Maryland

An Annulment is a relatively rare special action that, rather than terminating your marriage, establishes that it never existed in the first place. While the requirements for divorce in Maryland are relatively straightforward, seeking an annulment instead can complicate matters.

Read More

Richard Lebovitz Has Been Named Assistant Director of the NADP Greater Baltimore/DC/Northern Virginia Chapter

The attorneys at Lebovitz Law, LLC are committed to ensuring that all of our clients are properly represented over the course of their case, whether they are experiencing a custody battle or a divorce. As part of our efforts, Richard Lebovitz has been an active member of the National Association of Divorce Professionals (NADP).

Read More

Social Media Mistakes During a Divorce in Maryland

Divorce can be very emotional and stressful, even if it is amicable. Many people in the middle of a divorce want to share their feelings and updates with family and friends on social media, but this can lead to serious problems that could impact the outcome of the case.

Read More

How Are Protective Orders and Peace Orders in Maryland Different?

When it comes to protecting yourself from another adult due to abusive behavior, protective orders and peace orders in Maryland are both options. It’s important to understand what the key differences between the two are and how you can gain assistance from the state along with the attorneys at Lebovitz Law, LLC. You cannot qualify for both a peace order and a protective order, and making the wrong decision can cost you time and money.

Read More

Can a Child Choose a Custodial Parent in Maryland?

Whenever there is a child custody case, there are many different factors that can impact who is chosen as the custodial parent in Maryland. Unfortunately, there are many myths swirling around what the judge will take into account when making their final decision.

Read More

What Happens If You Fall Behind on Child Support in Maryland?

One of the most tumultuous parts of a divorce in Maryland can be child custody and child support. The state takes paying child support obligations very seriously, but sometimes life happens and you might find yourself or the other parent of your child unable to pay. What are your options if you or the other parent falls behind on child support in Maryland?

Read More