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  • A Step-by-Step Guide to the Adoption Process in Maryland
    Making the decision to adopt a child is a joyous occasion, but the process itself can often be tedious and confusing. If you intend to adopt a child, you can make an appointment with a lawyer in ...
  • How Living Trusts Work
    One of the methods people use while estate planning to avoid probate is a living trust. A living trust allows you to pass assets outside of probate to your beneficiaries while you are still alive. ...
  • Preparing for Mediation in a Paternity Dispute
    Sometimes, part of child support and child custody cases involves addressing the issue of paternity. This area of family law can be difficult for everyone involved, but it is necessary in some cases ...
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  • Signs of Potential Conflict in Estate Settlements
    It’s often assumed that a last will and testament will be followed to the letter, regardless of the personal preferences of the surviving family members. But in fact, will disputes are not as ...
  • What Is Probate?
    Legal matters are often complex and confusing in the wake of a loved one’s death. It’s highly recommended that you consult an estate lawyer in Baltimore to guide you through the probate ...
  • Finding Your Birth Parents
    Individuals who were adopted often have many questions about their birth parents. It isn’t always possible to uncover the identities of the birth parents, especially if it was a closed adoption. ...
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  • Settling Will Disputes with Mediation
    In the Baltimore area, mediation is commonly used to settle disputes. This venue is appropriate for virtually all types of disputes, including those concerning inheritances. Often, these family ...
  • What Is Probate?
    Legal matters are often complex and confusing in the wake of a loved one’s death. It’s highly recommended that you consult an estate lawyer in Baltimore to guide you through the probate ...
  • Finding Your Birth Parents
    Individuals who were adopted often have many questions about their birth parents. It isn’t always possible to uncover the identities of the birth parents, especially if it was a closed adoption. ...
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  • Designating a Guardian and Custodian in Your Will
    In the state of Maryland, a child is a minor until he reaches the age of 18, after which he is considered an adult. If you have a minor child under the age of 18, naming a guardian or custodian in ...
  • Spotlight on No-Contest Clauses
    When you visit an estate lawyer in Baltimore to have your last will and testament drawn up, you might think that the document is beyond anyone else’s ability to challenge. But in fact, after a ...
  • How Living Trusts Work
    One of the methods people use while estate planning to avoid probate is a living trust. A living trust allows you to pass assets outside of probate to your beneficiaries while you are still alive. ...
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  • Signs of Potential Conflict in Estate Settlements
    It’s often assumed that a last will and testament will be followed to the letter, regardless of the personal preferences of the surviving family members. But in fact, will disputes are not as ...
  • Finding Your Birth Parents
    Individuals who were adopted often have many questions about their birth parents. It isn’t always possible to uncover the identities of the birth parents, especially if it was a closed adoption. ...
  • Designating a Guardian and Custodian in Your Will
    In the state of Maryland, a child is a minor until he reaches the age of 18, after which he is considered an adult. If you have a minor child under the age of 18, naming a guardian or custodian in ...
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  • A Step-by-Step Guide to the Adoption Process in Maryland
    Making the decision to adopt a child is a joyous occasion, but the process itself can often be tedious and confusing. If you intend to adopt a child, you can make an appointment with a lawyer in ...
  • The Rights of Noncustodial Parents
    Noncustodial parents do not have physical custody of a child, but are often granted visitation rights and still maintain certain responsibilities, such as providing child support. When custodial and ...
  • Common Questions About Adoption Mediation
    Mediation is an invaluable tool for resolving many different types of disputes, including disputes that involve adoption. Adoption mediation can help adoptive parents and birth parents reach mutually ...
Mediation - Click here to view all posts
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Mummert Law - Click here to view all posts
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  • What Documents Should You Bring to Marital Asset Mediation?
    Mediation services available in Baltimore can help you and your spouse avoid the expense and hassle of a lengthy trial. With the help of a neutral mediation lawyer, you and your spouse can review the ...
  • Recognizing the Advantages of an Advanced Medical Directive
    It isn’t always easy to make arrangements for your own future care. Many people avoid estate planning matters because they simply don’t want to think about dying or becoming incapacitated. ...
  • Divorce Mediation Explained
    Resolving family law matters often involves litigation, but there may be a better solution for your case. Consider speaking with a mediation lawyer in Baltimore about divorce mediation. As ...
Paternity Dispute - Click here to view all posts
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  • What You Need to Know About Establishing Paternity
    Family law in Baltimore and throughout Maryland allows possible fathers to challenge paternity, regardless of whether or not they are married to the mother. Men may seek to establish paternity because ...
  • Settling Will Disputes with Mediation
    In the Baltimore area, mediation is commonly used to settle disputes. This venue is appropriate for virtually all types of disputes, including those concerning inheritances. Often, these family ...
  • A Step-by-Step Guide to the Adoption Process in Maryland
    Making the decision to adopt a child is a joyous occasion, but the process itself can often be tedious and confusing. If you intend to adopt a child, you can make an appointment with a lawyer in ...
paternity mediation - Click here to view all posts
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  • What You Need to Know About Establishing Paternity
    Family law in Baltimore and throughout Maryland allows possible fathers to challenge paternity, regardless of whether or not they are married to the mother. Men may seek to establish paternity because ...
  • Settling Will Disputes with Mediation
    In the Baltimore area, mediation is commonly used to settle disputes. This venue is appropriate for virtually all types of disputes, including those concerning inheritances. Often, these family ...
  • A Closer Look at Paternity Law and Related Mediation
    Paternity plays an integral role in several areas of family law, including the provision of child support and the rights to visitation and input in important decisions regarding upbringing, health, ...
Post-Divorce Modifications - Click here to view all posts
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  • Tips for Talking to Your Family About Advanced Medical Directives
    It may not be pleasant to think about what might happen to you if you become incapable of expressing your care preferences, but it is necessary to prevent interpersonal conflicts among family members. ...
  • What Is Probate?
    Legal matters are often complex and confusing in the wake of a loved one’s death. It’s highly recommended that you consult an estate lawyer in Baltimore to guide you through the probate ...
  • A Step-by-Step Guide to the Adoption Process in Maryland
    Making the decision to adopt a child is a joyous occasion, but the process itself can often be tedious and confusing. If you intend to adopt a child, you can make an appointment with a lawyer in ...
Wills - Click here to view all posts
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  • Designating a Guardian and Custodian in Your Will
    In the state of Maryland, a child is a minor until he reaches the age of 18, after which he is considered an adult. If you have a minor child under the age of 18, naming a guardian or custodian in ...
  • Spotlight on No-Contest Clauses
    When you visit an estate lawyer in Baltimore to have your last will and testament drawn up, you might think that the document is beyond anyone else’s ability to challenge. But in fact, after a ...
  • How Can Assets Be Passed Outside of Probate?
    One of the benefits of estate planning with an experience estate attorney in Baltimore is finding ways to help your beneficiaries avoid probate. Probate is long and expensive, and if you don’t ...