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Resolving Property Division

patrickcrawford | February 21, 2022

About 95 percent of divorces settle out of court. If you find yourself heading towards that five percent who must litigate property division issues, it can be stressful. Below, we’ll discuss everything you need to know about marital asset division during divorce, particularly with high net worth divorces, since they are least likely to settle. […]

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Asset Division: Divorce

patrickcrawford | January 24, 2022

Assets Challenging to Divide in a Divorce!   The division of assets in a divorce is ultimately based on state law and the court’s decisions. You may live in a community property state or an equitable distribution state like Maryland. But, in either case, some assets can be more challenging to divide than other assets.  […]

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Why You Want a Lawyer for an Out-of-Court Divorce Settlement

Out-of-Court Divorce Settlement Lawyer

patrickcrawford | November 16, 2021

Why You Want a Lawyer for an Out-of-Court Divorce Settlement Every divorce takes a different path, and some are much rockier than others. One couple might have a divorce that takes a few weeks to finalize after they file the petition with the court, while another couple might have a case that drags on for […]

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Can a Mother Lose Custody of a Child? kid confused, divorce and child custody concept

Can a Mother Lose Child Custody?

patrickcrawford | October 18, 2021

Many people still assume that a mother has an automatic advantage in a child custody case. However, this has not been true in Maryland family courts for some time. The court will always look at what custody arrangement is in the best interests of the child – which, in most cases, involves both parents sharing […]

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Your Divorce Team in Annapolis

patrickcrawford | September 10, 2021

Because your divorce will directly affect your post-divorce finances, your living arrangements with your children, and more, paying the matter the attention it deserves is key, but knowing where to begin can be tricky. Once you have an experienced Annapolis divorce lawyer heading up your team, you’ll have a clearer understanding of any additional professionals […]

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Will Alimony be an Issue in Your Divorce Case

Will Alimony be an Issue in Your Divorce Case?

patrickcrawford | August 26, 2021

When you and your spouse decide to seek a divorce, there are lots of things to be concerned about. Where will your kids live? Will you have to move from the family home? What property will you receive? These are all issues that Maryland law requires you to resolve before the divorce can be finalized.  […]

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