The end of a marriage can confront divorcing spouses with new and unfamiliar roles... more
The end of a marriage can confront divorcing spouses with new and unfamiliar roles such as taking control over family finances or getting involved in day to day tasks of child rearing. Educating clients on facing these new roles as they are undergoing a major crisis in their lives is a particular strength of Marina’s. She serves clients who are stay-at-home spouses who must suddenly learn to be... view profile
My firm is a Litigation Firm concentrating on Criminal Defense, mostly at the... more
My firm is a Litigation Firm concentrating on Criminal Defense, mostly at the federal level, but also in courts throughout the State of Maryland. We have a reputation for trying cases and are dedicated advocates of the rule of law and protectors of our clients' rights. We never advise our clients to plea cases that are legitimatelydefensible. My passion for the Constitution and for fundamental ... view profile
If you file a lawsuit and lose the case, you can appeal the decision to the next highest court, which is called the appellate court. Appellate lawyers often specialize in arguing appeals; that is, they specialize in arguing why the decision of the lower court was wrong (or why it was right, for the party that won). Appellate attorneys specialize in appeals because they understand the specific and detailed rules that must be followed. It is possible to lose an appeal on technicalities, even when the law is on your side. If you want to appeal the outcome of the trial court, or if you need to argue against another person's appeal, you should work with an appellate attorney.