Michael F. Callahan, formerly with the Internal Revenue Service, has practiced family law in Maryland, Virginia and the District of Columbia for over twenty years. He has been counsel in over fifty contested divorce hearings and has settled hundreds of divorce cases.
He received his Juris Doctor from Georgetown University in 1987, and his Bachelor of Science in Marketing from University of Illinois at Chicago in 1974. Mr. Callahan is a member of the Georgetown Chapter of Order of the Coif.
He has co-written two books on divorce law for consumers and various professional articles; Mr. Callahan has lectured on divorce and the tax aspects of divorce.
He has been named among the top lawyers and top divorce lawyers by Washingtonian Magazine and Maryland Super Lawyers.
Licensed since 1987
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|VA||Authorized to practice law||1987||03/11/2014|
|Award Name||Grantor||Date Granted|
|Super Lawyer||Super Lawyers||2008|
|Top Lawyer||Washingtonian Magazine||2004|
|Partner||PartThyden Gross & Callahan, LLP||1992 - Present|
|Association Name||Position Name||Duration|
|Arlington County Bar Association||Member||2005 - Present|
|Montgomery Bar Association||Member||1993 - Present|
|Order of the Coif - Georgetown Chapter||Member||1988 - Present|
|Smith v Smith, 996 A.2d 416; 193 Md.App 29; 2010 Md. App. LEXIS 92 (2010)||We won. The Court of Special Appeals agreed with our argument that the pay was marital property and sent the case back to the trial court to rule on the division of the pay.|
|Amazon Kindle||File your own Virginia Divorce||2011|
|Thyden Gross and Callahan, LLP||Divorce and Money Blog||2011|
|Sphinx Publishing||File for Divorce in Maryland, Virginia and the District of Columbia, (2nd Ed.)Sp||2006|
|Sphinx Publishing||Money and Divorce||2006|
|Sphinx Publishing||File for Divorce in Maryland, Virginia and the District of Columbia||2003|
|Georgetown University Law Center||Law||JD - Juris Doctor||1987|
|University of Illinois, Chicago||Marketing||BA - Bachelor of Arts||1974|
|Divorce 101||DIvorce Law||2014|
|CLE - Successful Financial Settlements for Your Divorce Client||Divorce Taxation||2007|