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Bruce L Stern

Bruce L Stern

Practice areas:

Family, Real Estate, Litigation, Corporate & Incorporation

About Me

I have been a practicing litigation and real estate attorney in Montgomery County, Maryland since 2002.  A significant portion of my litigation practice is family law and I regularly appear in court in Montgomery, Frederick, Prince George's and Howard counties on behalf of my clients.  I handle matters at both the trial and appellate levels. 


 


For more information on my practce, visit my webstie at www.sternlegal.net.


 


Family law clients can visit my website at www.freestatedivorce.com.


 


For an initial consultation, feel free to call my office at (301) 444-4660. 

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1990

  1. Family: 36%
    13 years, 250 cases
  2. Real Estate: 34%
    13 years, 3 thousand cases
  3. Litigation: 20%
    23 years, 500 cases
  4. Corporate & Incorporation: 10%
    23 years, 500 cases

Payment

Fees:

Hourly ($300-350/hour), Fixed (Always)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

3 total 

  • Allan M Siegel

    I have known Bruce for many years. He is an excellent, well respected lawyer in the community. I confidently refer him clients who call me with family law matters knowing that they will be well taken care of by a passionate and caring lawyer. He also does real estate work, and can handle closings or other commercial litigation. I highly recommend him.

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    Allan Siegel Personal Injury Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Peter Stuart Fayne

    I very much endorse Bruce Stern. My area of legal expertise is criminal defense; however I receive many inquiries from individuals who are seeking assistance with family law matters. I immediately tell them to call Bruce Stern...Great attorney and Great results.

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    Peter Fayne Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Stern & Associates/Peninsula Settlements

20 Courthouse Square
Suite 213
Rockville, MD, 20850

Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
MDActive199706/08/2015
DCActive 199305/24/2015
CAActive199005/25/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Attorney Spotlight for Excellent Service to Plan Members (2/13)Hyatt Legal Plans2013

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
PrincipalStern & Associates2002 - Present
Senior ManagerKPMG, LLP1999 - 2002
AttorneyPrivate Practice Law Firms - Los Angeles and Washington, D.C.1990 - 1999

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Maryland Association of Mortgage ProfessionalsAffiliate Member2013 - Present
District of Columbia Bar, Family Law SectionMember2013 - Present
State Bar of California, Family Law SectionMember2013 - Present
Republican National Lawyers AssociationN/A2008 - Present
Bar Association of Montgomery CountyN/A2002 - Present
Maryland State Bar AssociationN/A2002 - Present
District of Columbia BarN/A1992 - Present
State Bar of CaliforniaN/A1990 - Present

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
Lehrfeld v. Richardson, Commissioner of Internal RevenueDistrict Court decision in favor of IRS upheld
Chace v. ChaceCircuit Court decision upheld by Court of Special Appeals. (Unpublished decision.)
Liu v. WongCourt upheld validity of separation agreement; remanded for Court to address other issues. (Unpublished decision.)

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Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Boston University School of LawN/AJD1990
University of California - Los AngelesPolitical ScienceBA - Bachelor of Arts1987

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Fox 5 News Panel on Presidential Debate2012 Presidential Election2012
Maryland House of Delegates Legislative SessionProposed Legislation Regarding Maryland's Alimony Law2011
Maryland Tax Day RallyRole of Government2010