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Kristina Badalian

Kristina Badalian

Practice areas:

Divorce & Separation, Child Custody, Child Support, Domestic Violence, Alimony

About Me

Ms. Badalian has practiced family law as a litigator at Brodsky Renehan Pearlstein & Bouquet since 2006. She handles a range of family law matters and is certified as a Best Interest Attorney for minors. Fluent in Armenian, Ms. Badalian is licensed to practice law in the state of Maryland.


Languages Spoken: Armenian, English

Practice Areas

Licensed since 2005

  1. Divorce & Separation: 40%
    10 years
  2. Child Support: 20%
    10 years
  3. Child Custody: 20%
    10 years
  4. Alimony: 10%
    10 years
  5. Domestic Violence: 10%
    10 years

Attorney Endorsements

4 total 

  • Heather R McCabe

    I always enjoy working against Kristina in a case. While she is a staunch and zealous advocate, she is professional and reasonable with her opposing counsel. Her reputation as a top-notch family law attorney is well-deserved.


    Heather McCabe Divorce & Separation Attorney
    Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter

  • Bibi Mariama Berry

    I endorse this lawyer. Ms. Badalian and I have worked together on couple of cases, and during those encounters, I have found her to be experienced, reasoned and very knowledgeable about the law. I would absolutely recommend her to prospective clients, and believe her to be an extraordinary asset to the legal community.


    Bibi Berry Family Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Brodsky Renehan Pearlstein & Bouquet, Chartered

16061 Comprint Circle
Gaithersburg, MD, 20877-1321




Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Avvo Contributions

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Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Rising StarMaryland Super Lawyers2015
Preeminent 5.0 out of 5Martindale-Hubbell2015
Rising StarMaryland Super Lawyers2014
Rising StarMaryland Super Lawyers2013
Rising StarMaryland Super Lawyers2012

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
PartnerBrodsky Renehan Pearlstein & Bouquet, Chartered2015 - Present
AssociateBrodsky Renehan Pearlstein & Bouquet, Chartered2006 - 2014
ClerkDistrict Court of Montgomery County2006 - 2006
Student AttorneyWomen in the Law Clinic2004 - 2005
Law ClerkCrowley, Hoge, & Fein2004 - 2005
InternAmnesty International: Refugee Office2003 - 2003
InternOffice of the Corporation Counsel: Abuse and Neglect Section2003 - 2003
InternCalifornia Women's Law Center2001 - 2002


Association NamePosition NameDuration
Women's Bar Association of MarylandLiason to Bar Association of Montgomery County2011 - Present
Montgomery County Inns of CourtAssociate2010 - 2011
Women's Bar AssociationN/A2009 - Present
Montgomery County Inns of CourtAssociate2006 - 2007
Maryland State Bar Association, Family & Juvenile Law SectionMemberN/A
Maryland State Bar Association, Litigation SectionMemberN/A
Montgomery County Bar Association, Family Law SectionMemberN/A
Montgomery County Bar Association, Litigation SectionMemberN/A
Maryland State Bar Association, Family and Juvenile Law SectionMemberN/A


School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
American University, Washington College of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2005
University of California - San DiegoN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts2001