Margaret Hackett Oliver

Margaret Hackett Oliver

Divorce / Separation Lawyer
Columbia, MD




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About Me

Separation, divorce and family conflict create crisis situations in nearly every family. I am a mediator, collaborative attorney and experienced litigator. Working with families of all configurations, I will listen to your hopes and concerns to gain a better understanding of how best to assist you. I will provide you with the legal advice, advocacy and guidance necessary to assist you regardless...

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Payments & Fees

Payment Types

Cash, Check, Credit Card


Retainer (Always)

Client Reviews

Showing 2 of 24 client reviews

You Definitely Get your Money's Worth with Meg Oliver. Here's why...

Posted by: a Divorce client 2 months ago.

I found Meg by searching for an attorney on Avvo to help me handle my separation, divorce and child custody issues. I am so glad I chose her for an...

The Epitome of Excellence!

Posted by: Greg 8 months ago.

Meg Oliver is a true professional in every sense of the word! Unfortunately, my divorce dragged a bit. But Meg kept me focused on the task and we...
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Showing 2 of 11 peer endorsements

Charles Timothy Dillon
Charles Dillon

Towson, MD

Almost 2 years ago

Relationship: Worked together on matter

I've known Attorney Margaret Oliver for many years. She is truly an inspiration to know and work with. She sets the standard by which other...
Jennifer S Fairfax
Jennifer Fairfax

Silver Spring, MD

About 3 years ago

Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter

Meg is a great family law collaborative attorney. She understands complex legal issues and is creative in problem solving. I recommend Meg to any...
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1997 License Status: Active for the state of Maryland.
Last updated by Avvo: 10/15/2014
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

Showing 1 of 4 job entries
2001 – 2010

Hodes, Pessin & Katz, P.A.


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1997 JD - Juris Doctor in Law

University of Baltimore School of Law


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2012 Maryland Super Lawyer

Super Lawyers


Showing 1 of 6 association entries

2008- present President

Howard County Collaborative Professionals, Inc.

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Showing 2 of 4 publications

2010 What's Yours Is Mine and What's Mine Is Mine

Women's Journal

2009 The Ripple Effect: Collaborative vs. Court

Women's Journal

Speaking Engagements

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2011 Team Approach in Collaborative Divorce

at Advanced Collaborative Training

2010 Separation and Divorce

at Second Saturday

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