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Languages spoken: English, Armenian, Arabic, Turkish

Practice areas


  1. Immigration: 45%
    20 years
  2. Divorce & Separation: 30%
  3. Child Custody: 20%
  4. Chapter 7 Bankruptcy: 5%


Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

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  • Robert R Smith

    I endorse this lawyer. I have known Gilda for over 17 years and know her to be a capable and excellent attorney and a zealous advocate for her domestic and immigration clients for whom she fights and maximizes the results. I have referred many clients to her and they have advised me that they were extremely satisfied with the results of her services.


    Robert Smith General Practice Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact info

Ste 9
107 Ridgely Ave
Annapolis, MD, 21401

Law Office of Gilda O. Karpouzian

107 Ridgely Avenue, Suite 9
Annapolis, MD, 21401



DCActive 199805/24/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Leading LawyerWhat's Up Annapolis2010
Leadership Academy FellowMaryland State Bar Association Leadership Academy2003
Pro Bono Service RecognitionCircuit Court for Anne Arundel County2001
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
AttorneyLaw Office of Gilda O. KarpouzIan1999 - Present
AttorneyFranch, Jarashow and Howard, PA1997 - 1999
Association namePosition nameDuration
MPMEMember-Mediator2014 - Present
Maryland State Bar Association Immigration SectionMember2009 - Present
Court of Appeals of Maryland AppointmentAttorney Grievance Commission of Maryland2004 - 2007
American Immigration Lawyers AssociationMember2001 - Present
Anne Arundel County Bar AssociationMember1997 - Present
Bar Association of the District of ColumbiaMember1997 - Present
U.S. District Court of Maryland (Federal Court)Member1997 - Present
Maryland State Bar AssociationMember1996 - Present
Publication nameTitleDate
Outlook on the BayAsk a Lawyer2008
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Maryland School of LawN/AJD - Juris Doctor1996
University of Maryland School of LawInformation Systems Management and EcononicsBS - Bachelor of Science Magnga Cum Laude1991
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Elder Law DayAdvance Directive, Health Care Decisionmaking2009