Separation, divorce and family conflict create crisis situations in nearly every... more
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 regardle... view profile
Linda Sorg Ostovitz is a founding partner in the Maryland family law firm... more
Linda Sorg Ostovitz is a founding partner in the Maryland family law firm Silverstein & Ostovitz. Her legal experience spans more than 31 years. In this time, she has served as a leader, educator and advocate. Mrs. Ostovitz holds a prestigious fellowship in the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers. Currently, she serves as President of the Business Women’s Network of Howard County. Mrs. Ost... view profile
Sarah Novak Nesbitt is the Managing Attorney of Family Law at the Family Legal... more
Sarah Novak Nesbitt is the Managing Attorney of Family Law at the Family Legal Advocacy Group, L.L.C. Prior to that position, Sarah was an associate with Weinberg & Schwartz, L.L.C. Sarah’s practice focuses on collaborative divorce, advising clients in mediation, representation of children in contested cases, estate planning, adoption, guardianship of children, and litigation. Sarah has been ... view profile
A graduate of Ohio State University, with honors, and Georgetown University Law... more
A graduate of Ohio State University, with honors, and Georgetown University Law Center, Juris Doctor, Ms. Weinberg was a staff member of the Georgetown Journal of Legal Ethics and participated in clinical studies. Ms. Weinberg was elected as Co-President of the Maryland Collaborative Practice Group, the statewide umbrella collaborative organization. She was the founding President of the Howard ... view profile
Divorce. The word creates an emotional reaction. Will I have enough money? Will my... more
Divorce. The word creates an emotional reaction. Will I have enough money? Will my children be okay? Will I be able to keep my house? Will we have to move away? How do I find the right attorney who will protect me? After the divorce is final, how do I pick up the pieces? Family law cases such as divorce and child custody are challenging because they affect our most intimate relations. When the... view profile
I represent clients in family law cases and divorce matters throughout Maryland,... more
I represent clients in family law cases and divorce matters throughout Maryland, including Anne Arundel County, Baltimore City, Baltimore County, Carroll County, Howard County, Montgomery County, and Prince George's County. My services range from amicable separations, to child custody matters, to high-conflict divorce litigation. I often handle cases with complex financial issues.
A divorce lawyer helps you if you no longer want to be married. Whether you want a legal separation or the marriage ended, divorce lawyers assist you to arrange financial and family matters, typically in a negotiation with your spouse's lawyer. Alimony, child custody, child support, and a fair division of community assets (like who keeps the house or how your checking and savings accounts are divided) are matters that a divorce lawyer is trained to help determine.