I work part-time as a Judge of the Orphans' Court for Baltimore County which... more
I work part-time as a Judge of the Orphans' Court for Baltimore County which overseesestate administration and the guardianship of minors in Baltimore County, Maryland. The balance of my time is devoted to the pratice of family law and my appeallate practice.
I am dedicated to the concept of helping couples divorce with a minimum of conflict... more
I am dedicated to the concept of helping couples divorce with a minimum of conflict by resolving their differences as quickly as possible and filing for an uncontested divorce. This is by far the least costly way of securing a divorce. The normal legal fees that are incurred in a divorce can be thousands of dollars. For many couples this money would be better spent on moving on with their lives... view profile
Sheila is a member of the Maryland Collaborative Law Association and is certified by... more
Sheila is a member of the Maryland Collaborative Law Association and is certified by the Collaborative Practice Training Institute (CPTI). Sheila is a member of ADR Maryland, a panel of highly-experienced and widely-respected neutral Maryland attorneys who are trained and skilled in alternative dispute resolution. ADR Maryland members are all AV-rated by Martindale-Hubbell and have extensive ... view profile
I hold degrees from Emory University and Duquesne University School of Law. I am a... more
I hold degrees from Emory University and Duquesne University School of Law. I am a member in good standing of the Pennsylvania Bar and the Maryland Bar, and actively practice law in both states. I can help you resolve Domestic Relations matters, Real Estate issues, Landlord/Tenant disputes, Civil Litigation, Contracts and Estates. I am a member of the Baltimore County, Baltimore City and State... view profile
Family law includes laws of marriage, civil unions, same-sex relationships, domestic partnerships, divorce, separation, property settlements, alimony, spousal abuse, adoption, child abuse, child support, child custody and kidnapping. If you need help with a family-related legal issue, a family law attorney can advise in family disputes as well as represent you in lawsuits.