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Michelle J Adams

Foreclosure Attorney at Germantown, MD

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also known as M.J. Adams Law

  • State Years
    Dist. of Columbia - DC 25 years
    Maryland - MD 26 years
  • Licensed for 25 years
    State DC
    Acquired 1998
    Good Standing No misconduct found
  • Licensed for 26 years
    State MD
    Acquired 1996
    Active No misconduct found

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

About Michelle

Learn Michelle’s areas of practice.

Practice areas
  1. Foreclosure
    Foreclosure defense - loss mitigation, alternatives to foreclosure such as short sales, loan mods and deeds in lieu, motion to stay and dismiss, notice of errors, RESPA violations, Regulation X,

  2. Debt settlement
    Represent direct lender in collections cases in Maryland

  3. Bankruptcy and debt
    Special Counsel to bankruptcy trustees to negotiate lien releases, reductions in debts and short sales

  4. Mediation
    represent homeowners for pre-foreclosure mediation

  5. Tax
    assist tax payers with negotiation of settlements or offers in compromise

  6. Uncontested divorce
    Filing uncontested divorce for flat rate

  7. Wills and living wills
    POAs, health care proxy's and other documents in lieu of guardianship.

Boutique law firm located in Germantown, MD with a concentration in foreclosure defense and debt management solutions. I am determined to find the most successful and cost-effective solutions to meet your specific goals. 

Not located in Maryland or DC and need an attorney to assist with review of documents before filing and compliance with local rules - I can assist. 

Legal assistance should be available to anyone who needs it. Try my unbundled services for a more flexible approach to legal representaton.  

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M.J. Adams Law
14209 Cervantes Avenue
Suite 308
Germantown, MD, 20874


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Payment methods
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AVVO RATING 6.8 (Good)

Work Experience

  • Attorney
  • MJ Adams Law
  • 2023 - Present
  • Partner
  • Adams Morris & Sessing
  • 2013 - 2023
  • Attorney
  • Law offices of Jill Pogach Michaels
  • 2008 - 2013
  • Attorney
  • Michelle J Adams
  • 2005 - 2008
  • Attorney
  • Arnold & Porter, LLP
  • 1997 - 2005
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  • American University, Washington College of Law
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 1996
  • Brandeis University
  • BA - Bachelor of Arts
  • 1993

Languages Spoken

  • English

Speaking Engagements

  • Realtor Fest
  • Foreclosures
  • 2023
  • CLE class
  • Foreclosures
  • 2023
  • CLE Class
  • Short Sales
  • 2022

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