Category: Alimony

To Pay or Not to Pay: Is Alimony the Answer?

To Pay or Not to Pay: Is Alimony the Answer? Cheryl never wanted her marriage to end. When Steve, her husband of eight years, returned home at late hours, the mother of three children knew something was amiss. A high ranking military officer, Steve often traveled internationally. He took his family with him around the [..]

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Erasing Marriage With Annulment

Erasing Marriage With Annulment Sharing your life with a person in marriage is a major decision for a lifetime. The wedding dress, tuxedo, five tier buttercream cake, bouquet and flower girls create a beautiful, elegant celebration filled with music and laughter. A month later, the two are separated and looking for a way out through [..]

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Top 10 signs your spouse is cheating

Top 10 signs your spouse is cheating One of the major reasons why marriages fail is infidelity. For persons that are confused about the fidelity of their partners, the signs discussed above will help in drawing a conclusion as to the faithfulness of your partner. Frequent and Unnecessary change of passwords This sign particularly relates [..]

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PENDENTE LITE FINANCIAL ISSUES

PENDENTE LITE FINANCIAL MATTERS ARE HEARD BY THE MAGISTRATE. Alimony pendente lite, child support pendente lite, pendente lite custody or visitation, and preliminary or pendente lite possession or use of the family home or family-use personal property, are to be referred to the magistrate as of course, together with counsel fees and assessment of court [..]

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Court’s Role in Family Law Matters

Family Law Cases in the Circuit Court for Maryland fall into one of the following: • Divorce • Annulment • Cases arising from Marital Settlement Agreements • Alimony • Custody • Private paternity • Child support • Adoptions • Guardianship • Protective Orders and Peace Orders • Appeals of Peace Orders and Protective Orders from [..]

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