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We are here to assist you through mediation, negotiation, litigation, or collaborative services. The legal process can be stressful, but you can be assured that we will respond quickly with the information that you need to make the best decisions for your family.

You will work directly with an attorney to determine what is in your best interests.

Client Resources

More Information about Mediation and Collaborative Divorce

Preparing for Family Mediation

Howard County Collaborative Professionals

International Academy of Collaborative Professionals (IACP)

Top 9 Ways Collaborative is Different from Mediation

Legal Resources

Maryland Judiciary Case Search

Maryland Courts

Consumers Guide to Alternative Dispute Resolutions in Maryland

Short Form Financial Statement

This form is required in all Maryland child support cases before the Court.

Long Form Financial Statement

This form is required in all Maryland alimony cases and in child support cases where the combined parties’ joint income exceeds $15,000 per month.

Joint Statement of the Parties Concerning Marital and Non-Marital Property

This form is required by the Courts where Marital Property is at issue.

Community Resources

National Family Resiliency Center

HopeWorks of Howard County

People’s Law Library of Maryland

Suggested Reading

“STOP! In the Name of Love For Your Children: A Guide to Healthy Divorce”

– By Risa Garon

“The Collaborative Way to Divorce: The Revolutionary Method That Results in Less Stress, Lower Costs, and Happier Kids – WITHOUT GOING TO COURT”

– By Stuart G. Webb and Ron D. Ousky

“The Truth About Children and Divorce: Dealing with the Emotions so You and Your Children Can Thrive”

– By Dr. Robert Emery

“Mom’s House, Dad’s House: Making Two Homes for Your Child”

– By Isolina Ricci

The Verbally Abusive Relationship: How to Recognize it and How to Respond

– By Patricia Evans

Don’t Alienate the Kids: Raising Resilient Children While Avoiding High Conflict Divorce

– By Bill Eddy, LCSW, JD

Learn More About What We Can Do For You.

Jacobson Family Law serves clients across Annapolis, Columbia, Ellicott City, Towson, Owings Mills, Baltimore, and Frederick. To speak to an attorney, call 443-917-1517 or schedule an appointment.