Sarah L. Nadolny

Location: Columbia, Maryland
Phone: 410-290-6270
Fax: (410) 290-6271
E-mail: E-mail Me


Attorney Sarah L. Nadolny joined Mulinazzi Law Office in 2023, bringing with her a wealth of experience and a deep commitment to family law. Specializing in divorce and custody cases, Ms. Nadolny has developed a reputation for her compassionate approach and resolute advocacy,  particularly in cases involving domestic violence and child abuse.

Over the past 11 years, Ms. Nadolny has made significant contributions at HopeWorks of Howard County and Heartly Housein Frederick County. There, she successfully advocated for thousands of clients, leveraging her extensive litigation experience to secure Protective Orders and Peace Orders for survivors of domestic violence, sexual assault, stalking, and child abuse. Her work in these roles has been instrumental in providing safety and support to countless individuals during their most vulnerable times.

Ms. Nadolny’s approach to her cases is characterized by empathy and determination, qualities that have been honed through years of specialized training. She employs a trauma-informed perspective, understanding that divorce, custody, and other family disputes present emotionally challenging and confusing times for her clients, regardless of their education or socio-economic background. This sensitivity and her unwavering resolve to protect her clients’ interests have earned her a trusted reputation in the legal community.

At Mulinazzi Law Office, Ms. Nadolny continues to provide exceptional legal representation, focusing on the unique needs and circumstances of each client. Her ability to navigate the complexities of family law with both professionalism and compassion sets her apart, ensuring that her clients receive the dedicated support they need throughout the legal process.

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Howard County Bar Association
  • Howard County Bar Association Family Law Section
  • Frederick County Bar Association
  • Frederick County Bar Association Family Law Section
  • Women’s Bar Association – Howard County Chapter
  • Women’s Bar Association – Frederick and Washington County Chapter

Beyond her legal practice, Ms. Nadolny is a passionate advocate for survivors and remains actively involved in community initiatives aimed at supporting those affected by domestic violence and abuse. Her dedication to her clients and her community underscores her commitment to justice and her unwavering support for those in need.

Ms. Nadolny earned her Juris Doctor (JD) from Wake Forest School of Law in 2009 and her Master of Laws (LLM) from University at Buffalo School of Law in 2011. She clerked for the Honorable Penny Wolfgang on the New York State Supreme Court in 2011. After graduation, Ms. Nadolny began her career in litigation, specifically advocating for victims of domestic violence at Heartly House in Frederick County. There her work focused on obtaining peace and protective orders for petitioners and this put her in the courtroom almost every day of every week. In 2012, she transferred to HopeWorks of Howard County where she continued to represent Petitioners for eight years. In 2020, Ms. Nadolny returned to Heartly House where she represented survivors in peace and protective orders, divorce, and custody matters. Attorney Nadolny’s exemplary litigation skills and success in the courtroom earned her leadership positions at Heartly House and she was promoted to Interim Director of the Program before joining the Team at MLO/Mulinazzi Law Office this year.


  • University at Buffalo School of Law, LLM, May 2011
  • Wake Forest University School of Law, J.D., May 2009
  • University of Maryland, College Park: B.A. in Criminology and Criminal Justice, May 2005

Areas of Practice

  • Divorce
  • Spousal Support/Alimony
  • Custody, Visitation & Child Support
  • Domestic Violence
  • Child Abuse
  • Best Interests Attorney for Minor Children
  • Separation, Prenuptial, and Postnuptial Agreements

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10015 Old Columbia Rd,
Ste B215 Columbia,
MD 21046

(410) 290-6271