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ADULT GUARDIANSHIPS

What is a guardianship and do I need to get one for my loved one? There are two types of adult guardianships in Maryland:  guardians of the person and guardians of the property.  A guardian of the person covers authority of medical, contractual, and day-to-day...

ADOPTION

Adoption is the legal process by which an adult takes a child into his/her own family, treating that child as his/her own child, and giving that child all the rights and duties of his own child.  Of course, before this process happens a loving familial bond is already...

PRIVATE SCHOOL AFTER DIVORCE

In Maryland, child support is calculated in most cases using a formula called the Maryland Child Support Guidelines.  “The Guidelines” considers the number of children in the family, each parent’s income, any alimony paid or received, the current custody and access...

CUSTODY QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS

The Mulinazzi Law Office has a list of child custody questions and answers that should be able to help you. Can grandparents petition for custody of a child temporarily living with them? Question:  My wife has a 5-year-old son from a previous relationship. The child...

DEBUNKING THE MYTHS ABOUT DIVORCE

People talk about divorce. They talk about their own divorces and they talk about what they think they know about other people’s divorces. You hear information, advice or supposed facts from friends, family members, your hairstylist, or someone at the gym. There’s a...

SELLING MY HOUSE AFTER DIVORCE: WHAT TO EXPECT

If you and your spouse own a home (this applies to multiple homes as well), as part of the divorce you will need to “divide the property.” What does that mean exactly? Here’s what to expect when selling a house after a divorce. Well, technically the property...

RECENT AWARDS

Mulinazzi Law Office is proud to receive the 2014 Client’s Choice Award from avvo.com. Avvo is the most popular legal Q&A forum and directory.We are also honored to be selected as the Howard Magazine Reader’s Choice Best of 2014 Family Law Office – Honorable...