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What Every Lawyer Must Know About Family Law Agreements

Understanding the specifics of drafting family law agreements is an integral part of helping your client the best way you can.

Learn the specifics of drafting family law agreements. This topic will address each aspect of a fully negotiated agreement and focus extensively on the pitfalls of family law agreements, including tax implications and form language. The topic will assist all levels of family lawyers to address who is your client and why does it matter. Failing to understand the integral components of a family law agreement can be devastating to your client. This topic is critical in providing an in-depth analysis of each component of the family law agreement.

Runtime: 86 minutes
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Agenda

Background

  • Strategy - Who Is Your Client?
  • General vs. Specific Concerns Related to Your Particular Client
  • Why Does It Matter?

Topics

  • Grounds for Divorce
  • Child Custody
  • Alimony
  • Child Support
  • Monetary Award
  • Real Property
  • Retirement Benefits
  • Personal Property
  • Debts
  • Taxes
  • Miscellaneous

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This course was last revised on October 29, 2015.

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This program does NOT qualify, nor meet the National Standard for NASBA accreditation.

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Rhian McGrath

Rhian McGrath

Lerch, Early & Brewer, Chartered

  • Divorce attorney in the Family Law group at Lerch, Early & Brewer, Chartered in Bethesda, Maryland
  • Well-versed in all aspects of divorce law, including matters involving custody, complex litigation, child support, alimony and domestic violence and significant trial and courtroom experience
  • Works with clients to assess the best course of action for their particular circumstances, weighing the cost of litigation against the likelihood of success with alternative dispute resolution; known for her energy, empathy and talent, she represents clients with complex legal issues such as multijurisdictional property cases, valuation of unique real estate, and high-conflict custody cases
  • Listed in the Best Lawyers in America in Family Law and was named a “Rising Star” Super Lawyers in both Maryland and Washington, DC; in addition, The Daily Record named her one of Maryland's Leading Women
  • Remains up-to-date on the latest developments in family law with her work on the executive committees of the Montgomery County Bar Association and the Women’s Bar Association of Montgomery County, and as a Barrister of the Inns of Court of Montgomery County; current chair of the Montgomery County Bar Association’s Community Outreach Committee and previously co-chaired its Family Law Section; also serves on the board of directors of the Montgomery County Child Care Association
  • J.D. degree, The Catholic University of America, Columbus School of Law; B.A. degree, The George Washington University
Deborah L. Webb

Deborah L. Webb

Lerch, Early & Brewer, Chartered

  • Divorce lawyer at Lerch, Early & Brewer, Chartered in Bethesda, Maryland
  • Accomplished family law attorney, guides clients from separation through divorce, as well as through alimony and custody issues
  • Background in criminal law makes her a skilled trial lawyer and a strong advocate
  • Detailed, task-oriented and understanding, she helps clients identify what’s most important to them and advises them on creative strategies to achieve their goals
  • Has represented celebrities and professional athletes and has gained a wide breadth of experience in handling complex financial matters and in negotiating unique settlements
  • Selected by her peers for inclusion in Best Lawyers in America in the field of family law and has been recognized by Maryland Super Lawyers as one of Maryland’s “Top 25 Women Attorneys” and D.C. Super Lawyers as one of the District of Columbia’s “Top 100 Attorneys”; elected a fellow of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers and of the International Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers, among the most prestigious organizations for family law practitioners
  • J.D. degree, cum laude, University of Baltimore School of Law; B.A. degree, cum laude, Gettysburg College
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Published 2015
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