Family Law

Family Law BooksDivorce, Marital Property, Child Custody, Child Support, Guardianship, and Adoption cases are among the most difficult matters that you will ever have to confront. The parties to these proceedings experience great emotional difficulties that are often compounded by an unfamiliarity with the law and Maryland’s judicial process.

Family law is a law relating to family disputes and obligations that has grown dramatically since the 1970’s, as legislators and judges have reexamined and redefined legal relationships surrounding Divorce, Child Custody, Child Support. Family law has become entwined with national debates over the structure of the family, gender bias, and morality. Despite many changes made by state and federal legislators, family law remains a contentious area of U.S. law, generating strong emotions from those who have had to enter the legal process.

The Law Office of Anthony C. DePastina is here to help you through these difficult situations by protecting your legal rights and those of your child(ren) and loved ones. Whether it is through negotiation or litigation, our lawyers will fight for your rights.