Diamant Gerstein

The State of Maryland has recognized same-sex marriages since January 1, 2013, and has honored same-sex marriages performed in other jurisdictions since 2010. Even before same-sex marriages could be performed in Maryland, the state’s highest court ruled that same-sex…

I am often asked if parties can agree to simply waive child support in a divorce agreement.  As a general rule (subject to a few exceptions,) the answer is NO.  Generally, child support payments are for the ordinary expenses…

Below, you can find the latest laws concerning drunk driving in Maryland.  The penalties are steep,and they are getting steeper.  With the death of Montgomery County Police Officer Noah Leotta by a drunk driver earlier this year, Maryland has…