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Aug 18, 2017

We moved!

By |August 18th, 2017|General|

We outgrew our old space!  But we love Howard County and we love Maple Lawn, so we didn't move far.  We're one building over from our old location.  You can find us now at our new address: 8171 Maple Lawn Boulevard, Suite 350, Fulton, Maryland  20759.  For our friends familiar with Maple Lawn, we're in [...]

Jun 28, 2017

Legal Secretary / Administrative Assistant

By |June 28th, 2017|Careers, General|

McCabe Russell, PA is seeking a full-time Legal Secretary / Administrative Assistant to join our expanding team. The Assistant will provide primary administrative support to two Partners in the firm's Howard County office and will be responsible for the following day to day tasks: Scheduling, coordinating, and confirming new client consultations, current client appointments, conference [...]

May 16, 2017

Discovery: How to prepare yourself for the inevitable

By |May 16th, 2017|General|

To most, discovery production is without question the most daunting phase of the litigation process for divorce and other family law matters.  It is invasive, it is onerous and utterly time-consuming.  Without which, however, your attorney has no ability to facilitate/navigate settlement negotiations, nor to adequately litigate your case.  Unless you and your adversary have [...]

Mar 14, 2017

Ms. Magazine: Q&A: Lawyer Heather McCabe on Creating and Sustaining Progress for All Families Under Trump

By |March 14th, 2017|General|

In a recent interview for Ms. Magazine, McCabe Russell Family Law attorney Heather McCabe answers questions about the past and future of family law and the potential effects of the new political reality, especially for LGBTQ families. Ms. Magazine: Q&A: Lawyer Heather McCabe on Creating and Sustaining Progress for All Families Under Trump

Dec 8, 2016

McCabe Russell Welcomes New Associate Shaoli Sarkar, Esq.

By |December 8th, 2016|General, McCabe Russell, Who We Are|

McCabe Russell, PA, proudly announces that Shaoli Sarkar, Esq., has joined the firm as an Associate Attorney in the litigation and appellate advocacy practice groups.  Shaoli earned her undergraduate degree from Princeton University and her law degree from American University, Washington College of Law in Washington, DC.  Prior to joining McCabe Russell, Shaoli served as [...]

Feb 25, 2016

Does marriage make happiness? Not necessarily.

By |February 25th, 2016|divorce, General, marriage|

 What keeps us happy and healthy as we go through life? If you think it's fame and money, you're not alone – but, according to psychiatrist Robert Waldinger, you're mistaken. As the director of 75-year-old study on adult development, Waldinger has unprecedented access to data on true happiness and satisfaction. In this talk, he [...]

Jan 19, 2016

Take the Quiz: Is Your Husband Cheating?

By |January 19th, 2016|adultery, divorce, General|

Are you worried that your spouse is cheating? Have you ever thought considered the idea and then dismissed it? Take our quiz to see what we think based on some of the most common indicators of infidelity. And whatever our quiz says, if you're worried, consider talking to a lawyer. Take online here :Is Your [...]

Dec 10, 2015

New “One Judge, One Family” Policy in Montgomery County

By |December 10th, 2015|child custody, children, General|

Following in the footsteps of some other courts around the country, Montgomery County Circuit Court will adopt a “One Judge, One Family” policy for qualifying cases commencing January 1, 2016.   Prior to the adoption of the policy, different portions of the same case were not necessarily heard by the same judge or magistrate.  Going forward, [...]

Jul 23, 2015

Congratulations to Emily Russell On Her Acceptance To Leadership Howard County’s Premier Program!

By |July 23rd, 2015|Emily Russell, General, Howard County|

Howard County Divorce Lawyer Emily Russell Has Been Accepted into Leadership Howard County's Premier Program! Although divorce and family law are our business, it's not all we do! Every day, we are proud to be a part of the vibrant communities we serve, including Howard County. So we are especially thrilled to announce that Emily Russell [...]

Sep 1, 2014

Upcoming Changes In Maryland Domestic Violence Laws

By |September 1st, 2014|domestic violence, General, legislation, Maryland law|

Maryland domestic violence laws are changing.  Earlier this year, Governor O’Malley signed into law several changes to Maryland’s protective order statutes, which are set to go into effect on October 1, 2014.  Perhaps the biggest change is the lowering of the burden of proof for final protective and peace orders from “clear and convincing evidence,” [...]

Aug 1, 2014

7 Tips to Keep Your Attorney Bills In Check

By |August 1st, 2014|attorneys fees, communication, divorce, documents, General, goals|

Your attorney bills in divorce can be overwhelming.  If you find yourself needing the services of an attorney, chances are you have enough worries without also being worried about astronomical attorneys’ fees. Even the cheapest attorneys aren’t “cheap,” and while you’d do well to think of your retainer with your attorney as an investment, you [...]