LAURA BURROWS HAVILAND, 40
EVAN KOSLOW, 38
NATHAN VOLKE, 33
The Law Office of Laura E. Burrows, Annapolis 410-960-6642; burrowsfamilylaw.com
Koslow Law Firm, Annapolis 443-482-5141; koslowlawfirm.com
The Law Offices of Stacey B. Rice, Annapolis 410-709-8971;staceyricelaw.com
Alma mater: University of Baltimore School of Law Legal specialty: Family Law/Parent Coordination The firm says: Laura has been successfully litigating high conflict divorce and custody cases for 12 years. She now runs a family law firm with her husband, Eric Haviland. She and Eric have been working with divorcing parents doing co-mediation for nine years together. Laura is committed to reducing conflict for children, and is trained in Collaborative Law, Mediation, Parenting Coordination, and is a Best Interest attorney for children. Laura is on the Board of Directors for the Association of Family and Conciliation Courts (AFCC). She has been active in promoting Parenting Coordination in Maryland, having trained other parent coordinators in the “Problem Solving” method. She has served as a national and international speaker at annual AFCC conventions in family law and representing children.
Alma mater: University of Baltimore School of Law Legal specialty: Family Law The firm says: Since graduating with honors, Evan then did a year-long judicial clerkship with Judge Weatherly at the Circuit Court for Prince George’s County. After that clerkship, Evan has focused his practice on Family Law, as an attorney, mediator, and best interest attorney. He volunteers his time for the Anne Arundel County Circuit Court at Scheduling Conferences to try and help cases reach an amicable resolution sooner rather than later.
Alma mater: University of Baltimore School of Law Legal Specialty: Family Law The firm says: Nathan is an exceptional attorney. He is thorough and detailed oriented, and he does not skip a beat. He is well-versed on the law and always prepared for any obstacle that comes his way; whether it’s a complex high-end property and financial matter, or a matter with highly-contested custody issues. Though his litigation skills are unparalleled, Nathan is also great at negotiating settlement agreements. He possesses all of the qualities that make for an all-around fantastic family law attorney.
SCOTT MACMULLAN, 39
ALEXANDER PAGNOTTA, 31 Sinclair Prosser Gasior, Annapolis 410-573-4818; spgasior.com
Law Office of Marla Zide, Glen Burnie 443-557-4153; marlazidelaw.com
Alma mater: Villanova University Legal specialty: Criminal Defense/Traffic Offenses/ Personal Injury/Estate Planning The firm says: Scott advocates tirelessly for his clients and is active in giving back to his hometown Annapolis community via numerous boards and nonprofits, including as a member of the Community Action Agency of Anne Arundel County and as Vice-Chairman of the Anne Arundel County Board of Appeals. He focuses his practice on criminal defense, personal injury, business, and estate planning matters. Scott was honored as a “Super Lawyer” in 2021.
Alma mater: University of Maryland School of Law Legal specialty: Estate Planning/Elder Law/ Estate Administration The firm says: Alexander received his Juris Doctor degree from the University of Maryland School of Law, graduating with cum laude honors. He is a member of the American Academy of Estate Planning Attorneys where he is required to complete at least 36 hours of continuing education per year. Alex is dedicated to educating the public through seminars and webinars on the estate planning choices they can make to provide both financial and emotional security for their families and loved ones. He counsels individuals to meet their goals of preserving their wealth and protecting their legacy.
Alma mater: University of Baltimore School of Law Legal specialty: Family Law The firm says: After graduating law school, Josh clerked for the Honorable William C. Mulford, II. Since his clerkship, Josh has been a litigation attorney at the Law Office of Marla Zide, LLC. Josh has successfully represented clients in complex family law matters including custody and property division. Josh is a true team player within the office and he is well respected among his peers.
Scott MacMullan Law, LLC, Annapolis 443-292-9033; macmullanlaw.com
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JOSH TABOR, 32