Timchula & Smith, PA

Strong Reputation. Vast Experience.

Dedicated to providing quality legal services in an atmosphere of client responsiveness and attention. My practice areas include family law matters, including divorce, custody, domestic violence protective orders, and child support, as well as employment, contract, debt collection, consumer issues, landlord/tenant, wills and estates, adoptions and guardianships, administrative issues and appeals, business incorporation and disputes, appeals, and general civil matters.

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Family Law

We handle all facets of family practice. We work with clients on prenuptial agreements as well as marital settlement agreements. We can help you through settlement negotiations as well as the litigation process involving divorce, child custody, child access, and child support as well as property distribution and spousal support/alimony claims. We also handle matters related to enforcement and contempt, third-party/de facto parent custody, and adoption, including contested adoptions.



We handle a wide variety of civil matters for clients including representation for starting a business or creating contracts for a business, creating a lease or handling a landlord/tenant dispute, and working with employees or employers on employment-related matters, severance agreements. We handle peace orders and contract disputes in the district and circuit courts. We handle administrative matters dealing with agencies like the MVA, Department of Labor, and MHIC.



With extensive appellate experience, we handle administrative appeals as well as appeals to the Appellate Court of Maryland and the Supreme Court of Maryland. This appellate representation includes the research and writing involved with the appellate briefs and oral argument before the appropriate court.