Find legal help with divorce, child custody, property division, child support and alimony.
Work with an experienced mediator to settle conflicts out of court.
Create a prenuptial or separation agreement that works for both of you.
Get to know attorney Douglas Cohn.
DEPEND ON A FAMILY LAW ATTORNEY WITH 30 YEARS OF EXPERIENCE
Douglas Cohn Attorney at Law has been practicing family law since 1985. His past experience includes working as a family court judge in Vermont. Because he's spent years working on both sides of the bench, he has the knowledge needed to help your family.
Attorney Cohn can help you with a variety of issues, including divorce, child custody, child support, and alimony. Get the legal support you need to find the best solutions for your family. Schedule a consultation today with a family law attorney in D.C, Bethesda, MD., and surrounding areas.
Experienced Maryland Family Lawyers Fight to Protect Your Rights
Family law cases can have the highest stakes because they involve your relationship with your children and may affect your property rights and income for many years to come. Additionally, these cases can often be highly emotional and complex, requiring legal assistance from a compassionate attorney and up to the task. At Douglas Cohn Attorney at Law, our team of family lawyers and advocates assist clients with legal issues involving divorce, child custody, visitation, child support, and spousal support. We are here for you every step of the way.
When you retain our services, we provide you with comprehensive information about the family law system in Maryland and your rights, based on our robust understanding of this area of the law and decades of combined legal experience. Founding attorney Douglas Cohn has been practicing family law since 1985 and has largely concentrated on this area of the law ever since. He has served as a family court magistrate, guardian ad litem, and faculty member and understands the ins and outs of the family law system. He has presided over cases involving alimony, child support, visitation, property, and children’s issues. He is an experienced litigator who aggressively fights for his clients’ rights inside and outside of court.
Joan M. Weiss, Of Counsel, complements Attorney Cohn and brings more than 20 years of legal experience to the table. She helps families in the dispute over a family issue resolve these issues through the alternative dispute resolution method of mediation. Parties who participate in mediation can often save time, money, and frustration by coming up with their creative solutions to their legal dilemma. If mediation does not bring about a satisfactory result, Attorney Weiss can negotiate or litigate a case on her clients’ behalf.
The combined backgrounds of our highly-regarded family law attorneys help us to determine the best way forward in your marital property, divorce, separation, support, or child custody situation, whether through finding a fair solution in mediation or battling it out in court.
Our attorneys provide a confidential consultation in which you can discuss your legal matter and understand the upcoming process. We will provide you with honest and straightforward feedback so that you can make an informed decision about how to proceed with your case. For over three decades, clients have relied on the sound advice and legal representation of our legal advocates who have built a firm known for its high ethical standards and zealous client representation.
When you are confronting a serious family legal issue like divorce or child custody, you need experience, compassion, and an advocate you can trust. We are that firm. We assist clients throughout Maryland and the District of Columbia.
Even amicable divorces are stressful and complicated. Make yours a little easier by visiting Attorney Cohn. Divorce law often overlaps with other family law matters, such as:
Custody arrangements: Who will be your child's or children's primary caregiver?
Child support: How will you continue to support your child or children?
Spousal support: What are your obligations and entitlements as a former spouse?
Attorney Cohn can help you find the solutions to these and many other issues that arise during your divorce proceedings. Schedule a consultation with a divorce law attorney in Bethesda, Maryland and surrounding areas including D.C. today.
Please know that in spite of these current events, we remain dedicated to helping you however we can. We are experiencing unprecedented times given the preventative measures being taken to reduce the spread of the novel Covid-19(coronavirus) in the US.
At this time, we are still able to operate business as usual and are available to meet and correspond with clients over the phone, e-mail communication, & video chat(FaceTime, Skype, WhatsApp, Zoom, etc.) We are committed to keeping our community healthy & safe and will abide by any preventative measures needed.
Our thoughts are with everyone affected by the global outbreak of coronavirus (COVID-19). If you need our services, please call us at (301) 986-8877. Thank you for your support during this time.
Douglas Cohn - Attorney at Law