Sahmra A. Stevenson

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Family Law Attorney in Greenbelt, MD

S.A. Stevenson Law Office
 | 8957 Edmonston Road, Suites A & C
Greenbelt, MD 20770
Phone: 301-761-5980
Selected to Rising Stars: 2016 - 2018
Licensed Since: 2011
Practice Areas:
  • Family Law (60%),
  • Estate Planning & Probate (20%),
  • Business/Corporate (20%)
Attorney Profile

Sahmra A. Stevenson is an attorney and founding partner of SA Stevenson Law in Greenbelt, Maryland. Ms. Stevenson dedicates her practice to a variety of matters including family law, estate planning and probate and business matters, representing clients throughout the state of Maryland.

Ms. Stevenson graduated from American University Washington College of Law where she was a participant in the 2009 National Association for the Advancement of Colored People’s Law Fellow program, a distinction granted to only a select few law students throughout the country. Throughout her education, she also gained valuable legal experience by working for various state court judges.

In addition to her law practice, Ms. Stevenson is involved with various professional legal organizations including the Maryland State Bar Association, Inc., and the American Bar Association. Throughout her career, she has been involved in a variety of roles within the organizations, particularly the young lawyers’ sections of both groups.

Ms. Stevenson has received a wealth of recognition for her contributions to the legal profession. She has authored articles that have been featured in the American Bar Association’s Young Lawyers Division newsletter and has received awards including the Melody Tagliaferri-Cronin Distinguished Service award from the Maryland State Bar Association, Inc., in 2015.

Further accolades Ms. Stevenson has been awarded inlclude fellowships for various sections of the American Bar Association and she was named one of the “10 Best” lawyers in terms of client satisfaction by the American Institute of Legal Counsel.

 
Practice Areas
Lawyer Practice Area Pie Chart

Family Law (60%): Adoption, Child Support, Custody & Visitation, Prenuptial Agreements, Mediation & Collaborative Law, Father's Rights

Estate Planning & Probate (20%): Estate Planning, Guardianships & Conservatorships, Living Wills, Power of Attorney, Probate & Estate Administration, Trusts, Wills

Business/Corporate (20%): Business Formation and Planning, Limited Liability Companies, Partnership, Contracts, Business Organizations

Focus Areas

Family Law: Adoption, Child Support, Custody & Visitation, Prenuptial Agreements, Mediation & Collaborative Law, Father's Rights

Estate Planning & Probate: Estate Planning, Guardianships & Conservatorships, Living Wills, Power of Attorney, Probate & Estate Administration, Trusts, Wills

Business/Corporate: Business Formation and Planning, Limited Liability Companies, Partnership, Contracts, Business Organizations

Selections

top-imageSelected to Rising Stars for 3 years

Rising Stars: 2016 - 2018

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About Sahmra Stevenson

Admitted: 2011, Maryland

Professional Webpage: http://www.saslawoffices.com/attorney-profile.html

Honors and Awards:

  • National Capital Region’s Rising Star, Living Classrooms, 2015
  • Melody Tagliaferri-Cronin Distinguished Service Award, Maryland State Bar Association, 2015
  • Most Valuable Player Award, Maryland State Bar Association, 2012
  • Recognized as “Rising Star”, Super Lawyers
  • Most Valuable Player, Maryland State Bar Association, Young Lawyers Section, 2012
  • Rising Star Award, Maryland State Bar Association,Young Lawyers Section, 2013
  • MSBA Leadership Academy Fellow, Maryland State Bar Association, 2013-2014
  • American Bar Association Solo, Small Firm & General Practice Division Young Lawyer Fellow, 2014-2015
  • American Bar Association, Young Lawyers Division Diversity Fellow, 2014-2015
  • American Bar Association, Business Law Section Diversity Fellow, 2015-2017

Bar/Professional Activity:

  • ABA, YLD, Law Day Team, Member, 2013-2014
  • ABA, YLD, Diversity Scholar, 2014-2015
  • ABA, YLD, Liaison to Commission on Racial & Ethnic Diversity, 2014-2015
  • ABA, YLD, Member Service Project Team, Member, 2014-2015
  • ABA, GP/Solo Young Lawyers Fellow, 2014-2015
  • Maryland State Bar Association, Leadership Academy Committee, Member
  • Maryland State Bar Association, Alternative Dispute Resolution Section Chair of Technology Committee, August 2012-present
  • Maryland State Bar Association, Young Lawyers Section, Chair of Technology Committee, August 2012-present
  • Maryland State Bar Association, Leadership Academy Fellow, 2013-2014
  • Maryland Bar Foundation, Fellow since 2014
  • American Bar Association, Young Lawyers Division, Affiliate Newsletter, Assistant Editor 2012-2013, 2014-2015
  • Maryland State Bar Association, Technology Committee, Member, 2014-Present
  • Maryland State Bar Association, Membership Committee, Member, 2014-Present
  • Maryland State Bar Associtiaon, Alternative Dispuite Resolution Section, Media & Communications Chair, 2013-2016
  • Maryland State Bar Association, Young Lawyers Division, Awards Committee Chair, 2011-2012

Scholarly Lectures and Writings:

  • Stevenson, S. Affiliate Leader Spotlight: Dana Hrelic, The Affiliate, The Young Lawyers Division of the American Bar Association’s Newsletter, Volume 38: Number 6, June 2013  
  • Stevenson, S. Taking on Debby: A Quick and Efficient Response from the DLS Team, the Importance of Training, The Affiliate, The Young Lawyers Division of the American Bar Association’s Newsletter, Volume 38: Number 4, March 2013
  • Stevenson, S. Diversity Dialogue: A Focus on Mentoring, The Affiliate, The Young Lawyers Division of the American Bar Association’s Newsletter, Volume 38: Number 3, January 2013
  • Stevenson, S. A Lawyer on Every Smartphone, The Affiliate, The Young Lawyers Division of the American Bar Association’s Newsletter, Volume 38: Number 2, Novemeber 2012
  • Stevenson, S. ABA YLD “Year of Service”, The Affiliate, The Young Lawyers Division of the American Bar Association’s Newsletter, Volume 38: Number 1, September 2012
  • Stevenson, S. National Outstanding Young Lawyer Award, Monumental Minutes, Volume IV: Spring Edition, March 2012
Office Location for Sahmra A. Stevenson

8957 Edmonston Road
Suites A & C
Greenbelt, MD 20770

Phone: 301-761-5980

 

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Last Updated: 11/10/2016

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