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Marla Zide

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Family Law Attorney in Glen Burnie, MD

Law Office of Marla Zide, LLC
7310 Ritchie Highway, Suite 1001
Glen Burnie, MD 21061
Phone: 410-760-9433
Fax: 410-760-9434
Selected to Super Lawyers: 2013 - 2022
Selected to Rising Stars: 2010 - 2011
Licensed in Maryland Since: 2001
Practice Areas: Family Law (80%), Alternative Dispute Resolution (10%), General Litigation (10%)
Attorney Profile

Highly recommended by clients and peers, Marla Zide guides families through difficult legal situations. As founder of the Law Office of Marla Zide, LLC, she serves people in Howard, Anne Arundel and Baltimore counties as well as throughout the Eastern Shore in Maryland. Her practice covers every aspect of family law matters such as divorce, child custody, military divorce, prenuptial agreements, same-sex marriage and child support.

As the daughter of a legal professional, Ms. Zide has always had a passion for helping others. Early in her career, she represented people involved in protective order hearings and gained invaluable litigation experience. Her goal is to help clients resolve issues as quickly and effectively as possible. Ms. Zide often reaches efficient solutions through engaging clients in collaborative divorce. She has extensive experience working with children, grandparents, parents and third parties in family law issues.

In 1997, Ms. Zide earned a Bachelor of Arts in psychology from Goucher College. She went on to receive her law degree in 2001 from the University of Baltimore School of Law, where she participated in the family law clinic.

Today, Ms. Zide plays an active role in the legal community. She is a member of the Women’s Bar Association, the Anne Arundel County Bar Association, the American Bar Association and the Young Lawyers Section of the Maryland State Bar Association Inc.

Ms. Zide holds an Avvo “Superb” rating; she was listed in the American Institute of Family Law Attorneys’ 10 Best; and she received the Maryland State Bar Association Inc. David Hjortsberg Award.

Practice Areas
  • 80%Family Law
  • 10%Alternative Dispute Resolution
  • 10%General Litigation
Focus Areas

Adoption, Alimony & Spousal Support, Child Support, Custody & Visitation, Divorce, Domestic Violence, Name Change, Paternity, Prenuptial Agreements, Marital Property, Same Sex Family Law, Litigation, Restraining Order

Selections

10 Years Super Lawyers
2 Years Rising Stars
  • Super Lawyers: 2013 - 2022
  • Rising Stars: 2010 - 2011

About Marla Zide

First Admitted: 2001, Maryland

Professional Webpage: http://www.marlazidelaw.com/Attorneys/Marla-Zide.shtml

Honors/Awards

  • Top 50 Women Maryland Super Lawyers, 2014 - 2021, Super Lawyers
  • Top 100 Maryland Super Lawyers, 2015 - 2021, Super Lawyers
  • Rising Star in Maryland Super Lawyers, 2010 - 2011
  • Recipient of the David Hjortsberg Award, Howard County Bar Association, 2011 - Present

Bar/Professional Activity

  • Maryland State Bar Association, Member, 2001 - Present
  • Legal Service Conference, Member, Planning Committee
  • Judicial Selection Committee
  • Maryland State Bar Association, Young Lawyers Section, Representative, Anne Arundel County
  • American Bar Association, Member, 2001 - Present
  • Past Chair, Young Lawyers Section (YLS) of the Maryland State Bar Association
  • Public Awareness Committee
  • Maryland, 2001
  • Anne Arundel County Bar Association, Member, 2003 - Present
  • Women's State Bar Association (WBA)
  • Planning Committee

Pro bono/Community Service

  • Annapolis High School Mock Trial, Coach

Educational Background

  • Goucher College, Towson, Maryland, B.A., Major: Psychology, Minor: Women's Studies, 1997
  • University of Baltimore School of Law, Baltimore, Maryland, J.D., 2001
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Office Location for Marla Zide

7310 Ritchie Highway
Suite 1001
Glen Burnie, MD 21061

Phone: 410-760-9433

Fax: 410-760-9434

Last Updated: 6/30/2021

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