Laurie M. Wasserman

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Family Law Attorney in Towson, MD

Law Office of Laurie M. Wasserman LLC
 | 502 Washington Ave., Towson, MD 21204
Phone: 410-885-1741
Selected To Super Lawyers: 2017 - 2020
Selected To Rising Stars: 2010 - 2014
Licensed Since: 2004
Practice Areas:
  • Family Law
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    A family law attorney with the Law Office of Laurie M. Wasserman LLC, Laurie M. Wasserman represents clients in the greater Baltimore, Maryland metropolitan areas. Her practice focuses on family law issues such as child custody, child support, adoption, divorce and mediation. With reason, compassion and a focus on helping her clients feel secure, Ms. Wasserman has dedicated her career to helping those who are dealing with difficult situations.

    Ms. Wasserman is certified to resolve disputes within high-conflict families with Parent Coordination. She is also a Child’s Counsel with the Administrative Office of the Courts and is certified to mediate child and parenting issues. In 2016, the Maryland Volunteer Lawyers Service gave her the Ten-Year Volunteer Award, The Daily Record named her one of the Leading Women in 2015, and for her high ethical standards and long list of successful results, she holds the highest peer rating possible of AV Preeminent* from Martindale-Hubbell.

    In 2020, Ms. Wasserman was named as a Fellow to the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers. The 1650 AAML Fellows across the United States are generally recognized by judges and attorneys as preeminent family law practitioners with a high level of knowledge, skill and integrity. Academy Fellows enjoy a reputation for professionalism, competence and integrity.

    A cum laude graduate of the University of Maryland, College Park, Ms. Wasserman has a Bachelor of Arts and a Juris Doctor from the University of Baltimore School of Law. She also graduated cum laude from law school and is admitted to practice in the state of Maryland and before the United States Court of Appeals for the 4th Circuit.

    Ms. Wasserman is a section council member for the Family and Juvenile Section of the Maryland State Bar Association, the past family law committee chair for the Baltimore County Bar Association and has served as the secretary and vice-president of the board of directors for Disability Rights Maryland. A former chair of the family law committee of the Bar Association of Baltimore City, she is a current co-chair of the Professional Women’s Group in The Associated: Jewish Federation of Baltimore.

    * AV®, AV Preeminent®, Martindale-Hubbell Distinguished and Martindale-Hubbell Notable are certification marks used under license in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies. Martindale-Hubbell® is the facilitator of a peer review rating process. Ratings reflect the anonymous opinions of members of the bar and the judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell® Peer Review Rating™ fall into two categories – legal ability and general ethical standards.

     
    Practice Areas
    • 100%Family Law
    Focus Areas

    Adoption, Alimony & Spousal Support, Child Support, Custody & Visitation, Divorce, Prenuptial Agreements, Same Sex Family Law

    Selections

    Selected to Super Lawyers for 4 yearsmiddle-imageSelected to Rising Stars for 5 years

    Super Lawyers: 2017 - 2020 Rising Stars: 2010 - 2014

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    About Laurie Wasserman

    Admitted: 2004, Maryland

    Professional Webpage: https://www.wassermanlawoffice.com/copy-of-about

    Honors/Awards:

    • Super Lawyers (Top-Rated Family Law Attorney in the State of MD) Ten-Year Volunteer Award (Maryland Volunteer Lawyers Service, 2016) Leading Women (The Daily Record, 2015) Very Important Professionals (VIP) Successful by 40 (The Daily Record, 2014)
    • Rated AV- Preeminent by her peers by Martindale-Hubbell (Highest level of Professional Excellence, 2019)

    Special Licenses/Certifications:

    • Mediation (Parenting and Child Issues) Child's Counsel (Administrative Office of the Courts, Family Administration) Parent Coordination

    Bar/Professional Activity:

    • Baltimore County Bar Association, Family Law Committee Chair (2018-2019) Disability Rights Maryland (Board of Directors VP, Fundraising Chair) The Associated: Jewish Community Federation of Baltimore (Professional Women's Group Past Co-chair) Maryland State Bar Association (Family & Juvenile Section) Bar Association of Baltimore City, Family Law Committee Chair (past) Family Law Settlement Facilitator, Circuit Court for Baltimore City (ongoing)
    • U.S. Court of Appeals 4th Circuit
    • State of Maryland, 2004

    Scholarly Lectures/Writings:

    • In August 2017, Ms. Wasserman was featured in the Daily Record's article, The Battle for Grandparent Visitation Continues
    • In October 2016, Laurie was featured in The Daily Record for her article, What to do when Necessary Information is not Provided in Divorce Proceedings 
    • In December 2016, Ms. Wasserman was featured on the cover of the Daily Record Maryland Family Law Update and in the article on holiday visitation schedules, Lawyers Emphasize Making New Traditions for the Holidays after Separation 

    Educational Background:

    • University of Maryland College Park, Bachelor of Arts, Honors: Cum Laude 

    Industry Groups

    • Private Households
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    Office Location for Laurie M. Wasserman

    502 Washington Ave.
    Towson, MD 21204

    Phone: 410-885-1741

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