Family bar section members at the annual Bar conference attending the Family and Juvenile Section sponsored session.

The Family Law Section Holiday Party - December 2018

The Bar Association of Frederick County

P.O. Box 3088, Frederick, MD  21705  |  phone: 240.285.9660 |  email:

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For more information about the Family Law Section, contact Carin Golze at 

The mission of the Family Law section of the Bar Association of Frederick County is to support local practicing family law attorneys by providing mentoring, education and information, legislative updates, panel discussions, mock trials, speakers and other training opportunities. The Family Law Section holds meetings each month, except for July and August. Membership is only $25, in addition to regular BAFC membership dues.

Family Law Section

Upcoming Meetings:

Wednesday, September 22, 2021, at 5pm via Zoom:
Jane Wettach, Esq. with the Coalition for Responsible Home Education will be speaking on the topic of homeschooling and will be providing tips on how to navigate potential issues that could come up when a family is involved in homeschooling.

Wednesday, October 20, 2021, at 5pm via Zoom:
Paul Berman, Ph.D. Rebecca Snyder, Ph.D., Lisa Fishberg, Esq., and Erin Kopelman, Esq., will present the results of a more than a yearlong workgroup project regarding the use of Brief Focused Assessments in contested custody cases They will discuss 10 proposed processes and the methodologies for Brief Focused Assessments that you can apply to cases to avoid the need for a full custody evaluation when one is not needed or appropriate.    


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