Susan Carol Elgin

Susan Carol Elgin 

Susan Carol Elgin

SCElgin@family-law.com

Fellow, American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers (AAML)

President, Maryland Chapter, AAML, 2011-2013

Member, Board of Governors, 2011 – 2013

Life Member, American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers Foundation

Included in The Best Lawyers in America® “Family Law” 2009-2018 (Copyright by Woodward/White, Inc.)

Chair, Maryland Commission for Women, 2010-2012

Author: AAML Amicus Brief in same-sex marriage case – 2006; “Alimony Guidelines – Is It Time?” Maryland Bar Journal, May 2005; “Alimony? It All Depends,” Maryland Bar Journal, May/June, 2002; “Representing Children in Custody Disputes,” Maryland Bar Journal, March/April, 2000; “Legal Rights in Marriage and Divorce in Maryland,” Women’s Law Center (2001); “Representing Children in Custody Cases,” Maryland Bar Journal, March 2000.

Lecturer – Maryland Chapter, AAML Seminars: 2009 Symposium, “Status of Alimony;” 2008 Symposium, “Marital Torts;” Chair, 2005 Symposium, “Parenting Plans;” Chair, 2004 Symposium, “Settling the Domestic Case.”  Maryland Institute for Continuing Professional Education of Lawyers (MICPEL): 2005 – Hot Tips – “Update on Alimony;” 2003 – Hot Tips – “Status of Indefinite Alimony;”  2001 – Hot Tips – “Interim Attorney’s Fees;” Family Law University – “Post-Divorce Issues.”  Maryland State Bar Association: 2005 – “Attorney’s Fees.”  Various Bar Associations and Groups regarding Kaufman Alimony Guidelines.

Born: Hagerstown, Maryland, September 22, 1954; Admitted to Bar: 1979, Maryland; 1989, Texas

Education: Franklin & Marshall College (B.A., cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa, 1976); George Washington University, National Law Center (J.D., 1979)

Fellow, American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers (AAML)

President, Maryland Chapter, AAML, 2011-2013

The Best Lawyers in America® “Family Law” 2009-2018 (Copyright by Woodward/White, Inc.)

Maryland’s Super Lawyers – 2007-2018

Past Chair, Maryland State Bar Association, Family and Juvenile Law Section

Past Chair, Maryland Commission for Women, 2010-2012

Past President and Board Member, Women’s Law Center of Maryland

“AV” rated by Martindale-Hubbell

Certified Family Law Arbitrator by American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers

The Daily Record, Leader in the Law, 2001

The Daily Record, Top 100 Women, Circle of Excellence, 2005

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