Practice Areas

At Rismiller Law Group, we are proud to deliver exceptional service to our valued clients in our various areas of practice. In every endeavor, we provide the level of personal attention and focus our clients expect and deserve. Our philosophy is to work collaboratively with our clients, taking the time to explore and present all the appropriate options, and bringing the full scope of our services, ideas and expertise to offer the best and most cost effective course of action.

Family Law

In the area of family law litigation, our attorneys are exceptionally skilled in dealing with a variety of matters and are well versed in the nuances of the laws in the state of Maryland, resulting in a track record of favorable outcomes for our clients. As with every area of the law in which we practice, we understand that when clients come to us, they are often navigating through a challenging and stressful time in their lives.

Prenuptial Agreements

At Rismiller Law Group, we have particular expertise in the handling of contracts entered into prior to a marriage or civil union. We are experienced in handling agreements that involve division of property, provision of spousal support and other complex financial arrangements. As with all our practice areas, we strive to help our clients through what may often be a stressful and overwhelming process.

Collaborative Dispute Resolution

Rismiller Law Group has a particular focus in collaborative dispute resolution, which is often a very effective and efficient way to resolve disputes to avoid the cost and frustration involved with litigation. Collaborative dispute resolution involves a team approach – our trained and certified attorneys work to put together a team of professionals who will help address the nature of the dispute.

Business Planning and Formation

Rismiller Law Group has assisted many residents of Maryland and Washington, D.C. in the realization of their dream to launch a new business. In the beginning stages of launching a new company, partnership or corporation, there are many legal issues to consider, issues which may very well determine the future success of the endeavor. As part of our services to clients in this area, we begin with a consultation.

Adoption

Our firm handles all aspects of adoption law, including representation of adoptive parents, representation of birth parents, and private, international and domestic adoptions. As with every area of the law in which we specialize, we are acutely aware of the emotional investment our clients have in the process. We are passionate about assuring our clients that we fully understand and appreciate their goals and expectations.

Criminal Defense

In the area of criminal defense, our seasoned team of attorneys has successfully represented, advised and counseled thousands of clients in the most simple to the most complex matters. As a citizen, you have the right to defend yourself and protect your rights; your choice of attorney may be critical to the outcome of your case. We have a track record of successfully defending clients throughout the state of Maryland.

Mediation

For many clients, mediation is the best approach to resolving disputes. In these cases, one of our certified mediators meets with the parties in dispute with one another in an attempt to resolve the disagreement.

Trusts & Estates

In the area of trusts and estates planning, Rismiller Law Group has advised many clients over the years with respect to management of their personal and business affairs.

Civil Litigation

Engaging in a lawsuit can be a complicated and stressful process. The attorneys at Rismiller Law Group represent clients through every stage, from investigation, pretrial hearings and discovery to potential settlement and trial. We counsel clients on whether the case has a good chance of a successful outcome, or whether the case is better suited for arbitration or mediation.

Employment Law

Rismiller Law Group provides consultation in employment and labor law, focusing in the rights and duties between employers and employees. We work on behalf of employer clients to help them comply with laws they must follow in hiring, terminating or managing employees, helping them save time and money and ensuring their employees are treated fairly under the law.

Contact Us

Located in the heart of Montgomery County, the Rismiller Law Group offices are next to the Circuit Court and District Court buildings, and conveniently situated within walking distance to the Rockville Metro Station.