Over a Decade of Successfully Representing Clients From Bethesda, Chevy Chase, Rockville, Washington D.C., and throughout Maryland.



Family Law
Custodial Rights

Prenuptial Agreements
Property Division


A term the refers to settling legal disputes without going to trial. There are a number of different forms of alternative dispute resolution including arbitration (binding and non-binding), mediation, summary jury trials, mini trials and moderated settlement conference. ADR is less expensive and less time consuming than traditional litigation. Many states have voluntary, and some have mandatory, ADR programs in place.

Maryland Divorce Lawyer, Family Law Attorneys,
Custody Disputes Prenuptial Agreements,
Visitation Rights

At the Bethesda, Maryland law office of Simmons and Associates, we are experienced divorce and family law attorneys. We provide creative, aggressive, caring representation for our clients at the negotiating table and in the courtroom. We have successfully pursued our clients' interests in many familial, divorce, and sensitive legal situations.

In many cases we attempt to employ alternative dispute resolution techniques such as mediation and negotiation when possible to help our clients avoid lengthy and expensive traditional trials and litigation.