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1 Answer | Asked in Child Support, Divorce, Family Law and Military Law for Maryland on

Q: I am an active military member, i need an experienced lawyer with Military divorce to counsel and represent me

Lynndolyn Tippins Mitchell answered on Jun 3, 2018

I have represented active duty military and also have personal experience with the military with respect to pensions and survivor benefits.


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1 Answer | Asked in Traffic Tickets for Maryland on

Q: I’m trying to loctated a traffic citation from 5 years ago in Arlington Virginia, that’s on my Driving record.

Can you help me locate it? I need the outcome of it!

Lynndolyn Tippins Mitchell answered on May 31, 2018

Go to the General District court case information for Arlington County click on criminal/traffic and put your name in. There records go back further than 5 years.


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2 Answers | Asked in Traffic Tickets for Maryland on

Q: I recieved a parking fine in my friends car in baltimore. If i pay it will it go on my record or hers?

Is there a way to put it on my record and not hers even if it was her car and my fault for parking there?

Lynndolyn Tippins Mitchell answered on Feb 18, 2018

You should pay it on your friend's behalf. You will need the information regarding your friend's car to insure that the ticket is paid in a timely fashion.

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1 Answer | Asked in Child Custody, Child Support and Family Law for Maryland on

Q: grandparents filed emergency custody against both parents and now pursuing child support from father but not mother.

mother lives at home with grandparents and kids, but unstable with opiod drug abuse and job history. father has opiod addiction also but completed successful intensive treatment. can courts require mother to support order also?

Lynndolyn Tippins Mitchell answered on Nov 18, 2017

In response to your question, although the court can't order mother to move from her parents home. They can require her to pay child support for the children. The grandparents can't pick and choose who to go after for child support payments. Mother who has unstable job history and substance abuse... Read more »

2 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law, Divorce, Family Law and Domestic Violence for Maryland on

Q: My fiancés estranged wife threatened to "get a shot gun" and blow my brains out. Should I take this as a viable threat?

Lynndolyn Tippins Mitchell answered on Aug 14, 2017

This is not something to take lightly. You should apply for a peace order and also make a police report.

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2 Answers | Asked in Family Law for Maryland on

Q: are there any programs that help single moms get legal help for custody/child support?

I have a 4 month old and recently I have been letting his dad have him every other weekend. 2 weeks ago the last visitation, there was an incident that leads me to believe he is an unfit parent. He is hiring a lawyer,(his parents have a lot of money). I'm a struggling single mom and haven't got a... Read more »

Lynndolyn Tippins Mitchell answered on Nov 11, 2016


Since you live in Frederick County, you should contact the Legal Aid Bureau for Frederick County. They have staff attorneys that represent individuals in family law matters. The phone number is (800) 679-8813. You may also want to contact the Frederick County Bar Association,...
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Q: MD order says child support is due the 15th. Child graduated the 4th. Do I have to make the last payment?

My Maryland Child support order reads

"Beginning with and accounting from March 1st, 2011, [Father] will pay to the [Mother] the sum of $3100, due on or before the 15th day of each month; said child support payments to continue until the child graduates high school"

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Lynndolyn Tippins Mitchell answered on Oct 4, 2016

If your child graduated after the 15th of the month child support would have terminated at that time. If your ex spouse insists that you are missing the payment since it's due for the entire month, your argument would be that child support was paid in the form of college tuition. You should be... Read more »

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1 Answer | Asked in Divorce and Family Law for Maryland on

Q: I'll be married in 4 wks. Can I then take my 3 girls off my ex's awful health ins. & add to ours w/o repercussions in MD

In our agreement, he is to supply health ins. for the children. The cost to me is outrageous. It will be much less to put them on ours. He will not communicate with me, so asking is pointless. Can I, in all honesty, just do it and inform him without legal consequences? It saves him money and I... Read more »

Lynndolyn Tippins Mitchell answered on Oct 1, 2016

There are many situations where children end up on both parents medical insurance. If you choose to add your three daughters and receive a tax deduction, you will need to inform the other parent that you have made the change and ask him/her to take the girls off of his/her policy.

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