Marla Zide

Attorney in Glen Burnie, MD
Student Bar Association: Parliamentarian, Spring 1999-Spring 2000; Third Year Representative, 2000-2001. Family Law Clinic: Student Attorney, Spring 2000; Supervising Student Attorney, Fall 2000.

Community Activities: Planning committee, for the annual Legal Service Conference, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006; Mock Trial Coach, Annapolis High School, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007; Girls ages 7-8 Assistant Lacrosse Coach, Hartford County 2009 Spring Season.

Honors and Awards: Honoree, Pro Bono Resource Center 15th Anniversary Gala, October 2005; "What's Up Annapolis," Lending Lawyers, 2009; "Super Lawyers," Rising Stars, 2010; "Super Lawyers," Rising Stars, 2011; Solo Small Firm Practice Section 2011 recipient, David Hjortsberg Award.

Employment: Solo Practitioner, Family Law, Protective Orders, Law Office of Marla Zide, September 2011—; Partner (January 1, 2009—) and Associate, General Litigation (2004-2008), Family Law, Protective Orders, Law Offices of Forman and Zide, May 2004-September 2011. YWCA of Annapolis and Anne Arundel County, January 2002-May 2004. Attorney, Family Law Litigation, concentrating in the representation of survivors of domestic violence in both District and Circuit Court. Maryland Legal Services Network, full time May 2001-January 2002, assisted in the created of the Peoples Law Library of Maryland Program Coordinator, networking together the Legal Service Providers throughout the State of Maryland.


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Areas of Law

  • Family Law
  • Divorce
  • Separation Agreements
  • Child Support
  • Child Custody
  • Alimony
  • Domestic Violence
  • Visitation Rights
  • Spousal Support
  • Property Distribution
  • Prenuptial Agreements
  • Domestic Law
  • Adoption
  • Mediation
  • Collaborative Law
  • LGBT Law
  • Domestic Partnership
  • Non-Traditional Family Law


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4.0 out of 5.0

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Experience & Credentials



Admission Details

Admitted in 2001, Maryland

Law School Attended

University of Baltimore School of Law
Class of 2001
Family Law

University Attended

Suffield Academy
Class of 1993

Class of 1995
Spanish Study Certificate

Goucher College
Class of 1997

Associations & Memberships

Anne Arundel (Barrister's Ball Committee), Maryland State (5th Circuit Representative Young Lawyers Section Council, 2004-2005; Co-Chair Membership Young Lawyers Section County, 2005-2006; Chair/Co-... More

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Office Information
Marla Zide
Empire Towers 7310 Ritchie Highway, Suite 910,
Glen Burnie, MD 21061


Law Office of Marla Zide, LLC (Glen Burnie, Maryland)

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