May 19th, 2020

A Call to Parents with Young Children: Who Will Take Care of Your Children if You are Hospitalized with COVID-19?

In the midst of this pandemic, many parents with young children have a heightened awareness of their childcare situation. What may have been an initial prevailing concern – who will watch the kids while I…

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April 16th, 2020

Signing Your Estate Planning Documents During COVID-19

During this COVID-19 pandemic, many individuals are more pressed than ever before to create or update their estate plans, and understandably so. However, in our current circumstances, the execution of these estate planning documents has…

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March 25th, 2020

The Importance of Estate Planning During Uncertain Times

The COVID-19 pandemic drives home how uncertain life can be, creating a pervading tone of anxiety, worry and stress among the very fabric of our culture. This uncertainty has become almost chronic, and our focus…

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Washingtonian Magazine

March 24th, 2020

Washingtonian Interviews Steven Widdes on Increase in Estate Planning Requests

Stein Sperling’s estates, trusts and probate attorney Steven Widdes was featured in the Washingtonian‘s article entitled “A Lot of People Scared by Covid-19 Are Rushing to Get Wills Done.” Steve spoke on the increase in…

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Retirement Money Growth

March 3rd, 2020

Big Changes for Inherited Retirement Interests

Distributions from inherited qualified retirement plans and IRAs cannot be materially stretched out by most beneficiaries as a result of the SECURE Act, signed into law by President Trump on December 20, 2019. Billions of…

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Washingtonian Top Financial Advisors

January 13th, 2020

Two Stein Sperling Attorneys Featured in Washingtonian

Stein Sperling Estates, Trusts & Probate attorneys Micah Bonaviri and Steven Widdes were featured in Washingtonian’s roundup of the region’s “Top Financial Advisers” in the December edition, which includes a section on Estate Planning. In…

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2020 Maryland Super Lawyers

December 16th, 2019

28 Stein Sperling Attorneys on 2020 Maryland Super Lawyers List

Stein Sperling is proud to announce 28 of its attorneys have been selected for inclusion on the 2020 Maryland Super Lawyers list, including attorneys on the Top 10, Top 50, and Top 100 lists. A…

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Best Law Firms 2020

November 6th, 2019

Stein Sperling Included in 2020 U.S. News – Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms”

Stein Sperling has been ranked in the 2020 U.S. News – Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms” list nationally in three areas and regionally in eight areas. Firms included in the 2020 “Best Law Firms” list…

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Stein Sperling Best Lawyers 2020

August 15th, 2019

14 Stein Sperling Lawyers Named to 2020 Best Lawyers List

Stein Sperling Bennett De Jong Driscoll PC is pleased to announce that 13 lawyers, Millard Bennett, Julie Christopher, David De Jong, Kathryn Deckert, David Driscoll, Monica Garcia Harms, Ann Jakabcin, Matthew Pavlides, Jeff Schwaber, Andrew…

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Tenancy Agreement

August 2nd, 2019

Clarifying Co-Ownership

We are often asked what it means to own an asset with another that involves a “tenancy.” In Maryland, there are three ways you can own an asset in the form of a tenancy with…

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