Sogand Zamani represents individuals in truly all elements of home relations law, helping people separate and divorce from their companions in a dignified, realistic way and advocating for individuals looking for to form families thru adoption or assisted reproductive generation (ART).
Family Law (Custody/Divorce). A good sized portion of Sogand’s practice is devoted to representing people and households in custody, divorce, paternity and home violence moves from negotiation to litigation thru trial. She additionally has deep experience operating with global customers primarily based in Maryland or Washington, D.C., whose instances regularly present complex jurisdictional and cultural questions. She is also often called upon as a depended on advisor to negotiate premarital agreements to shield crucial, complex property earlier than marriage. Sogand is an skilled and skilled mediator and Collaborative regulation practitioner, and is likewise appointed Guardian ad litem (nice hobby attorney) by using the courts to symbolize the high-quality pastimes of teenage kids in litigation. When out of court dispute resolution does now not carry decision to a case, she is identical to the project of strongly advocating on behalf of her clients in court docket.
Family formation (Adoption/Assisted Reproductive Technology). For over a decade, Sogand has enjoyed running with adoptive mother and father, start mother and father, and supposed dad and mom, such as LGBTQ people, in independent or employer adoptions, foster figure and step-parent adoptions, destroy the seal petitions, different associated court cases and in the use of ART to shape households. As part of her ART practice, she advocates for and represents individuals and couples searching for to interact gestational carriers (surrogates) and make use of donor egg and/or embryos preparations to create or expand their own family in reviewing and preparing agreements, coordinating offerings, and acquiring parentage orders.
Sogand practices regulation in the course of Maryland and the District of Columbia. › ›
- Collaborative Law, Contested Divorce, Military Divorce, Property Division, Same Sex Divorce, Spousal Support & Alimony, Uncontested Divorce
- Family Law
- Adoption, Child Custody, Child Support, Father s Rights, Guardianship & Conservatorship, Paternity, Prenups & Marital Agreements, Restraining Orders, Same Sex Family Law
- Domestic Violence
- Domestic Violence Restraining Orders, Victims Rights , Victims Rights
- Arbitration & Mediation
- Business Arbitration, Consumer Arbitration, Family Arbitration
- Assisted Reproductive Technology (surrogacy, donor arrangements)
- Collaborative Practice
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Association of Family and Conciliation Courts; Bill Eddy, JD, LCSW (12 hours)
20 Hour Property and Financial Mediation Training
Cecilia Paizs, J.D.
Child Counsel Training
Maryland Judiciary (AOC)
Advanced Child Counsel Training (Representing Children in Contested Custody Cases)
Bar Association of Montgomery County (Family Law Section)
20 Hour Child Custody Mediation Training
Cecilia Paizs, J.D.
Divorce Mediation Workshop (40 hours)
Interdisciplinary Collaborative Practice Training (21 hours)
Collaborative Practice Training Institute
Basic Interdisciplinary Training in Family Collaborative Practice (40 hours)
Collaborative Training Solutions LLC
Mediation & Conflict Resolution Symposium and Training (200 hours)
International Institute for Mediation and Conflict Resolution, The Hague
- Farsi: Spoken, Written
- French: Spoken, Written
- Managing Principal
Zamani & Associates PLLC
Graduation year: 2003
Graduation year: 2000
Graduation year: 1996
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