In memory of our dear friend


Pasternak & Fidis mourns the untimely passing of our mentor, colleague, and treasured friend Nancy Fax, who served for many years as our firm's Managing Partner.


Estates and Trusts

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When you want the best service and deepest experience in estate planning, estate and trust administration, family law, premarital agreements, and fiduciary litigation Pasternak & Fidis can help you.

Partner Adam Swaim to Speak on Legacy Planning at Round House Theatre Event

Join partner Adam Swaim at a reception and panel at Round House Theatre discussing recent tax law changes, legacy planning, and the advantages of charitable giving. Bring your questions and learn how you can leave a lasting legacy. Tuesday, June 26. 6:30 PM Reception; 7:00 PM Program. Other panelists include Michael Beriss, Private Wealth Advisor, Ameriprise, and Brad L. […]

P&F Mourns Passing of Nancy Fax

Pasternak & Fidis is sad to share that our beloved partner, mentor, and friend Nancy Fax passed away on June 4, 2018.  She was diagnosed in May with stage 4 pancreatic cancer that had already spread to her liver.  Though she originally planned to begin chemotherapy and expected to be able to keep working for […]

Horani speaks to MSBA on Mental Capacity

Partner Morriah Horani recently presented at a conference put on by the Maryland State Bar Association’s Estate and Trust Section and Continuing Legal Education Department entitled Fiduciary Litigation: Contested Wills, Trusts, Inter Vivos Transfers and Guardianships. Together with Clinical Psychiatrist Dr. Guillermo Portillo, M.D., Morriah spoke on the topic of “Mental Capacity: Standards, Nature and Evaluation of Testing.”