Estates and Trusts

Family Law

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.


Morriah H. Horani, Partner

Divorce and Family Law
Child Custody and Support
Premarital Agreements
Will Contests
Trust Modification and Termination
Trustee Disputes

Morriah H. Horani

Partner Linda Ravdin speaks at Premarital Agreement Seminar

On January 12, 2018, the Maryland Association for Justice sponsored a breakfast seminar, “Challenging and Defending Premarital Agreements.”  Divorce and Family Law Group partner Linda Ravdin was one of the speakers, taking the side of the defending party and presenting the law and strategy in representing a divorcing spouse seeking to have the court uphold […]

Update: IRS Announcement regarding deduction of prepaid real property taxes

The IRS announced yesterday that it will not allow a 2017 tax deduction for prepayment of real property taxes that have not been assessed prior to 2018.  You can view the IRS announcement here. Maryland and Virginia Example 2 in the IRS’s announcement clearly is applicable to Maryland and appears to be applicable to all counties […]

Update: Prepayment of Montgomery County Real Property Tax

This morning, the Montgomery County Council, by a vote of 7-1, approved prepayment of 2018 county real property taxes.  Click here for the Montgomery County website that provides instructions for prepaying the tax.  Please bear in mind that it is possible that the IRS will take the position that the prepayment of 2018 real property […]