Custody & Visitation

CAROLYN LESCALLEET v. MIRIAM JOAN GARRITY

Child custody — Custody to grandmother  — Extraordinary circumstances This appeal arises from a dispute over custody of S.G., the minor daughter of Carolyn Lescalleet, appellant, and granddaughter of Miriam Joan Garrity, appellee. After appellee was awarded guardianship of S.G., ...

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LARON WILLIAMS v. TAMIKA BLACK

Child custody — Modification — Material change in circumstances In this appeal, LaRon Williams (“Father”), appellant, appeals the order issued by the Circuit Court for Montgomery County granting the motion to modify custody that had been filed by Tamika Black ...

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ALAN CORNFIELD v. ELIZABETH FERIA

Child custody — Best-interest attorney — Attorney’s fees Alan Cornfield appeals from an order of the Circuit Court for Montgomery County, awarding counsel fees and reasonable expenses sought by appellee, Elizabeth Feria, and an award of fees to the court-appointed ...

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SHERIDAN MOHINI ROSE v. KENNETH SWENSON

Child custody — Primary physical custody — Tie-breaking authority For the second time, appellant, Sheridan Rose (“Mother”), appeals a consent order issued by the Circuit Court for Baltimore County concerning custody of a minor child (“G.”) resulting from the dissolved ...

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JESSE COLGROVE v. LINAH COLGROVE

Child custody — Joint legal custody — Tie-breaking authority This is an appeal from a child custody order of the Circuit Court for Montgomery County, the Honorable Karla N. Smith, presiding. In addition to other relief, the court: (1) granted ...

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JAMES A. REDMAN, JR. v. TRACY L. FLORA

Child custody — Consent judgment — Modification This is an appeal from a judgment of the Circuit Court for St. Mary’s County Circuit Court modifying the terms of a consent judgment regarding the custody of a minor child (the “Child”). ...

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LYDANET SMITH HERNANDEZ v. LUIS PITA MATIENZO

Child custody — Uniform Child Custody Jurisdiction and Enforcement Act — Emergency temporary jurisdiction Lydanet Smith Hernandez (“Mother”) contends that the Circuit Court for St. Mary’s County erred in denying her Emergency Motion for Modification of a Registered Order and ...

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