Marriage & Divorce

TERRI GOLDING v. STEPHEN GOLDING

Divorce — Complaint to terminate alimony — Attorneys’ fees Terri Golding (“Terri”), the appellant, challenges an order of the Circuit Court for Baltimore County denying her request for an award of attorneys’ fees incurred in defending a complaint to terminate ...

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GEORGE AKUMBU v. GEORGETTE AKUMBU

Divorce — Rehabilitative alimony — Calculation In this family law case, Appellant, George Akumbu, complains that the Circuit Court for Montgomery County awarded incorrectly to Appellee, Georgette Akumbu, rehabilitative alimony. Appellant assigns error also to the circuit court’s finding that ...

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THOMAS G. RINKER v. JENNIFER C. RINKER

Divorce — Marital home — Valuation This appeal arises from an Opinion and Judgment of Absolute Divorce issued by the Circuit Court for Anne Arundel County on March 20, 2017. The appellant, Thomas G. Rinker (“Mr. Rinker”), filed a Complaint ...

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BEN BRODY v. NECHAMI ROSENDORFF

Child support — Calculation — Child’s extracurricular activities This is an appeal from an order of the Circuit Court for Baltimore County granting child support, a monetary award, and a transfer of marital property. Following a bifurcated divorce hearing, the ...

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WALTER R. HURT v. VERDENA JONES-HURT

Divorce — Marital property — Military pension When Verdena Jones-Hurt (“Wife”) and Walter Hurt (“Husband”), a veteran, divorced, the Circuit Court for Baltimore City included one-third of Husband’s military pension in the marital property award it ordered in Wife’s favor. ...

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DENNIS O’CONNELL v. SHERI O’CONNELL

Alimony — Calculation — Voluntary impoverishment Dennis and Sheri O’Connell divorced seven years ago but continue to fight about monetary issues. The parties were divorced in 2010. The financial issues were resolved without a hearing but the parties were unable ...

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ROBERT I. SACK v. MARY ANN M. SACK

Divorce — Alimony — Retroactive modification This case arises from a dispute involving a marital settlement agreement that gave alimony to appellee for a limited term as incorporated in a judgment of divorce. A provision in the agreement allowed appellant ...

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IAN DAVIS v. NADA DAVIS

Divorce — Alimony — Calculation After Ian Davis (“Husband”) and Nada Davis (“Wife”) first divorced in 2014, Wife appealed the Circuit Court for Montgomery County’s alimony award, and we vacated it and remanded for further proceedings. After a hearing on ...

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ANN MCGEEHAN v. MICHAEL MCGEEHAN

Divorce — Marital property — Postnuptial agreement We are asked to consider whether an agreement entered into during the course of a marriage made manifest by three deeds by which title was transferred to the wife, Ann McGeehan, Petitioner, by ...

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SPENCER M. HECHT v. JENNIFER L. HECHT

Alimony — Indefinite alimony — Self-supporting recipient This is an appeal from a Judgment of Absolute Divorce of the Circuit Court for Montgomery County granted to appellant Spencer M. Hecht and appellee Jennifer Lynn Hecht. Appellant was ordered by the ...

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