Family Law

Kent Island divorce lawyers, wife and husband team, Holly Brownley and Matthew Penick, have represented numerous clients from Kent Island and frequently appear in equity court, i.e. family law court, in Queen Anne’s County and throughout the Eastern Shore of Maryland. Their knowledge and experience in family law cases runs deep, having successfully litigated hundreds of family law cases, not only child custody and protective orders, but complex divorce matters as well resulting in substantial monetary awards, alimony, child support, and property division.

Family Law

Whether you are facing a protective order, peace order, divorce, guardianship hearing, child custody hearing, or child in need of assistance hearing, it is important to find local attorneys with experience, vigor, and knowledge of family law and local procedures in Queen Anne’s County and the surrounding areas who will aggressively fight for your interests and yet have the forthrightness to give you an honest assessment of the strengths and weaknesses of your case.

Child custody disputes are common and quite divisive, and it is important to obtain representation with a Queen Anne’s County custody attorney who will advocate aggressively and reasonably throughout all aspects of your case.

Matthew Penick is collaboratively trained, and so if you believe your dispute might be able to be resolved without the need for expensive litigation, the collaborative approach might be a successful alternative method of dispute resolution for your family law matter.

In addition to their private work, Holly and Matt give back to their community by representing clients through Mid-Shore Pro Bono, Maryland Volunteer Lawyers Service, and Mid-Shore Council on Family Violence. Lawyer by the Bay received the 2014 Maryland Volunteer Lawyers Service Law Firm of the Year award and the 2014 Mid-Shore Pro Bono Small Firm of the Year award.


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