Maria joined the firm in 2013. In addition to chairing the firm's Small Business Practice, which sees her representing major corporations and small businesses alike on varying legal matters, and the Family Law/Litigation Group, where she maintains an active litigation practice, she oversees all daily operations of the firm and its 22 employees.
Maria has won numerous legal awards, including being nominated as a Rising Star by SuperLawyers.com and as a Top 10 Lawyer by the National Academy of Family Law Attorneys. She’s also frequently requested to speak at events about work-life balance and the complexities that come with being a working parent.
In addition to her zeal for the practice of law, Maria is an avid runner and yoga practitioner. She also loves cooking and spending time with her husband and two sons at their home in the Crestwood neighborhood of Washington, D.C.