About Us

Margaret Oliver is a family law attorney with more than 20 years of experience handling complex family law matters for families throughout Howard County, Carroll County and Anne Arundel County, Maryland. An experienced litigator and former prosecutor, she is a believer that most families are seeking a less confrontational resolution. Margaret will help you decide which path is right for you and your family, and she will be with you every step of the way.

Margaret H. OliverMargaret Oliver is a former teacher and prosecutor and a mother of two adult children. She is active in the community working to assist families in need and a member of Blue Water Baltimore. She has taught classes on divorce at the local community college and served as a presenter/panelist at continuing education seminars. To learn more about Margaret Oliver, click the link below:

Margaret H. Oliver

Lauren N. BrockmeyerLauren N. Leffler is a Howard County native and a parent, who, in addition to assisting clients with family law matters, handles the trusts and estates matters for the firm. Lauren is actively engaged in the community and presents routinely to families on estate planning and estate administration. To learn more about Lauren, click the link below:

Lauren N. Leffler 

Why Choose Our Firm?

Located in Columbia, Maryland, the family law firm of Oliver Family Law assists families throughout Howard County with all types of family law issues.

Working with Margaret will allow you to benefit from her:

  • 20 years of legal experience, including as a prosecutor. Additionally, as a former teacher, Margaret is familiar with the effects of divorce on children and works to protect their rights and interests.
  • Reputation in the fields of mediation and collaborative divorce. Margaret teaches courses on divorce and has while appeared around the country to speak about the benefits of working together to solve family law disputes.
  • Understanding that no two divorces or disputes are the same. Margaret will sit down with you and take the time to listen to your fears and goals and craft a plan to help you meet them. Whether it is through litigation, settlement negotiations or mediation, she can help.

As a client of our firm, you will be working with a lawyer who understands what a stressful time this is for you. Helping you resolve your matters with as little added stress as possible to achieve the best results possible will always be her top priority.

We Can Provide You With The Help You Need

As an honest, supportive and sensible advocate, Margaret Oliver will work with you to achieve the best results possible for the changes coming for your and your family. She can help you resolve your conflicts while keeping your interests at heart. To arrange a consultation, contact Oliver Family Law online or by calling 410-740-1180. Credit cards accepted.