Practice Areas


  • Corporate
    • Stern & Associates has helped countless individuals form new business ventures in the Mid-Atlantic region and provides legal and business consulting services to numerous companies in the Washington metropolitan area. Whether it is the formation of a new business entity or the acquisition or sale of an existing enterprise, we can help your business achieve its objectives and satisfy its legal requirements. 

  • Family Law
    • Stern & Associates provides aggressive and results oriented representation to our family law clients in the State of Maryland. Whether you are litigating a contested divorce or custody matter, or simply trying to negotiate a separation agreement in an uncontested divorce, we can provide you with reasoned and experienced counsel to help you achieve the results you are seeking. 

  • Real Estate
    • Stern & Associates assists the firm’s clients in the acquisition and sale of commercial and residential real estate in Maryland, Virginia and the District of Columbia. The firm assists our real estate clients in a myriad of ways, from the preparation and review of real estate contracts to conducting closings on properties.

  • Litigation
    • Stern & Associates represent clients in complex litigation in Federal and State courts. We have been involved in a wide range of civil litigation, both as counsel for the plaintiff and defendant. The firm’s past cases include:
      • Representation of a client in a pregnancy discrimination case who was terminated from her job when her employer discovered she was pregnant.
      • Representation of a client seriously injured in an Amtrak derailment.
      • Representation of a regional business in a wrongful termination lawsuit filed by a former employee.
      • Representation of a client who was asked to leave a national chain store on the basis of his sexual orientation.
      • Representation of clients in securities arbitration involving claims of securities law violations against their brokers.


       When you need aggressive and competent legal counsel to represent you in Court or in an alternative dispute resolution forum, contact Stern & Associates today.