Kathleen Duckett McCann is a dedicated, experienced, effective attorney focused on protecting and preserving her clients’ legal rights. She takes the time to understand each client’s unique situation in order to effectively advocate his or her legal position. She derives great satisfaction in helping her clients achieve the results to which they are entitled under the law.
Ms. McCann concentrates her practice in the following areas: (1) family law which includes divorce, custody and child support, property distribution, alimony and prenuptial agreements; (2) domestic violence; (3) wills, trusts, and estates; and (4) adult guardianship and elder law. She is also an experienced mediator who is court-approved and frequently appointed by the Circuit Court for Queen Anne’s County as mediator in all types of family law cases.
Ms. McCann has practiced law in Maryland State and Federal trial courts, Maryland appellate courts, the Maryland Office of Administrative Hearings, the Social Security Administration, and the Maryland Workers Compensation Commission. She is also an experienced, court-approved family law mediator.
Ms. McCann earned her B.A. degree in psychology from the University of Maryland Baltimore County in 1979. She attended the University of Baltimore School of Law from 1993 until 1996 while raising her two children. She was a member of the University of Baltimore Law Review and the Heuisler Honor Society. Ms. McCann graduated from law school magna cum laude in December of 1996.
After earning her law degree, Ms. McCann became associated with the Baltimore firm of Ober, Kaler, Grimes and Shriver. From there, she entered solo practice in Annapolis, Maryland. In 2001, she joined the Annapolis firm of Alan Legum, P.A. Ms. McCann moved from Annapolis to Queenstown, Maryland in 2002. In 2005, she opened a solo practice in Queenstown. In 2013, she joined forces with her esteemed colleague and fellow attorney, Cynthia L. McCann, Esq., and they formed the firm of McCann Law, LLC.
Ms. McCann is a member of the Maryland Bar Association and subscribes to the Family Law, Estates & Trusts Law, Elder Law, and Alternative Dispute Resolution Sections. She is a member and the treasurer of the Queen Anne’s County Bar Association. She also serves on the Fee Dispute Resolution Committee of the Maryland Bar Association. In 2008, she received the Outstanding Attorney Award from Mid-Shore Counsel on Family Violence for her work advocating on behalf of victims of domestic violence.
Ms. McCann practices primarily out of the Queenstown office and can be reached by calling 410-827-5622 or online at email@example.com.