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Contact

(410) 803-1839
rodierfamilylaw@gmail.com

Practice Areas

Divorce, Separation, Child Custody, and Child Support

Krystle Acevedo Howard, Esq.

Education

  •  East Carolina University, 2006

    · B.S. Health Information Management

    · B.S. Health Services Management

Law School

  • North Carolina Central University, J.D., 2013

Admitted

  • Maryland 2014

Member

  • Maryland State Bar Association

  • Harford County Bar Association

  • Women’s Bar Association of Maryland

  • Harford County WBA

  •  Harford County Bar Foundation

Biography

  • Court Appointed Attorney, District Court of Maryland (Baltimore City) (2015-Present)

  • Alpha Phi Omega Service Fraternity

  • Super Lawyers Rising Star (2018)

  • Phi Alpha Delta Legal Fraternity

  • Phi Delta Phi International Legal Fraternity

  • Harford County Bar Association

  • Member, CLE Committee (2017)

  • Chair, Sponsorship Committee (2017)

  • Member, Young Lawyers Committee (2016)

  • Member, Executive Council (2017)

  • Co-Chair, Spring Gala Committee (2017 & 2018)

  • Harford County Bar Foundation, Secretary (2017)

  • Harford County Women’s Bar Association, Board Member (2017)

Estate Planning & Pets: Making Sure Your Pets Are Cared For

September 1, 2020

For many individuals, their pets have a huge place in their hearts and it can be all too easy to worry about what will happen to them if you should pass. Thankfully, there are many ways that you can include your pet in your estate plan to ensure their security and care, no matter what.…

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Money Matters You Should Not Overlook During Divorce

August 20, 2020

The process of divorce can bring financial issues or discrepancies that may exist between you and your partner to the forefront. Remaining proactive in the financial planning process is vital to achieving a smooth divorce process, fully understanding your financial needs and benefitting from settlement negotiations. Here, the Harford County divorce attorneys at Rodier Family…

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An Overview of the Different Types of Joint Custody in Maryland

July 31, 2020

In Maryland there are two types of custody that are important for parents to determine regarding their children when the parents do not live together. There is joint legal custody and shared physical custody, and it is important to know the difference between them if you desire to share the custody of your children with…

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Dating As a Parent Post-Separation

July 21, 2020

If you and your spouse have just recently separated, the idea of entering the dating world may be on your mind. If you are a parent interested in dating after separation, but are wondering how this decision may impact you and your child, the qualified divorce attorneys at Rodier Family Law have provided guidance on…

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Third-Party Custody and Your Rights

July 14, 2020

Generally speaking, when a custody battle ensues, it is the parents that are fighting for custody rights of their children. However, in some instances, third-party individuals such as grandparents, aunts and uncles or other loved ones become involved in the child custody process. Here, the qualified child custody attorneys at Rodier Family Law discuss the…

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Who Pays for the Children’s Medical Expenses After a Divorce?

June 29, 2020

Filing for divorce and discussing child custody can be a time consuming, frustrating and emotionally taxing process. In the process of determining child custody and responsibilities of each parent, there are a myriad of financial situations to consider, such as paying for your child’s medical expenses.  Here, the divorce and child custody attorneys at Rodier…

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Protecting Valuables and Collectibles in Your Estate Plan

June 4, 2020

When creating your estate plan, the process can often be challenging, confusing and extremely time-consuming when you try to tackle the task alone. If you own a large number of valuables, figuring out how to delegate your assets properly typically requires the help of qualified legal professionals such as the attorneys at Rodier Family Law.…

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What Millennials Are Teaching Us About Finances in Divorce

May 27, 2020

When it comes to finances, many millennial couples are forgoing the traditional route of joint bank accounts and choosing to keep their money separate; it is one of the many generational trends we are experiencing in society. Here, the qualified divorce attorneys at Rodier Family Law discuss how millennials are changing the status quo of…

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Why It Is Crucial That Everyone Have an Estate Plan at Any Age

May 5, 2020

It is important to be proactive in preparing an estate plan at any age. Creating an estate plan helps ensure that your money and property are handled in direct accordance with your wishes and can alleviate confusion and stress for beneficiaries. Here, the qualified estate planning attorneys at Rodier Family Law discuss the importance of…

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