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(410) 803-1839
krystle@rodierfamilylaw.com

Practice Areas

Divorce, Separation, Child Custody, and Child Support

Krystle Acevedo Howard
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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)

How to Create a Beneficial Custody Agreement With the Help of an Attorney

September 30, 2021

Navigating child custody and visitation rights with a spouse can be a difficult process. Working with a child custody attorney is a beneficial way to make this process easier. Attorneys are equipped to handle the legal intricacies of child custody, a courtroom scenario, or an uncooperative spouse. Below, the child custody attorneys at Rodier Family…

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How to Document Text Messages for Divorce Matters

August 26, 2021

Text messaging is a form of communication we use daily. Texting a partner, friend, family member or coworker is one of the easiest and most modern ways to relay a message. While our cellular devices have many positive uses, they can also be vessels for hateful slander and threatening text messages, especially in the hands…

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What to Do When Navigating a Difficult Divorce

August 26, 2021

Divorce is already emotionally exhausting to navigate. When your spouse is refusing to cooperate during the divorce proceedings, this can make the process even more draining. Below, the experienced attorneys at Rodier Family Law discuss how to navigate a difficult divorce and what to do if your spouse is being unreasonable. Recognize Your Spouse’s Reasoning…

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Special Considerations for Estate Planning With Children

August 26, 2021

Planning for your children after your death is something no parent ever wants to do. However, it’s important to create a will in order to ensure your assets are divided amongst your family members correctly after you pass. A will allows you to take control of your children’s future and prevent having to rely on…

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Five Reasons Why You Should Hire an Estate Planning Attorney

August 3, 2021

Hiring an estate planning attorney can help relieve some of the stress associated with writing your own will and securing your assets. One misspelled word or omitted signature can alter an estate plan. Consulting with an estate planning attorney can prevent mistakes from happening and ensure that your assets are placed in the right hands.…

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Seven Ways You Can Get Ahead in the Estate Planning Process

August 3, 2021

Estate planning may appear to be something you can put off until later, but life can be unpredictable. Preserving your assets is something you should not put off. Estate planning is the process of deciding who will inherit your assets and take care of your obligations when you die or in the event you become…

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What to Do When Your Ex-Spouse Is Not Following Your Custody Agreement

July 2, 2021

Divorce already places strain on a family, especially if children are involved. An ex-spouse that refuses to follow the agreed-upon parenting plan heightens the stress even more. If your ex refuses to follow the parenting plan decided by the Courts, there are steps you can take to file for contempt. Here, the Bel Air child…

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When Should You Request a Change in Your Custody Arrangement?

July 1, 2021

After a divorce and custody matter is settled or resolved at trial, there are times where custody arrangements may need to be modified thereafter in order to fit a family’s new or changing circumstances.  Several instances may warrant material changes which would permit a party to request that a court modify custody or visitation to…

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An Overview of Adoption by a Private Party in Maryland

June 24, 2021

Adoption is a comprehensive but rewarding process for many families. There are a plethora of requirements associated with adopting a child, and unforeseen roadblocks can pop up no matter how straightforward the case may seem.  If you are looking to adopt the child of someone you already know, that can add another layer of complexity…

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