Catherine P. Villareale


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Catherine P. Villareale

Ms. Villareale is an associate in the firm’s family law department where she performs a wide range of counseling and litigation services, including those related to:

  • Divorce proceedings;
  • Custody and visitation disputes;
  • Alimony and child support;
  • Marital property awards;
  • Guardianship cases; and
  • Protective orders.

She regularly negotiates complex separation and property settlement agreements that involve the valuation and division of assets such as businesses, partnerships, investments, and retirement plans.  She often handles cases in which custody, visitation rights, alimony, child support, and division of assets are in dispute. 

A trial attorney as well as a negotiator, Ms. Villareale has tried numerous family law cases throughout Maryland. 

Before joining the firm, she clerked for The Honorable Richard S. Bernhardt, Judge of the Circuit Court for Howard County.

Attorney Profile



  • University of Baltimore School of Law (J.D., summa cum laude, 2013)
  • University of Maryland - College Park (B.A., 2003)

Bar Admissions

  • State of Maryland
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  • Maryland State Bar Association
  • The Women's Bar Association of Maryland
  • Baltimore County Bar Association
  • Howard County Bar Association
  • Howard County Women's Bar Association
News, Publications & Speaking Engagements

  • Comment, "The Case of Two Biological Intended Mothers:  Illustrating the Need to Statutorily Define Maternity in Maryland," 42 U. Balt. L. Rev. 365 (2013).


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