Katherine F. McCool
Katherine “Katie” F. McCool, Associate Attorney at FLAG, has focused her professional career on assisting clients navigate the often complex and emotionally draining process associated with the successful resolution of family law cases. Katherine is a strong advocate for empowering clients with knowledge and decision-making input that allows them to be an active participant in their future and the future of their family. Katherine attempts to negotiate and resolve family law matters in an expeditious manner while always being prepared to zealously advocate in the courtroom should litigation become necessary.
Katherine was born and raised in Baltimore and attended University of Pittsburgh where she double majored in History and Urban Management and graduated summa cum laude. Katherine returned to Baltimore to pursue her law degree at University of Baltimore where she received a scholarship. She was actively involved in the law school community, working as a Research Assistant for Contracts, a Teaching Assistant for Legal Writing and Torts, and serving on Law Review. In 2014 she graduated summa cum laude from Law School and earned a place in the Heuisler Honors Society.
Upon being admitted to practice law in Maryland, Katherine worked at Textron Systems as an export analyst where she drafted the complex government agreements and licenses necessary for the company to sell and lease its military drones abroad. In 2015, Katherine began working in the Appointed Attorneys program in Baltimore City representing indigent clients during their bail review hearings and realized her appreciation for personal client interaction. After realizing that her passion lies in the courtroom, not in the boardroom, she began practicing Criminal and Family law at the Law Offices of Thomas Maronick LLC. Over the past few years, Katherine has nurtured her family law skills and dedicated her professional career to helping resolve family law issues. Katherine joined FLAG as an Associate Attorney in August, 2017.
Katherine lives in Baltimore County with her husband and golden retriever and enjoys cooking, snowboarding and activities with friends.
Katherine’s Practice Areas:
- Prenuptial and Postnuptial Agreements
- Child Custody
- Child Support
- Third Party Custody Cases
- Protective Orders
Katherine’s Professional Associations:
- Maryland State Bar Association
- Baltimore County Bar Association
- Women’s Bar Association – Baltimore County, Harford County, and Howard County
- Civil Justice, Inc.