Welcome to FLAG
Family Law

Legal Advocates For Your Family’s
Future Well-Being

Serving clients throughout Maryland from our offices in Columbia, Rockville & Towson.

When facing a legal issue that personally affects your life and your family’s future, you want a team of attorneys who have dedicated their careers to working with and supporting children and families. The attorneys at Family Legal Advocacy Group are focused on assisting families through the most challenging times of their lives with empathy, guidance and a strong, experienced voice in the legal process. It takes innovative minds to craft alternative solutions for families in crisis. We aim to uplift and strengthen families by allowing them to control their destiny.

We recognize that you have many choices when selecting a family law firm to provide you with representation; we strongly believe that what sets us apart is our attorneys’ life-long commitment to and passion for helping children and families.

Advocacy Services

What Our Clients Say

Selecting a law firm to entrust the most personal and meaningful aspects of your life can be a daunting sometimes frightening task. We will help guide you through this difficult process.

We have a passion and dedication for helping families, it is this passion that allows us to achieve the best possible outcomes for our clients and their families.

Sarah Novak Nesbitt is “honest, straightforward, caring, and has integrity”. – Janine

Sara Schwartzman “fought tooth and nail and in the end I was granted FULL custody of my son!! Gave me back my son… and a lifetime full of joy and happiness”. – Danny

Michael Katz is “organized, prepared, knowledgeable and provided excellent advocacy”. – Jean & Tom

Sara Schwartzman and Katherine Thomas are “incredible attorneys, the best I’ve ever seen“. – Luisa

“There is no way I would have been able to [regain custody of my daughter] without flagfamilylaw.” – Mr. Phoenix

Ms. McCool won a battle that a lot of attorneys stated was “the impossible”.
– Heather

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Meet Our Attorneys

MICHAEL S. KATZ, ESQ. Managing Partner
Sarah Novak SARAH NOVAK NESBITT, ESQ. Partner, Supervising Attorney
KATHERINE F. THOMAS, ESQ. Senior Associate Attorney
ANNA C. LINDNER, ESQ. Associate Attorney
JESSICA K. KEISTER, ESQ. Associate Attorney
EMILY P. KONING, ESQ. Senior Attorney