Elyse Strickland has extensive experience in complex civil litigation, including managing all aspects of commercial litigation and family law matters.
In her family law practice, Elyse deals with a vast array of cases involving issues such as business valuation, property distribution, alimony, child support, custody, and visitation. Elyse is also trained as a family law mediator and collaborative lawyer. She is certified as a Best Interest attorney.
In her commercial litigation practice, Elyse assists clients in resolving business controversies. She has represented a wide variety of clients from individuals to publicly traded corporations and small business entities in all types of commercial litigation cases such as shareholder disputes; breach of contract cases; construction litigation; and employment litigation, including the enforceability of non-compete provisions, non-solicitation provisions, and trade secrets.
Elyse is also well-known in the “factoring industry” as a result of her many years of practice in representing companies who purchase payment streams such as structured settlement payments and lottery winnings.
Elyse takes a practical approach to resolving conflicts, and assists her clients in managing risk and achieving a sensible and successful resolution of problems.
As a valued member of a Bethesda law firm, Elyse focused her growing practice on Construction, Domestic Relations & Family Law, and Commercial Litigation.
"Offit Kurman Attorney Elyse L. Strickland Comments on Structured Settlement Buyouts in the Washington Post"
A disservice to those receiving settlements The Nov. 4 editorial “Better safeguards for lawsuit payouts” endorsed rules proposed by Maryland’s…