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Bethesda Magazine names Three Family Law Attorneys “Top Divorce Lawyers”

Offit Kurman is very pleased to announce that two of our family law attorneys, Ronald L. Ogens and Cheryl L. Hepfer, were recently named two of the “Top Divorce Lawyers” by Bethesda Magazine and a third family law attorney Sara Donohue was given and honorable mention.   Click Here to read the full article.

Bethesda Family Law AttorneysRonald Ogens

Mr. Ogens, who is based out of Offit Kurman’s Bethesda office, serves as Chair of the firm’s Family Law Practice Group. He focuses his practice on the negotiation, settlement, and litigation of family law matters throughout Maryland and Washington, DC. His experience as one of the area’s top family law attorneys helps him serve as an effective mediator and arbitrator in disputes. Mr. Ogens is also a past president of the Maryland Chapter of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers. He can be reached at 240.507.1701 or

Bethesda Family Law AttorneysCheryl Hepfer

Ms. Hepfer’s motto is simple: “Prepare well and negotiate from strength.” Ms. Hepfer’s character and work ethic have won the solid respect of the judges and attorneys with whom she negotiates. She has a wealth of experience in complex property distribution, alimony, child custody and visitation, child access, and child support matters, which has led her to successfully litigate in trial courts throughout Maryland. In September 2012, Ms. Hepfer was sworn in as the President of the International Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers (IAML). Ms. Hepfer can be reached at 240.507.1752 or

Bethesda Family Law AttorneysSara M. Donohue

Another one of Offit Kurman’s family law attorneys, Sara M. Donohue, was given an honorable mention in the Bethesda Magazine article. For more than twenty-five years, Ms. Donohue has practiced in the field of domestic law in both Maryland and the District of Columbia. Her practice includes working on complex divorce and custody matters, as well as Collaborative Law and adoption law. Ms. Donohue can be reached at 240.507.1703 or To learn more about Offit Kurman, one of the largest and fastest-growing full-service law firms in the Mid-Atlantic region, and our award-winning group of family law attorneys, please fill out our contact form. With over 100 attorneys in seven offices serving Washington DC, Baltimore, Bethesda, Philadelphia, Wilmington and Northern Virginia, we are well positioned to meet the legal needs of dynamic businesses and the people who own and operate them. You can also connect with Offit Kurman via FacebookTwitterGoogle+YouTube, and LinkedIn.