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David Coaxum Selected for Admission into the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers

For Immediate Release

Columbia, MD | July 15, 2020

David Coaxum a Family Law attorney with Offit Kurman, has been selected as a Fellow of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers (AAML). Mr. Coaxum is the 12th Offit Kurman attorney to achieve the prestigious distinction.

Founded in 1962, the AAML is an organization comprised of the most dedicated professional family law lawyers who are also recognized and respected by the bench and bar as leaders in their field. To be eligible for Fellowship with the AAML, an attorney must meet a rigorous set of criteria, and demonstrate a commitment to its exacting measures of conduct and skill in matters such as divorce, child custody negotiations, pre- and post-nuptial agreements, distribution of marital assets, and collaborative resolutions.

At Offit Kurman, David Coaxum is a Principal-level attorney whose practice as a family law attorney focuses on the negotiation, settlement, and litigation of complex domestic matters in Maryland and the District of Columbia. As a well-respected lawyer, Mr. Coaxum has a wealth of experience in matters concerning complex asset and property distribution, alimony, and child custody and access issues. Mr. Coaxum also prepares and negotiates complex separation and property settlement agreements and handles difficult and high-profile matters in the metropolitan area. He is particularly adept at assisting clients in navigating crises that present significant legal, business, and reputational risks.

To learn more about Mr. Coaxum, please visit his Offit Kurman web page.


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