Why choose our firm?

Located in Columbia, Maryland, the attorneys of family law firm Oliver Leffler Law assist families throughout Howard County with all types of family law issues

Working with Margaret and Lauren will allow you to benefit from their:

  • Extensive legal experience, including that of a prosecutor: Our lawyers are familiar with the effects of divorce on children and work to protect their rights and interests.
  • Reputation in the fields of mediation and collaborative divorce: Our attorneys understand the benefits of working together to solve family law disputes.
  • Understanding that no two divorces or disputes are the same: One of our skilled lawyers will sit down with you and take the time to listen to your fears and goals and craft a plan to help you meet them. Whether it is through litigation, settlement negotiations or mediation, our attorneys can help.
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As a client of our firm, you will be working with a lawyer who understands what a stressful time this is for you. Helping you resolve your matters with as little added stress as possible to achieve the best results possible will always be her top priority.

About Us

Our experienced attorneys assist families and individuals with family law, estates and trusts, and guardianship matters throughout Howard, Carroll, Anne Arundel, Baltimore, Montgomery, and Prince George’s counties in Maryland. We believe that most families seek a less confrontational resolution to their disputes. We will help you decide which path is right for you and your family, and will be with you every step of the way.


Lauren N. Leffler

Lauren N. Leffler

Principal and Attorney

Lauren is a Howard County native and a parent, who, in addition to assisting clients with family law matters, handles the trusts and estates matters for the firm. Lauren is actively engaged in the community and routinely presents to families on estate planning and estate administration.

Alana L. Quint

Alana L. Quint

Associate Attorney

Alana was born and raised in the Baltimore area. A former child of divorce, Alana is able to approach family law matters from a unique perspective. She has a background in assisting underprivileged communities, including low-income individuals and victims of domestic violence. Alana is passionate about helping people and families, which informs her practice as an attorney.

Margaret H. Oliver

Margaret H. Oliver

Of Counsel

The firm’s founder, Meg is a former teacher and prosecutor as well as a mother of two adult children. She is active in the community, working to assist families in need, and is a member of Blue Water Baltimore. She has taught classes on divorce at the local community college and has served as a presenter/panelist at continuing education seminars.

We Can Provide You With The Help You Need

As honest, supportive and sensible advocates, our attorneys will work with you to achieve the best results possible for the changes coming for you and your family. We can help you resolve your conflicts while keeping your interests at heart. To arrange a consultation, contact us online or call 410-740-1180. Credit cards are accepted.