The Law office Of Cherise L Williams LLC

The Law office Of Cherise L Williams LLC

Your search for a reliable, versatile, cost-conscious and experienced family law attorney in Rockville, MD is over. Cherise L. Williams is a family lawyer with unique experience handling a wide variety of family law cases.

Firm Overview

Driven by compassion as well as a dedication to helping families The Law Offices of Cherise Williams handles several types of family law-related litigation. Those include child custody/visitation, child abuse/neglect, child support proceedings, paternity establishment, step-parent adoption, prenuptial/postnuptial agreements, and more. You need a family lawyer with extensive knowledge of the law, who can apply it to your specific circumstances. Cherise L. Williams is a divorce attorney in MD with the skills and experience needed to guide you through the process and create the best possible outcome for you. Our firm can help you navigate both absolute divorce and limited divorce litigations. We are dedicated to staying up-to-date on case law that may affect your case. These are some of the unique divorce circumstances that one of the top D.C divorce lawyers can assist you in:

Alimony/Spousal Support
Child Support
Property Division

Let attorney Williams help you navigate your legal actions and use her knowledge to your advantage.

Main Office

Main Office
110 N Washington St #350
Rockville MD 20850


(240) 499-8569


(866) 580-5913


Free Initial Consultation?

50% off one hour initial consultation

Services Offered For Fixed Fees?

Prenuptial agreements, antenuptial agreements, mutual consent divorce without children, some limited representation services

Hourly Rates


Office Information

Office Hours

10:30-5:00 phone hours

Office Manager

Jan Bellamy

Emergency After Hours


Languages Spoken



The Law Offices of Cherise Williams handles several types of family law-related litigation. Those include divorce, child custody/visitation, grandparents visitation, child support proceedings, prenuptial, post-nuptials in Maryland and DC.

You need a family lawyer with extensive knowledge of the law, who can apply it to your specific circumstances. You also need one of the most caring and understanding family law attorneys around who is cost conscious.

Child Custody

Under Maryland law, both natural parents are the presumed natural custodians of their children. The law does give preference to either the mother or father. The law looks at the BEST INTEREST of the child standard when deciding on child custody.

Child Custody often involves emotions, regardless of whether both parties are working together. If you are looking for lawyer who will fight for you in child custody, a child abuse, or a “paternity" case the Law Offices of Cherise Williams is the place to go.

Child Support

Children in Maryland and DC have the right to receive support from both parents even if the parents are separated, divorced, or have never been married. We offer help with initial filings, modifications, and contempt hearings.

The firm will help you navigate the financial questions you have about how-to calculate child support based on the child support calculator.


A limited divorce: A separation supervised by the court. A mutual consent divorce: By far the quickest and easiest type of divorce, where both parties agree to everything Absolute Divorce A declaration by a court that a marriage has been dissolved.

Divorce attorney means you get the best knowledge and service for any divorce you require. A divorce is not an easy matter to deal with, but she ensures that you receive the best possible care for your proceedings. If you want the best Maryland divorce lawyer to deal with your divorce or work as your alimony lawyer on an alimony matter. T
If you are in need of a pre-nuptial or antenuptial agreement contact our office today.

Divorce Mediation

A confidential process in which both you and your spouse meet with a neutral third person (the mediator) who helps you decide on the aspects of your divorce (ie: child custody and visitation, property division, and child support).

Our firm can represent you a scheduled mediation that is voluntarily chosen by the parties or it may be ordered by the court. Whether it is court-ordered or voluntarily chosen, it is still voluntary in that the parties may, but are not required, to reach an agreement about the disputed issues. The goal of mediation is to reach an agreement, the terms of which are in the parties’ control.

Cherise Williams

The Law office Of Cherise L Williams LLC

Cherise L. Williams is a licensed attorney in Maryland and the District of Columbia. She is a passionate advocate who is driven to achieve results for her clients. Attorney Williams is an expert in the areas of family law as well as will preparation. She has represented clients in litigations involving divorce, child custody, and related subjects since 2008.
Cherise is a member of the DC Family Law Trial Lawyers Association, DC Bar, and Montgomery County Maryland Bar Association


Bar Number: 979179
District of Columbia, 2008

Bar Number: 0412150418
Maryland, 2004


Syracuse University College of Law
Juris Doctor, 2004

Syracuse University Maxwell School of Public Administration
Master's Public Administration, 2004

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