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Regina is known as an energetic and passionate motivational speaker, who has presented before large audiences since 1999. In addition to being a nationally recognized scholar on family law issues, throughout the past decade various non-profits, universities, bar associations, and organizations have invited her to speak on a variety of other topics that are dear to her, including:

  • The importance of scholarships

  • Financial literacy

  • Forgiveness

  • Work-life balance

  • Law in the 21st century

  • Modern dating

  • Negotiating prenuptial agreements

  • Flexible thinking

  • Family Law the Collaborative Way

Tips For Thriving Post-Divorce

By |February 16th, 2021|Categories: Talks in the Media|

Regina DeMeo a divorce attorney in Maryland and DC interviews Dr. Elizabeth Cohen aka the "Divorce Doctor" in NYC. Dr. Cohen explains the difference between working with a divorce coach and a psychologist. Therapists are able to not just focus on crisis management, but can help you take a deeper look into your behaviors and the past in order to focus on what you really need to thrive. Accepting the marriage is over, and moving forward is ultimately the only logical way forward. Together, they share some dating tips, including checking on past tax liens, divorces or criminal records for any potential new partner. Know what it is you need, and hold out for the love you deserve.

Exiting A Toxic Relationship

By |February 2nd, 2021|Categories: Talks in the Media|

Regina DeMeo, a top family law attorney in MD and DC with over 20 years of experience, interviews psycho-therapist Robin Tucker, who provides 6 key indicators you are in a toxic relationship and explains the importance of no-contact after you exit. To help you heal and move forward, Robin provides several resources.

Leaving a Narcissist and Post-Separation Abuse

By |January 8th, 2021|Categories: Talks in the Media|

Regina DeMeo, a top divorce attorney in Maryland and DC, interviews Tina Swithin, founder of One Mom's Battle and author of Divorcing a Narcissist. Together they discuss the tactics people with a high conflict personality use post-separation to abuse those that leave them, especially when there is a custody battle. People need to document the harassment, stalking, financial abuse and any parental neglect as part of a long-game strategy and be prepared for attempts at isolation and on going legal abuse.

Forgiveness in the Divorce Process with Regina De Meo

By |December 22nd, 2020|Categories: Talks in the Media|

While divorce may be triggered by anger, holding onto anger in the form of resentment can lead to a longer, more expensive divorce that is more painful for the children as well as everyone involved. Regina explains how forgiveness can save us time, money, and energy in the divorce process.

Post-separation Parenting Tips

By |December 21st, 2020|Categories: Talks in the Media|

Regina DeMeo, a top divorce attorney in Maryland and DC interviews Rich Heller, a parenting coach who shares tips for parents that are separated or plan to separate after the holidays. Together, these professionals provide parents with insight into major pitfalls to avoid for the sake of the children.

Litigating a Family Law Case During COVID

By |December 10th, 2020|Categories: Talks in the Media|

Regina DeMeo, a top divorce attorney in Maryland and DC, interviews Evan Schein, a top family law litigator in NYC. Together, they discuss the impact of COVID on cases involving custody or divorce, including the backlog that courts are experiencing and tips for streamlining the process.

Financially Ever After – Learning how to forgive to achieve a better outcome in your divorce proceedings

By |December 8th, 2020|Categories: Talks in the Media|

Regina DeMeo is a top matrimonial attorney and mediator and has regularly appeared as a legal commentator on TV, radio, and print. For over 2 decades she has been helping families with a variety of legal issues. She joins Stacy Francis today to help listeners as she shares the secret ingredient to preserving family wealth, goodwill, and relationships.

Navigating the Legal Options For Families in Transition

By |November 5th, 2020|Categories: Talks in the Media|

Regina DeMeo a top divorce attorney in Maryland and DC, interviews Heidi Webb, founder of Consilium Divorce Consultations in MA. They discuss the process for negotiating a prenup, determining if divorce is the right path for a couple & best options for completing that process. Heidi describes the inspiration for her transition from litigation to mediation/alternate dispute resolution for families and the services her firm provides for families that are restructuring.

Helping Kids with Speech Issues

By |October 30th, 2020|Categories: Talks in the Media|

Regina DeMeo a top Maryland and DC divorce attorney interviews Gabriele Nicolet, the founder of Speech Kids in the DC Area, whose company has completely pivoted during COVID to online sessions with families in need of assistance. Gabriele encourages families not to wait if they believe their children have any speech issues. Speech Kids focuses on early intervention with children under the age of 5.

Key Money Management Tips During COVID

By |October 13th, 2020|Categories: Talks in the Media|

Regina DeMeo a top Maryland and DC divorce attorney interviews Judy Heft, a Certified Money Coach who shares tips for managing your money, particularly during COVID. Judy is the author of "How To Be Successful, Smart & Organized With Your Money" and explains common mistakes to avoid. Educate yourself on money management, developing a balanced budget, and minimizing debt.

Tips for Healthy Cooking During COVID-19

By |October 6th, 2020|Categories: Talks in the Media|

Regina DeMeo a top family law attorney in Maryland and DC, interviews Lorraine Slud, owner of Happy Healthy Chefs in Maryland. Lorraine provides tips for cooking healthy during the pandemic and explains how she's been teaching virtual classes online to help people, including children, learn to enjoy their time in the kitchen more.

Tackling Education Issues During COVID-19

By |October 1st, 2020|Categories: Talks in the Media|

Regina DeMeo a top family law attorney in Maryland and DC interviews Pavel Sukhobok of Potomac Oak Tutoring about the education issues families are grappling with during COVID-19, including the uncertainty of ACT/SAT testing and need for tutoring to deal with online learning challenges and college counseling to navigate that changing minefield. They also discuss the rise in inquiries for debate team participation and how helpful that is for students looking to participate in a safe socially distant activity.

Tackling Substance Abuse Issues During COVID

By |September 24th, 2020|Categories: Talks in the Media|

Regina DeMeo a top divorce attorney in Maryland and DC interviews Dr. Phoenix Adams and Josephine Tynes at Caron Treatment Centers, which has been working with recovery patients for over 60 years. They explain why there has been a rise in substance abuse during COVID, what treatment looks like, how one determines if there is an issue, and what the available options are for individuals and/or families at Caron. Problems with drug and alcohol impact the entire family, and it takes a team approach to heal.

Maryland Family Law Attorneys Discuss The 7 Principles for a Just Divorce

By |September 9th, 2020|Categories: Talks in the Media|

Regina DeMeo, a top divorce attorney in Maryland and DC, interviews John Weaver about his new book, which emphasizes the importance of maintaining just principles throughout the divorce process. The complexity of alimony is explained, as well as the need to properly prepare for mediation and negotiations. Not allowing emotions to govern the approach is key, as well as making sure that the client's desired tactics align with the attorney's core values. Ultimately, the goal should be to obtain a fair outcome that protects the children.

Tips for Helping Children Cope With Changes, Especially During COVID-19

By |June 2nd, 2020|Categories: Talks in the Media|

Regina DeMeo, an experienced family law attorney & child advocate interviews Dr. Mindy Thiel of Chesapeake Counseling, who is well recognized in Montgomery Co. Maryland as a child therapist, particularly in high-conflict divorces. Dr. Thiel offers tips for parents to help their kids process the losses they are experiencing as a result of COVID-19, as well as any uncertainty associated with a potential separation/divorce.

Tips To Protect Your Credit with Sonya Smith-Valentine

By |May 20th, 2020|Categories: Talks in the Media|

Regina DeMeo invites Sonya Smith-Valentine, the founder of Financially Fierce, to share tips for people worried about their credit, which can impact security clearances. They discuss things to do during a divorce to avoid having your ex ruin your credit, and the benefit of attending workshops or working with a professional to improve your financial literacy.

Tracey Coates cuts through the legal jargon and dive into the inner-workings of the divorce process. She chats with lawyers, financial gurus, authors, speakers and a variety of experts focused on one goal — providing you with valuable resources and tools to support you through this journey.

“Story Time” at Georgetown University

June 1, 2019 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm

This is an Alumni Reunion event, co-hosted by the Center for Social Justice.  Story time draws children ages 3 - 10 (and their families!) to enjoy engaging stories and activities at Alumni House. Regina will read “Gina the Gymnast” from 11am - 12:30 on Saturday, June 1.

Workshop on Forgiveness in Relationships

May 18, 2019 @ 10:30 am - 12:30 pm

Howard University School of Law The Clinical Law Center ADR Practice: Opportunities and Career Paths for Lawyers Please join us for the second ADR Speaker Series! This is sponsored by Howard Law’s ADR Program, Dispute Resolution Certificate Program and Family Law Certificate Program. Pathways points available! Refreshments will be served.

Regina spoke at GWU Law on prenuptial agreements on October 15, 2018 at 5pm.

Live for the third episode of The Washington Post Express “Baggage Check Live,” hosted by advice columnist Dr. Andrea Bonior, Regina DeMeo discusses how to manage money in a relationship.

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I am committed to providing stellar legal services at a reasonable price-point. Together with my clients, I strive to develop a legal strategy that works within their budgets tailored to meet their needs regarding a either a prenup or postnup, or separation/divorce cases involving child support, alimony, custody and/or property division. Flat-fee prenups and separation agreements are available upon request.

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Phone: 240-621-0559

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