Family Law

We deal with marriage, civil unions, domestic partnerships, child abuse, divorce, annulment, property settlements, alimony and parental responsibility.Learn More...

Civil Litigation

If you are involved in a real estate dispute, any contractual dispute or are the victim of employee discrimination, Stephen A. Shechtel can help.Learn More...

Personal Injury

Let Shechtel And Associates, P.A. help you recover damages for the wrong caused by the negligence of another.Learn More...

Recent Cases Blog

Dan Snyder v. The Washington City Paper –
Why Didn’t Snyder Choose Home Field Advantage?

January 7, 2014

In a case of note, local businessman Daniel Snyder of Rockville/Potomac, MD brought a libel suit in New York against local free newspaper The City Paper. There is obviously a lot being written about this case now. One issue that

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Real Estate Law

Know your rights regarding buying or selling or a real estate law dispute.

Corporate Law

Your source for matters including corporation formation, acquisitions and transactions.

Estates & Trusts

A thorough and legally binding will or trust ensures your loved ones are cared for as you desire!


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Steve is a very able lawyer. He comes prepared for trial and gives you great information about what you should or should not do when you are on the stand. ...

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Getting divorced for first time was traumatic and confusing regarding my rights. He outlined my rights and posible options so I can decide a course of action. Mr Shechtel follow my wishes to a satisfactory divorce. His CPA background was helpful in counseling me about my business. I was very impres...

Steve is hands down the best attorney I know. As a client I have referred my parents to him and they have referred other friends. He has decades of experience, the judges in Montgomery county all know him well and trust him, he is a shark at trial and has a photographic memory so he knows the law ba...