Brodsky Renehan Pearlstein & Bouquet is one of the foremost family law practices in Maryland and Washington, DC. All of our personnel and systems are committed to the aggressive and diligent pursuit of divorce and family law litigation. Our singular focus on family law means our clients receive the most efficient representation and best opportunity to achieve their goals.
The firm’s name partners, Bryan Renehan, Brian K. Pearlstein, and Edouard J.P. Bouquet, are joined by three additional partners Kristina Badalian, Nicolas Orechwa, and Heather Sweren, each of who started at the firm as associates. In combination with the firm’s associate attorneys and other legal professionals, we offer clients a collective wealth of knowledge, combined with the use of cutting edge technology, to ensure excellent representation. Additionally, each client has a team of legal professionals including at least two attorneys representing their interests.
Distinguished by peers and the media, the firm is one of the region’s best known dedicated to family law. Our firm has been named by U.S News & World Report as one of the best in the region. Our partners have been named to Washingtonian Magazine’s list of the area’s Top Divorce Attorneys including Brian Pearlstein and Bryan Renehan who has been a fixture on the list for well over a decade. Many of our family law attorneys have also earned an AV rating by Martindale-Hubbell, a coveted award that ranks them at the very top of the legal profession for ethical standards and legal abilities.
In most cases, a negotiated, out of court settlement is preferable to litigation. Negotiated settlements are less stressful — and less expensive — allowing you to maintain more control over your future. In instances when a case cannot be resolved without litigation, be assured, we will aggressively pursue, through the Court, the best possible outcome. For over 60 years we have built a reputation as litigators. Of course, we would rather settle your case but if it does go to trial, you have a capable and reputable litigator on your side.
All of our systems and processes have been implemented exclusively for family law. This singular focus makes us more efficient and effective on your behalf. Your legal team at Brodsky Renehan Pearlstein & Bouquet combines a senior partner along with associate attorneys and legal support staff. We never double bill for attorneys which means that when a partner and associate are working on the same item you won’t be billed for both. We are also a strong proponent of using technology to increase efficiency and reduce client expense.
Personal issues associated with family law are emotionally overwhelming. We understand how difficult the situations can be – whether it’s protecting your children or your financial future. We always strive to secure a resolution that most appropriately responds to your needs.