Shelly D. McKeon, Esq., Founder, Jessica S. Kern, Esq.

3 Bethesda Metro Center, Suite 700-71
Bethesda, MD 20814
17B Firstfield Road, Suite 101
Gaithersburg, MD 20878

QWhy choose The McKeon Law Firm? 
A Working with a family law attorney is a good investment in your future; we specialize exclusively in all family legal matters, from prenuptial agreements and uncontested divorces to complex divorce cases involving businesses, partnerships, pensions, financial tracing and multiple properties. Our clients benefit from our extensive experience with settlement negotiations and litigation involving custody and visitation, enforcement, contempt, modification of prior orders, domestic violence and child, spousal and retroactive support. Drawing from decades of practice, we offer a knowledgeable perspective and are committed to educating our clients about their options, allowing them to make informed decisions. 

QHow do you measure success? 
A Many of our clients are referrals from prior clients and other professionals, which we consider an outstanding achievement. It reflects the trusted relationships we have built with clients by actively listening to their needs and helping them achieve their goals as best we can. Additionally, our attorneys have worked together for over a decade with many longtime staff members; this continuity helps clients feel more comfortable. 

QWhat is one thing prospective clients should know about working with you? 
A You will have an entire team on your side, advocating on your behalf and guiding you through the storm toward better days. We take pride in offering the customized care expected from a boutique law firm—a tailored hands-on approach to each case, prompt communication and attention to detail—while offering the experience, expertise, skills and resources more often associated with a larger practice. 

The McKeon Law Firm offers a personal approach and customized solutions for family law matters. Recognized by Washingtonian, Shelly McKeon is included in Super Lawyers (Maryland and Washington, D.C.) and the Maryland Daily Record’s Power List: Family Law. Jessica Kern has received the Client Champion recognition from Martindale-Hubbell, and the firm holds the highest Martindale-Hubbell rating.