Hadrian N. Hatfield
Family Lawyer Magazine recognizes Hadrian Hatfield, a top family lawyer in Maryland and Washington D.C. with expertise in interstate and international matters, for his unyielding commitment to advocate with honor.
Hadrian Hatfield represents clients who want creative, informed, and thoughtful solutions to complex family law problems. His in-depth knowledge and extensive experience range from cases with high-stakes and strong emotions to interstate and international situations. In the midst of the emotional fog that often permeates family law matters, Hadrian has the unique ability to keep clients level-headed and focused on their objectives. One client describes him this way: “Instead of serving as a weaponized legal instrument of my darkness, He spent a good amount of our time together helping me to be my own higher self.” [Visual display of Hadrian’s picture, “Complex family law”, “Interstate and international matters”, client’s quote.]
Hadrian is fluent in French and English. He helps local and overseas clients with
Divorce litigation in two countries
Foreign-located marital assets
International alimony and child support
Custody and visitation rights in international relocation
Parental child abduction
International prenuptial agreements.
He is an adjunct professor at the University of Baltimore School of Law and teaches continuing legal education to family lawyers. He is recognized with an AV rating from Martindale Hubbell, Fellowships in the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers and in the International Academy of Family Lawyers, and repeated inclusion among the top family law practitioners by Washingtonian Magazine, Super Lawyers and Best Lawyers.
Hadrian is a founding member of the Collaborative Divorce Association in Montgomery County and has been a mediator for over 20 years.
Contact Hadrian Hatfield, a partner with the family law firm of Strickler, Platnick & Hatfield if you have a complex family law dispute.