Gwendolen C. Lesh McLeod
Firm: Haspel & McLeod, P.C.
Address: 50 West Montgomery Ave., Suite 260
Rockville, MD 20850
University: St. Mary's College, Maryland, B.A., 1985, Duquesne University, J.D., 1988
Admitted: 1989, Maryland and District of Columbia; 1992, U.S. District Court, District of Maryland
Biography: Gwendolen C. Lesh McLeod is a co-founder and partner of Haspel & McLeod, P.C. In addition to her remarkable family law experience, Gwen has substantial experience helping disabled clients obtain benefits from the Social Security Administration. Gwen is a certified mediator who is regularly appointed by the court to mediate divorce cases that are pending in the circuit court for Frederick and Montgomery counties, Maryland. Gwen is also trained in collaborative law and provides her clients with a more amicable means of resolving family law issues using this effective technique. Gwen is well known for her child advocacy and is frequently appointed to represent children in contested child custody cases. Washingtonian Magazine named Gwen a Top Family Law Attorney in the Washington, D.C. area and Super Lawyers Magazine named her in the top five percent of family lawyers in the state of Maryland. She has also been selected for the Bar Register of Preeminent Women Lawyers(TM).