Mary Roby Sanders


MARY ROBY SANDERS is an AV Preeminent rated attorney who practices exclusively in the area of family law. She received her B.A. and J.D. degrees, with honors, from the University of Maryland.

She won the 2019 Beverly A. Groner Family Law Award, which recognizes an attorney or judge who has served the Maryland Legal Community through their dedication to the practice of family law and has exemplified the highest professional standards during a distinguished legal career. Additionally, she was presented with the prestigious J. Earle Plumhoff Award from the Baltimore County Bar Association in January 2012 for professionalism in the practice of law and has been named for the past three years as one of Newsweek’s Best Lawyers in America. She is also a former member of the Judicial Nominating Commission for Baltimore County and a member of the Dissenter’s Club.

Mary is a member of the Women’s Bar Association, a former chair and current member of the Baltimore County Bench Bar Committee and the Family Law Committee of the Baltimore County Bar Association. She is also a Fellow of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers and past chair of the Family Law Section Council of the Maryland State Bar Association. She has been named to the “Maryland Super Lawyers” lists every year since 2007, and was most recently selected to the 2020 Top 100 Lawyers List and the Top 50 Women List.



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