Maria Athanasakis

Maria Athanasakis

Law Clerk

Maria Athanasakis is a Law Clerk at RLG Law, focusing her practice in Family Law.

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“I find it heartwarming to work with families, supporting them and helping them understand the complexities of the law. I want them to know there are people in their corner.”

– Maria Athanasakis

Ms. Athanasakis joined the firm after serving as an Associate at Columbus Community Legal Services in Washington, DC. There, she represented refugees and advocated for clients in obtaining visas through the Humanitarian Parole Petition and in deportation proceedings. Prior to this role, she was a Summer Associate with global firm Integreon, where she worked in the business litigation unit.

During the course of completing her education, Ms. Athanasakis was a Summer Associate, Law Clerk and Intern with RLG Law, where she was a valued member of our team over several years.

Ms. Athanasakis received her Juris Doctor degree from The Catholic University of America, Columbus School of Law. During her law school career she worked in the School’s clinic. She also attended The Catholic University of America for undergraduate studies, graduating cum laude with a Bachelor of Arts degree. During this time, she was an active member of the Pre-Law Society, serving as Vice President. She also volunteered for Justice for Juniors and was a member of the Mock Trial team.

Bar Admissions

Education

  • Maryland (pending)
  • The Catholic University Columbus School of Law, J.D., 2022
  • The Catholic University, B.A., 2019, cum laude

Professional Memberships

Awards

  • Maryland State Bar Association
  • Montgomery County Bar Association
  • Phi Eta Sigma Honors Society
  • Phi Sigma Tau Philosophy Honors Society
  • Alpha Kappa Delta Sociology Honors Society
  • Theta Alpha Kappa Theology Honors Society

Contact Us

Located in the heart of Montgomery County, the RLG Law offices are next to the Circuit Court and District Court buildings, and conveniently situated within walking distance to the Rockville Metro Station.

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