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Ms. Stuart Muntzing Skok

Ms. Stuart Muntzing Skok

Owner, Stuart Skok Law LLC; Of Counsel, Cox Baker & Page LLC
  • Divorce, Family Law, Arbitration & Mediation
  • Colorado, District of Columbia, Maryland
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Biography

Now licensed in Colorado as of 2020 - Stuart Skok has expanded her practice to include Colorado family law as Of Counsel with:

      Cox, Baker & Page LLC

      858 W. Happy Canyon Road, Suite 215

      Castle Rock, CO 80108

      www.coxbaker.com

Principal and owner of Stuart Skok Law LLC, founded in 2017, Stuart Skok handles matters of family law in Maryland, D.C. and Colorado. As one of the Top 100 Matrimonial and Family Law Attorneys in Maryland listed in The National Advocates: Top 100, Ms. Skok consistently has an Avvo “Superb” rating and has received her Civil and Family Law Mediation Certification and Collaborative Law Training Certification.  Her book, Handbook on Separation and Divorce in Maryland, Fourth Edition, is available for sale on Amazon.

She earned a Bachelor of Arts in 1991 from the University of Denver before attending West Virginia University College of Law where she obtained her Juris Doctor. Admitted to practice in Maryland and Washington, D.C., and before the U.S. Supreme Court, she is currently a member of the Peer Review Panel for the Attorney Grievance Commission for Maryland. For her high ethical standards and long list of successful results, she holds the highest Peer and Judicial rating possible of AV Preeminent* from Martindale-Hubbell.

Ms. Skok has been recognized as one of the Top 50 Women Attorneys in D.C. by Washington Lawyer, the Top 50 Women Attorneys in Maryland by Baltimore magazine, the Top Ten Leaders in Collaborative by Ten Leaders Cooperative and a Top Family Law Attorney by Bethesda Magazine. In 2001, she was given the Commission for Women Dedicated Volunteer Service Award, and is active with organizations that support children with Down Syndrome.

With 25 years of experience, Ms. Skok is highly qualified to handle all matters related to divorce, custody, separation, domestic violence, separation and prenuptial agreements, and post-divorce modification and contempt.

Practice Areas
    Divorce
    Collaborative Law, Contested Divorce, Military Divorce, Property Division, Same Sex Divorce, Spousal Support & Alimony, Uncontested Divorce
    Family Law
    Adoption, Child Custody, Child Support, Father's Rights, Guardianship & Conservatorship, Paternity, Prenups & Marital Agreements, Restraining Orders, Same Sex Family Law
    Arbitration & Mediation
    Family Arbitration
Additional Practice Areas
  • Special Needs in Divorce
  • Collaborative Law
Fees
  • Free Consultation
  • Credit Cards Accepted
    Visa, MasterCard, Discover
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Colorado
Colorado Supreme Court
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District of Columbia
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Maryland
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Languages
  • English: Spoken, Written
Professional Experience
Of Counsel
Cox Baker & Page, LLC
- Current
Matrimonial and family law attorney associated as Of Counsel representing Colorado clients in Douglas, Elbert, Arapahoe and El Paso Counties, in separation, dissolution, parenting, mediation and post-decree matters.
Owner and Principal
Stuart Skok Law LLC
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Matrimonial and Family Law Firm
Education
West Virginia University College of Law
J.D. (1995) | Law
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Honors: 1st Place, Marlyn E. Lugar Moot Trial Competition, 1995
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University of Denver
B.A. (1991) | Political Science/Speech Communications/Philosophy
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Honors: Political Science
Activities: University of Denver Debate Team; Pi Sigma Alpha Political Science Honor Society
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Awards
Top 25 Maryland Women Attorneys
SuperLawyers, Family Law
Top 25 Maryland Women Attorneys
SuperLawyers, Family Law
Top 50 District of Columbia Women Attorneys
Super Lawyers, Family Law
Maryland Super Lawyer
SuperLawyers, Family Law
Washington, D.C. Super Lawyer
Super Lawyers, Family Law
Bar Leader
Montgomery County Bar Foundation
Family Law Section Co-Chair of the Year
Montgomery County Bar Association
Family Law Section Co-Chair of the Year
Montgomery County Bar Association
Professional Associations
Douglas Elbert Bar Association (DEBA)
Treasurer 2021-2023
- Current
Activities: The Douglas-Elbert County Bar Association, “DEBA”, provides professional networking, education, and development for both the legal profession and the community.
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Academy of Professional Family Mediators (APFM)
Certified Practitioner
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Activities: APFM is the premier non-profit organization for divorce and family mediators, committed to supporting the work of all family mediators and advancing the field of family mediation. APFM Members are certified by category of experience, from new mediators practicing for several years to Certified Practioners and Certifed Advanced Practioners who have practiced long-term with extensive mediation experience and training.
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Colorado Bar Association
Member
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Collaborative Divorce Association, Inc. (CDA)
Board Member
- Current
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Maryland Collaborative Practice Council
Founding Member
- Current
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United States Supreme Court
Member
- Current
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District of Columbia State Bar
Member
- Current
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Maryland State Bar
Member
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Maryland State Bar Association
Member
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Montgomery County Bar Association
Member
- Current
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Attorney Grievance Commission
Peer Review Panel Member
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Collaborative Divorce Association, Inc. (CDA)
Member
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Collaborative Dispute Resolution Practice (CDRP)
Member
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Montgomery County Bar Association, Family Law Section
Co-Chair
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Montgomery County Bar Association, Family Law Section
Section Co-Chair
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Montgomery Inn of Court
Program Co-Chair
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Montgomery Inn of Court
Executive Committee
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Montgomery County Women's Bar Association, Auction Committee
Auction Co-Chair
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Montgomery County Women's Bar Association
Executive Committee
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Montgomery County Women's Bar Association
President
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Montgomery County Bar Association, Family Law Section
Section Co-Chair
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Publications
Articles & Publications
Handbook for Separation and Divorce, 4th Edition
Published Book
Case Note: Auclair v. Auclair
Section of Family & Juvenile Law Newsletter, Family Law
Handbook for Separation and Divorce
Published Book
Indefinite Alimony
Published Article
Trial of Domestic Violence Case
Family Law Section, Panel Speaker
Grandparent Visitation
Published Article
Guardian ad Litem's No More: The New Best Interest Attorney
Published Article
Speaking Engagements
Electronic Evidence in Family Law Cases, Continuing Legal Education, Rockville, MD
Montgomery County Bar Association, Family Law Section
Certifications
Collaborative Law
Collaborative Divorce Association, Inc.
Mediation
MICPEL
Divorce mediation (custody and financial)
MICPEL
Websites & Blogs
Website
Stuart Skok Law LLC (Maryland and D.C.)
Website
Cox Baker & Page, LLC (Colorado)
Contact & Map
Stuart Skok Law LLC
1 Research Blvd
Suite 450
Rockville, MD 20850
Telephone: (301) 216-3822
Monday: 9 AM - 5 PM (Today)
Tuesday: 9 AM - 5 PM
Wednesday: 9 AM - 5 PM
Thursday: 9 AM - 5 PM
Friday: 9 AM - 5 PM
Saturday: Closed
Sunday: Closed
Cox Baker & Page, LLC
858 W. Happy Canyon Road
Suite 215
Castle Rock, CO 80108
Telephone: (303) 688-8588
Monday: 9 AM - 5 PM (Today)
Tuesday: 9 AM - 5 PM
Wednesday: 9 AM - 5 PM
Thursday: 9 AM - 5 PM
Friday: 9 AM - 5 PM
Saturday: Closed
Sunday: Closed