OUR TEAM

Yollette Atkinson

Attorney at Law

Yollette Atkinson earned her J.D. from the University of Baltimore School of Law, where she concentrated on business law and received a Master of Laws in taxation. Yollette has since dedicated her career to helping her community, having provided free legal services to countless individuals throughout Maryland.

Lesley Atkinson

Attorney at Law

Lesley Atkinson attended the University of Baltimore School of Law, where he received his J.D. in 2002. For more than a decade, he has successfully represented hundreds of clients in a variety of legal matters, from divorce proceedings to criminal cases. Outside of the courtroom, Lesley is a proud baseball, soccer, and dance dad.

Practice Areas

ESTATE PLANNING

Creating an estate plan today can set your loved ones up for success tomorrow. Reach out to discuss drafting a will, setting up trusts, and more.

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CRIMINAL DEFENSE

One mistake should not define the rest of your life. If you’ve been accused of a crime, we’ll strive to ensure it doesn’t leave a permanent mark.

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BANKRUPTCY LAW

Filing for bankruptcy does not mean you’ve failed. In fact, it means that you’ve decided to take the first step on the path toward financial stability.

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FAMILY LAW

Who better to advocate for your family than a family-run law firm? Put the people who matter most in the hands of a legal team that truly cares.

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WHY WORK WITH US?

We have been serving the legal needs of individuals and families in Baltimore and beyond since 2009.

There’s nothing worse than turning to an attorney for help, only to receive a mess of complicated legal jargon disguised as advice. At our firm, that’s not how we do things. Instead, we strive to simplify the law.

Our attorneys provide smart guidance in plain English because you deserve to know exactly where your case stands and where it may be headed. 

If you have questions or concerns along the way, don’t hesitate to reach out. We’ll be happy to provide clarity or seek answers.

Whether you’re facing a divorce, overwhelming debt, the estate planning process, or a criminal charge, remember this: you are not alone. We take great pride in our ability to help good people overcome their legal obstacles.

Your future is worth fighting for, and we’re the reputable legal team to take on the challenge. Let us advocate for your chance to keep moving forward.

Tell us your side of the story. We’re prepared to listen, advise, and lead you toward the solution that best fits your needs.

The legal process is incredibly complex, and not something you should attempt to navigate alone. However, putting your trust in an attorney who doesn’t take the time to educate you on your case and your possible options can be just as detrimental to your success.

At Atkinson Law, we want to ensure that you understand the legalities you're dealing with, the potential solutions, and the outcomes you may face. 

Client education is truly imperative in any legal matter. Let’s work together to make smart decisions today.

With more than three decades of combined experience in the legal industry, our team of attorneys is truly exceptional. We’re well-known in the Baltimore area as legal professionals who will stop at nothing to get the job done.

When you come to us for guidance, our personal time and attention is yours. We dedicate ourselves to every case we take on because that’s the level of service our clients deserve.

Put your trust in experience and a proven track record of success. Schedule a consultation with us today to get started.

HEAR FROM A SATISFIED CLIENTWE'RE READY TO HELP YOU THROUGH YOUR FRUSTRATING LEGAL SITUATION

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Words of Wisdom

We’ve Learned a Few Lessons from Our Three Decades of Experience

Be Practical

Often, clients want to go in guns blazing. It may be tempting to do this, but taking the time to figure out what is truly worth fighting for will only benefit you in the long run. Consider how the choices you make now will affect your life later on.

Ask Us, Not Google

Turning to the internet for clarity in times of uncertainty will only cause you more stress. If you’re looking for reassurance or information regarding your legal issue, reach out to our qualified attorneys, not your search bar.

Put Family First

Family is everything. When you're dealing with a legal matter involving the people who matter most, you need a law firm that understands the gravity of your situation. Atkinson Law is that firm. We believe that family always comes first.

SKILLED COUNSEL FROM OUR FAMILY TO YOURS

At Atkinson Law, we’re driven by our desire to help people. Every day, we get the opportunity to make a difference in our community—we don’t take that lightly. If you’re fighting criminal charges, creating an estate plan, filing for bankruptcy, or facing a family law issue, put committed counsel on your side.

We deliver top-notch professional guidance with a personal touch. Our down-to-earth approach aims to put you at ease the moment you step foot in our office. When you’re feeling overwhelmed by the legalities of your case, we strive to take some of the weight off your shoulders. No matter what you’re dealing with at this moment, remember that this tough time is temporary. 

Our legal team is here to keep you focused on your goal, whether it be to finalize your divorce, overcome your debt, clear your name, or build a comprehensive estate plan. There is a light at the end of the tunnel, and it’s closer than you may think.

Your path forward starts here, at Atkinson Law in Baltimore, Maryland. Schedule an initial consultation with our exceptional attorneys now if you are located in any of the surrounding areas of Baltimore County, including Towson, Bel Air, White Marsh, or Parkville. Let’s start seeking the solutions you need to preserve your future.

Recent Blog Posts

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We fully understand that divorce hurts, and it breaks up families. Sometimes, the process is simply worth going through when both parties know a separation would be mutually beneficial. If you've found yourself in this situation, a mutual consent divorce may be the best option for everyone involved.

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