Ms. McClernan is the first female recipient of the Leadership in Law Award, Generation JD from the Daily Record in Southern Maryland. She has also just been awarded as one of the 10 Best Attorneys in Client Satisfaction by the American Institute of Family Law Attorneys for 2017. She was previously recognized as The National Trial Lawyers Top 40 Under 40 in 2014. She currently dedicates time as a member of the Board of Directors for the Center for Children and Community Mediation of St. Mary's County. She can also be found at lunchtime working with the students of Leonardtown High School for the Mock Trial Competition. Ms. McClernan just completed a two year term as President of the St. Mary's County Bar Association.
Joshua S. Brewster was born and raised in rural Indiana. He received his Juris Doctorate degree from Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law in 2002. Joshua practiced civil rights law with the Indiana Civil Rights Commission for ten years, where he most recently held the position of Deputy Director and Chief Staff Counsel. In his years with the statewide civil rights enforcement agency, Joshua investigated, litigated and mediated claims of discrimination in employment, housing, education and public accommodations, and was particularly concerned with providing equal opportunities to people with disabilities.
Marsha L. Williams is an experienced attorney with over 15 years of litigation experience. Marsha started her legal career as a Staff Attorney with the House of Ruth Maryland where she represented clients seeking protective orders or peace orders. In 2002, Marsha moved to St. Mary's County and joined Maryland Legal Aid's Southern Maryland office as a Staff Attorney and was later promoted to Senior Attorney. During her tenure at Maryland Legal Aid, she represented clients involved in child welfare proceedings and family law matters. Marsha has also handled cases in the Court of Special Appeals of Maryland and Maryland Court of Appeals.