Maryland Family Law, Criminal Defense, Personal Injury & Estate Planning Attorneys Serving Clients Looking for Legal Help in Germantown
We all hope we are never in a situation in which we may need to resort to getting help from an attorney, but life can be rather unpredictable, and when an issue arises, it is important to know where to turn to get the right legal advice. At Paré & Associates, LLC, we serve clients in Germantown, MD, and surrounding areas and provide legal services for a variety of practice areas.
Alice Paré, Esquire
Since opening the firm in 1991, Alice has been working closely with clients and helping them accomplish their goals. Alice has a Bachelor of Science (B.S.) in Microbiology from the State University of New York, a Bachelor of Science (B.S.) degree in Economics from Pace University, and a law degree (JD) from Brooklyn Law School in Brooklyn, New York. She is also a current member of the Montgomery County Bar Association, the American Bar Association (ABA), and the American Trial Lawyers Association.
Kimberly Garner Boettger, Esquire
Kim started her career as an attorney for the House of Ruth Maryland, representing victims of domestic violence. She is especially interested in helping military families with family law matters. She has been married to her husband Mike, an active duty 1SG in the DC National Guard for fourteen years, and is the proud mom of Specialist Samantha Boettger (Maryland National Guard). Kim has a Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) degree from Washington University in St. Louis with a double major in Political Science and Women’s Studies, and a law degree (J.D.) from American University, Washington School of Law. Kim is admitted to practice law in Maryland and the U.S. District Court for Maryland.
Debyn W. Purdie, Esquire
Debyn is a graduate of Springbrook High School (’99) and has lived in Montgomery County, Maryland since the age of four. An attorney for over 14 years, Debyn began her career at the Law Offices of Steven D. Kupferberg where she worked in criminal law. Debyn then continued at the House of Ruth Maryland where she zealously advocated for victims of domestic violence in a variety of hearings related to peace and protective orders. Between 2010 and 2021, Debyn was a Hearing Examiner for the State of Maryland, where she conducted hearings on a variety of unemployment insurance-related issues including, but not limited to separations from employment, fraud and overpayment, federal pandemic related programs, and employer tax accounts. In 2019, Debyn became a Senior Hearing Examiner where she also supervised, trained, and reviewed the work of a team of hearing examiners. Additionally, between 2017 and 2021, Debyn was a Hearing Officer for the City of Baltimore, Environmental Control Board, where she conducted hearings on issues pertaining to alleged violations of the City’s building, property maintenance, zoning, animal control, health, transportation, and fire codes, as well as, conducted specially set administrative hearings for the Department of Housing and Community Development.
Mike Baruch, Esquire
Mike has been practicing law for nearly a decade, primarily focusing on personal injury and criminal law. Raised in Montgomery County, Mike is dedicated to supporting the members of the community in which he grew up.
Mike was Assistant State’s Attorney in Allegany County for five years before relocating back to Montgomery County and pursuing criminal defense in Baltimore. Mike has represented a diverse clientele whom he has guided through the complex and intimidating layers of the criminal justice system. He is a zealous advocate for his clients, providing them with skilled legal advice and representation. Mike is thrilled to be a part of Paré & Associates, where he continues to serve as a criminal defense attorney.