Professional Details

Cary C. Jacobson
Senior MediatorSenior MediatorSenior Mediator

Jacobson Family Law

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5850 Waterloo Rd
Suite 140
Columbia, MD 21045


Description of Practice

This Mediator is Certified
Cary C. Jacobson is a mediator and Collaborative Attorney working with families who want to respectfully negotiate their differences. Jacobson Family Law can help guide you to a fair, practical and less adversarial resolution to all of your family law matters. Mediation is appropriate for most family law matters between married couples, unmarried couples, same sex couples, and post divorce family law matters. Cary C. Jacobson will efficiently guide parties through separation, divorce, child support, alimony, custody, and property issues quickly and with all of the drama.

Professional Background

Cary C. Jacobson has exclusively worked in family law as a certified mediator since 2008 and as an attorney since 2010. In 2015, she became a certified Collaborative Law Attorney.


Certified Mediator since 2008. Certified Collaborative Attorney since 2015.


B.A. in Sociology from UNCAsheville 2002
J.D. from University of Baltimore 2010


Dates    Trainer(s)    Title   
June 2015    Dept. of Family Admin. Of Admin. Offices of Courts    Collaborative Law - 24
April 2016    Cathy Heenan    The Inevitability of Conflict - Moving Through Impasse - 8
April 2015    Forrest (Woody) Mosten    47 Things That Peacemakers Should Know - 6
December 2014    AFCC    Parenting Coordination Strategies for Helping Parent Improve Communication and Reducing Conflict - 16 hrs
Sept 2019    Bill Eddy    Managing Disputes Involving High Conflict Personalities - 4
Feb 2020    Susan Guthrie    Online Mediation - 2 hrs
2008    Wade Boswell    Basic Mediation Training - 40 hrs
2009    Rob Rubison    Custody Mediation - 20 hrs
2015    CeeCee Paizs    Property and Financial Mediation - 20 hrs


Cary chosen to dedicate her practice to working with clients who wish to resolve their family disputes without court intervention. Cary assists clients in choosing between mediation, collaborative divorce or separation agreements in order to keep drama out of their divorce.

Additionally, Cary often works with other professionals such as financial planners and mental health professionals in providing mediation services that fit a client's and their families needs.


Jacobson Family Law offers many mediation services for a flat fee.

Areas of Practice

  • Divorce (all issues) (200 mediated)
  • Divorce (parenting) (175 mediated)
  • Family (200 mediated)
  • LGBTQ (5 mediated)
  • Marital Mediation (150 mediated)

Professional Services

  • Mediator
  • Online Mediator
  • Collaborative Professional
  • Mediating Lawyer

References available upon request.

This dispute resolution professional keeps professional liability insurance.