Your Guiding Light Through Legal Matters

William F. Alcarese, Jr. handles most types of cases including, but not limited to, personal injury, criminal, family law, adoptions, DUI/DWI, traffic, guardianships, and other matters throughout the state of Maryland.  The firm is conveniently located in Baltimore County.

Practice Areas

Family Law

Situations involving families including, but not limited to, divorce, custody/visitation, child support, alimony and marital property are unique and complex due to the personal, financial and emotional issues at stake.


There are many different types of adoption matters and they are very sensitive and technical.  The requisite skill and knowledge is necessary to navigate these matters, especially contested adoptions and adoptions subject to the Interstate Compact on the Placement of Children (“ICPC”).

Protective Orders

Domestic Violence, Protective Order and Peace Order proceedings are extremely important and can have significant short term or long term effects.  It is important to consult with a qualified attorney to know your rights and options in these types of proceedings.


Your rights are so important, they are protected by the United States Constitution.  The outcome of pending criminal charges can have unfavorable everlasting consequences on your life, or the life of a loved one.

DUI/DWI and Traffic

DUI, DWI and other minor or serious traffic cases can seriously impact your freedom and ability to drive.

Personal Injury

If you have been harmed due to an accident, malpractice or negligence of another, then you may be entitled to financial compensation for your pain, suffering and other economic matters.

Do not see your type of case listed here?
Please contact the office to discuss your matter. If I do not handle it, I may be able to recommend other attorneys for you.