Anna E. Starkey, Esq.

 

Anna E. Starkey, Esq., is the founding member of Starkey Law, LLC, concentrating her practice on Estate Planning, Probate, Elder Law and Business & Real Estate Law.  

 

Anna is a trained mediator, offering alternative dispute resolution services in the areas of Domestic Law, Estate / Probate, and Contract / Real Estate Law.

Professional Associations and Certificates/Licenses

Maryland State Bar Association
Calvert County Bar Association
Calvert County Chamber of Commerce
  • Maryland State Bar Association, member

  • Calvert County Bar Association, member

  • Agriculture Law Section, MSBA, member

  • Elder and Disability Rights Section, MSBA, member

  • Estates and Trust Law Section, MSBA, member

  • Alternative Dispute Resolution Section, MSBA, member

  • Calvert County Chamber of Commerce, member

  • Maryland Program for Mediator Excellence (MPME), member

Maryland Program for Mediator Excellence [MPME]
  • Court-Appointed Mediator / Approved ADR Practitioner, Circuit Court for Calvert, St. Mary's, Queen Anne's County

  • Court-Certified Trainer - Law for the People Seminars - "Family Law for the People: Understanding the Law and Court Process."

  • Calvert Hospice, Board of Directors, 2014 -2015

  • Calvert Elks, member

  • Series 7 Certification

  • Series 66 Certification

  • Maryland Farm Bureau, member

  • Calvert County Farm Bureau, member

  • Calvert County Chamber of Commerce, member

Professional Lectures & Seminars

  • "Wills" - Instructional Presentation/Lecturer, Southern Pines Senior Center, May 2015

  • "Estate Planning - What you should know" - Instructional Presentation/Lecturer, Asbury Solomons, October 2015

  • "Money Matters for Business - Business Legacy Plans" - Panel Lecturer, Calvert County Chamber of Commerce, June 2015

 

Education

  • California Western School of Law, San Diego, California, J.D.

  • Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, B.A., English

Continuing Education

  • 40 Hour Basic Mediation Training

  • 20 Hour Parenting and Child Access Mediation Training

  • 20 Hour Divorce - Property and Financial Issues Mediation Training

  • Document Drafting for the Elder Law Attorney

  • Estate Tax Planning

  • Using and Drafting Trusts in Estate Planning

  • Estate Planning in the New Era

  • Nuts and Bolts of Medicaid

  • Hot Topics in Elder Law

  • MSBA Alimony Workshop

  • Train the Trainers - Family Law for the People

  • The Able Act 

  • Basic Ethics for Mediators

  • Medicaid Fair Hearings

  • Effective Mediation of Commercial, Insurance and Other Multi-Issue Disputes

  • Upping Your Game: The Balancing Act Between Tending and Moving

  • MSBA Improve Your Mediation Skills

  • Practical Tips on Mediating Business Disputes

  • Where in the World is Collaborative Practice?

  • The Perils of Social Media

Personal Interests

Anna was born and raised in Calvert County, Maryland and currently resides on her family farm with her husband and their menagerie of animals.  

In her spare time, you can either find her working the soil in a vegetable garden, perfecting a flower bed, or boating around the Patuxent River with her husband, always with a hound dog in tow.