Terry M. Shuch

Terry M. ShuchTerry M. Shuch, Esquire, joined Meiselman & Helfant, LLC, as an associate attorney in July 2003.

Ms. Shuch is experienced in dealing with the emotional and financial complexities of divorce and child custody matters. She litigates cases involving divorce, child custody, child support, alimony, marital property and domestic violence, as well as an array of post-judgment issues. In addition, Ms. Shuch has extensive experience in drafting retirement orders.

Ms. Shuch is a graduate of the Peabody Conservatory of Music of the Johns Hopkins University (B.M.Ed. 1976 & M.M. 1978) and of the Georgetown University Law Center (J.D. 1985).

From 1977 to 2003, Ms. Shuch served as bassoonist with The United States Army Band (Pershing’s Own). Ms. Shuch performed as principal bassoonist from 1998 to 2003, and functioned as bassoon section leader from 1999 to 2003. In addition to her duties with the Concert Band, Orchestra, and Ceremonial Band, Ms. Shuch performed with the band's Wind Quintet, and founded and organized the band's Bassoon Quartet. Other duties included writing awards, scheduling studio space, and serving as the voting assistance officer. Ms. Shuch retired from the United States Army as a Master Sergeant, and was the recipient of two Meritorious Service Medals.

Ms. Shuch is a Member of the Montgomery County, Prince George's County, and Maryland State Bar Associations, and the American Constitution Society.

Ms. Shuch is married to Neal J. Meiselman. They are the parents of two children.