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Candie C. Deming
8830 Stanford Boulevard
Suite 400
Columbia, MD 21045
Phone: 410.654.4303
Fax: 410.223.3727

Prior to becoming a licensed attorney, Ms. Deming worked in church ministry, giving her a unique perspective as an attorney. She is certified for both general and family mediations, and she specializes in estate planning and matters of church law. She is also an adjunct professor in the legal studies department at the Community College of Baltimore County.


Memberships & Activities

  • Certified Mediator
  • Member: Maryland State Bar Association
    • Estates & Trust Section

Publications & Presentations

  • Speaker:  “Legal Tools for Caregivers” – Caregivers’ Symposium, Alpha Pi Alpha, November 2015, November 2016; Mt. Ennon Church March, 2017
  • Speaker:  “Succession and Estate Planning for Pastors”, Church Compliance Conference, September 2012
  • Speaker: “Legal Issues Affecting Churches and Pastors”, United Ministers Coalition of Southern Maryland, April 2017
  • Speaker:  “7 Legal Nightmares Every Pastor Can Avoid”, Church Compliance Conference, September 2013
  • Trainer:  Board of Director Training for Nonprofits, MREC April 2017


  • University of Maryland School of Law (J.D. 2002)
  • LeMoyne College (B.A. 1978)
  • St. Mary's Seminary & University (M.A. 1983)