Professional Experience: 

Prior to joining Cooch and Taylor’s Family Law Department, Ms. Copeland was a law clerk for the Family Court of Delaware. Ms. Copeland completed a clerkship for Chief Judge Chandlee Johnson Kuhn of the Family Court of the State of Delaware following a clerkship for the Honorable Arlene Minus Coppadge and the Honorable Robert Coonin of the Family Court. While completing law school, Ms. Copeland was a Wolcott law clerk for Honorable Randy J. Holland of the Supreme Court of Delaware. She also worked as a certified legal intern with the Delaware Civil Clinic assisting indigent clients on matters of custody, protection from abuse orders and divorce.

Ms.Copeland works closely with individuals to help them resolve the legal issues regarding a variety of family law matters including divorce, property division, alimony, custody and visitation, child support, premarital agreements and domestic violence.

Admissions: 
Delaware, 2009
U.S. District Court for the District of Delaware, 2010
Education: 
Duke University, B.A., cum laude, 1986
Tulane University, M.B.A., 1992
Widener University School of Law, J.D., summa cum laude, 2009
President’s Award Judge J. Cullen Ganey Criminal Law Award
Wolcott Fellowship
Memberships: 
Delaware Bar Foundation
Delaware State Bar Association, Family Law Section
Melson Arsht Inn of Court
Widener University School of Law Board of Overseers
Personal and Community Activities: 
Delaware Nature Society, Volunteer and Past Board Member
Delaware Community Foundation, Fund for Women, Past Advisory Board Member

Videos

Family Law at Cooch and Taylor - Divorce
Family Law at Cooch and Taylor - Divorce
Family Law at Cooch and Taylor - Child Custody
Family Law at Cooch and Taylor - Child Custody
Family Law at Cooch and Taylor - Parents and Families
Family Law at Cooch and Taylor - Parents and Families