Marianna is an Eastern Shore native who has practiced at the largest law firm in the world and the oldest law firm on the Eastern Shore. With this unique range of international and local experience, Marianna is ready to serve your legal needs while combining her big-city experience with her small-town commitment to clients.

Prior to opening her firm, Ms. Batie practiced law since 2003, within the corporate, tax and trusts and estates departments of Hearne & Bailey, P.A. (Salisbury, Maryland), DLA Piper (Baltimore, Maryland), Sutherland Asbill & Brennan (Atlanta, Georgia), and Chamberlain Hrdlicka (Atlanta, Georgia).

Marianna is a frequent lecturer to audiences large and small on estate planning and administration, trusts, taxation, and corporate matters. She is available to speak to your organization.

A Salisbury native, Ms. Batie is a cum laude graduate of the Georgia State University College of Law, in Atlanta, Georgia. She holds a Bachelor of Arts in English from Wake Forest University in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, also with honors. She is also graduated from the Salisbury School, in Salisbury, Maryland and St. Andrew’s School in Middletown, Delaware.