D’Erra Jackson

D'Erra Jackson photoD’Erra Jackson is an Associate Attorney at Andrews, Bongar, Gormley & Clagett. She is our family law attorney. She has several years experience handling family law cases, including divorce, child custody, child support, and adoption cases.

She also prepares wills and handles estate matters, as she has a lot of past experience with estate administration.  Since 2010, she has served in multiple capacities as an attorney, paralegal and intern.  

Before joining our firm, D’Erra was in her own practice representing clients in Southern Maryland. She also served with several legal aid organizations.  There she developed the skill of cultivating positive relationships with clients to counsel them through difficult, emotional issues. 

Before going to law school, D’Erra was a paralegal working with wills and estates. She knows the estate administration process very well.  She works with Dave Gormley in our wills and estates department.

D’Erra was born and raised in Cleveland, Ohio.  She now lives in Waldorf.

Contact D’Erra

  • Email:  Jackson@SouthernMarylandLaw.com
  • Phone:  301-645-4100 


  • B.A., Bowling Green State University, 2010
  • J.D.,Western Michigan University – Thomas M. Cooley Law School, 2016

Practice Areas

  • Family Law
  • Divorce
  • Child Custody
  • Wills
  • Estate Administration


D’Erra runs and manages a nonprofit mentoring organization that exposes inner city high-school girls to core values the group deems necessary to be productive members of society.

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D'Erra Jackson
Job Title
Associate Attorney
Southern Maryland Law
Waldorf, MD Office 11705 Berry Road, #202, Waldorf, MD 20603,