Monica is committed to going above and beyond to help her clients and, regardless of the severity of charges, to fight their cases in court. Monica believes that clients can only make informed decisions when they fully understand the law, the strengths and weaknesses of all the facts relevant to their case, and how the law and their particular set of facts interact.

Monica attended the University of Tennessee College of Law, where she graduated with the College's concentration in Advocacy and Dispute Resolution in 2013. Monica is currently admitted to practice law in Maryland, Virginia, and Washington D.C.

Monica developed her courtroom knowledge and advocacy skills while spending time working in the Prince George's County State's Attorney's Office, and the Federal Public Defenders of Eastern Tennessee. Monica also received training in facilitative co-mediation and conducted solo mediation sessions in General Sessions Court in Knox County, Tennessee.

Monica has spent a considerable about of hours offering her pro bono assistance to KIND representing unaccompanied children in US Immigration Court. Additionally she has also served as a Court Appointed Special Advocate for children for children who are subject to abuse and neglect, as a mentor with Big Brothers Big Sisters and coaching youth at the Prince George's County Sports and Learning Complex. Prior to joining The Law Office of Thomas C. Mooney, Monica served as a law clerk to the Judges of the District Court for Prince George's County. Monica holds a Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy and a Masters in Business Administration, from the College of William and Mary in Williamsburg, VA.

  • Criminal Law 50%
  • DUI 50%
  • Maryland, 2013
  • U.S. District Court District of Maryland, 2014
  • District of Columbia, 2019
  • Virginia, 2020
  • Maryland Bar Association, Member
  • Prince George's County Bar Association, Member
  • University of Tennessee College of Law, Knoxville, Tennessee
    • J.D. - 2013
  • College of William and Mary, Williamsburg, Virginia
    • M.B.A. - 2010
  • College of William and Mary, Williamsburg, Virginia
    • B.A. - 2009
  • English
  • Spanish