Maria McDermott Bio

Maria McDermott

Maria McDermott

Maria is an associate attorney with the Cordoba Law Firm, PLLC. Maria’s practice focuses on real estate transactions, business formations and transactions, and wills, trusts and probate. Maria’s goal is to help her clients by generating options and delivering guidance that empowers clients to make informed, rational, and economically sound decisions. Maria encourages her clients to choose their priorities with a big picture perspective and not get bogged down in frivolous matters.

Maria is a 2017 graduate of Texas A&M University (B.A.) and a 2021 graduate of Baylor Law School.

While Maria is away from the office, she enjoys spending time with her husband, Chase, and their fur-baby Millie. Her hobbies include traveling, hiking, kayaking, baking, and reading murder-mystery novels.


Baylor University, J.D., 2021

  • Dean’s List
  • Baylor Barrister Society
  • Semi Finalist – Drinker Biddle & Reath Spring 2019 Moot Court Competition
  • Outstanding Advocate – Trials & Tribulations Spring 2021 Mock Trial Competition
  • Champion – Trials & Tribulations Spring 2021 Mock Trial Competition
  • Fraley Firm Mock Trial Award Spring 2021 Recipient

Texas A&M University, College Station, B.A., Communication, 2017

  • Summa Cum Laude