Accomplished, respected and recognized personal injury and criminal defense attorney with 38 years of experience in the State and Federal Courts. I have tried thousands of Criminal cases in State and Federal Courts. I have also settled and tried to verdict thousands of Personal Injury cases including vehicle injury accidents, slip and fall, medical malpractice and more.
I obtained my law degree from the University of Baltimore Law School in 1981 and was admitted to the Maryland Bar in the same year. Subsequently, I was admitted to the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit Court in 1990 as well as the Eastern District of New York. Former Assistant Public Defender for Baltimore City from 1983 to 1987. During my tenure I worked in the Misdemeanor Trial Unit, from 1983 to 1984 and in the Felony Trial Unit from 1984 to 1987. I am a member of the Maryland Criminal Defense Attorneys Association.
I have also been awarded the prestigious John Adams Award by my peers for outstanding trial work in the U.S. District Court of Maryland in 2015.
- Admitted in 1992, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of New York
- 1990, U.S. Court of Appeals, 4th Circuit
- 1988, U.S. District Court, District of Maryland
- 1999, U.S. Court of Appeals, 2nd Circuit
- 1981, Maryland
Law School Attended
- University of Baltimore
- Class of 1981
- University of Maryland
- Class of 1977
Associations & Memberships
- Maryland Bar Association
- Maryland Criminal Defense Attorney Association
- National Criminal Defense Lawyers Association.