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MarylandCriminal Defense Lawyers in Baltimore, Maryland

The United States Constitution grants important rights to any person accused of a crime including due process, the right to a fair and speedy trial, the right to representation by counsel, the right to remain silent and to be free of unreasonable searches and seizures.


When choosing a criminal defense attorney in Maryland, consider the lawyer's training, experience, ratings and reviews. Attorneys that practice within the criminal justice system tend to focus on certain types of cases in either state or federal court.


Most criminal defense attorneys provide a free consultation to discuss the facts of your case and defenses that might apply. Before you decide on which attorney to hire, meet with several different attorneys in their office to discuss the case and the attorney fees required for representation.


Once you decide which attorney to hire, make sure you and the attorney sign a written fee agreement or contract that describes the attorney fees required at each stage of the case including during pre-trial negotiations, motion hearings and a bench or jury trial.


A criminal defense lawyer in Maryland should fight to protect the rights of his or her client in a criminal case against felony or misdemeanor charges... Read more »

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John McGowan

John McGowan
Kinner & McGowan, PLLC
6501 Eastern Avenue
Takoma Park, MD 20912
Call 202-838-7033
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National Organization for the Reform of Marijuana Laws
John McGowan
Member

Joel DuBoff

Joel DuBoff
DuBoff & Associates, Chartered
1231 N Calvert Street
Baltimore, MD 21202
Joel DuBoff is a Criminal Defense and Personal Injury lawyer... read more >

Arthur S Alperstein

Arthur S Alperstein
Alperstein & Deiner, P.A.
200 East Lexington Street Suite 600
Baltimore, MD 21202
Licensed for 53 years, Arthur S Alperstein is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Steven Hale Levin

Steven Hale Levin
The Levin Law Firm LLC
250 West Pratt Street Suite 1300
Baltimore, MD 21201
Licensed for 12 years, Steven Hale Levin is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Andrew Dean Levy

Andrew Dean Levy
Brown, Goldstein & Levy, LLP
120 East Baltimore Street Suite 1700
Baltimore, MD 21202
Licensed for 38 years, Andrew Dean Levy is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Gerard P Martin

Gerard P Martin
Rosenberg, Martin, Greenberg, LLP
25 South Charles Street Suite 2115
Baltimore, MD 21201
Licensed for 50 years, Gerard P Martin is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

William James Murphy

William James Murphy
Zuckerman Spaeder LLP
100 East Pratt Street Suite 2440
Baltimore, MD 21202
Licensed for 36 years, William James Murphy is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Larry Allen Nathans

Larry Allen Nathans
Nathans & Biddle, LLP
120 East Baltimore Street Suite 1800
Baltimore, MD 21202
Licensed for 31 years, Larry Allen Nathans is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Paul M Polansky

Paul M Polansky
Paul M. Polanksky, P.A.
1 North Charles Street Suite 1505
Baltimore, MD 21201
Licensed for 43 years, Paul M Polansky is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Andrew Radding

Andrew Radding
Adelberg, Rudow, Dorf & Hendler, LLC
7 Saint Paul Street Suite 600
Baltimore, MD 21202
Licensed for 43 years, Andrew Radding is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Michael Schatzow

Michael Schatzow
Venable, LLP
750 East Pratt Street Suite 900
Baltimore, MD 21202
Licensed for 36 years, Michael Schatzow is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Creston Phillip Smith

Creston Phillip Smith
Silverman Thompson Slutkin & White LLC
201 North Charles Street 26th Floor
Baltimore, MD 21201
Licensed for 26 years, Creston Phillip Smith is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Marc Gregory Snyder

Marc Gregory Snyder
The Law Office of Marc G. Snyder
1829 Reisterstown Road Suite 100
Baltimore, MD 21208
Licensed for 22 years, Marc Gregory Snyder is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

David R Solomon

David R Solomon
Law Office David R. Solomon, LLC
201 North Charles Street Suite 1717
Baltimore, MD 21202
Licensed for 39 years, David R Solomon is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Richard William Winelander

Richard William Winelander
Winelander & Cox, P.A.
1005 North Calvert Street
Baltimore, MD 21202
Licensed for 41 years, Richard William Winelander is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Randolph Rice, Jr

Randolph Rice, Jr
Law Offices of Randolph Rice
6914 Holabird Avenue Suite A
Baltimore, MD 21222
Licensed for 14 years, Randolph Rice, Jr is a Criminal Defense and Estate and Probate Law lawyer who attended Loyola University New Orleans... read more >

Thomas E Chrisler

Thomas E Chrisler
511 McCabe Avenue
Baltimore, MD 21212
Thomas E Chrisler is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

William Lawrence Welch III

William Lawrence Welch III
111 South Calvert Street Suite 2700
Baltimore, MD 21202
Licensed for 22 years, William Lawrence Welch III is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Thomas Peter Bernier

Thomas Peter Bernier
Segal, McCambridge, Singer And Mahoney, Ltd.
One North Charles Street Suite 2500
Baltimore, MD 21201
Licensed for 37 years, Thomas Peter Bernier is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Herbert Better

Herbert Better
Zuckerman Spaeder, LLP
100 East Pratt Street Suite 2440
Baltimore, MD 21202
Licensed for 52 years, Herbert Better is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Robert W Biddle

Robert W Biddle
Nathans & Biddle, LLP
120 East Baltimore Street Suite 1800
Baltimore, MD 21202
Robert W Biddle is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

John E Cox

John E Cox
Winelander & Cox, P.A.
1005 North Calvert Street
Baltimore, MD 21202
John E Cox is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

James J Gitomer

James J Gitomer
Cardin & Gitomer, P.A.
211 Saint Paul Place
Baltimore, MD 21202
Licensed for 48 years, James J Gitomer is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Bryan A Mobley

Bryan A Mobley
Mobley & Brown, LLP
One North Charles Street Suite 1101
Baltimore, MD 21201
Licensed for 25 years, Bryan A Mobley is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Flynn M Owens

Flynn M Owens
Jack B. Rubin, P.A.
200 East Lexington Street Suite 1300
Baltimore, MD 21202
Flynn M Owens is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Lawrence Barry Rosenberg

Lawrence Barry Rosenberg
Lawrence B. Rosenberg, P.A.
200 East Lexington Street Suite 909
Baltimore, MD 21202
Licensed for 47 years, Lawrence Barry Rosenberg is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Jack B Rubin

Jack B Rubin
Law Offices Rubin & Owens, P.A.
200 East Lexington Street
Baltimore, MD 21202
Licensed for 55 years, Jack B Rubin is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

James L Scott

James L Scott
Law Office of James L. Scott
10 North Calvert Street Suite 502
Baltimore, MD 21202
Licensed for 20 years, James L Scott is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Gerardine Majella Delambo

Gerardine Majella Delambo
705 Deepdene Road
Baltimore, MD 21210
Licensed for 14 years, Gerardine Majella Delambo is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Brian Joseph Murphy

Brian Joseph Murphy
1206 Saint Paul Street
Baltimore, MD 21202
Licensed for 41 years, Brian Joseph Murphy is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Christopher Justin Brown

Christopher Justin Brown
The Law Offices of C. Justin Brown
231 East Baltimore Street Suite 1102
Baltimore, MD 21202
Licensed for 14 years, Christopher Justin Brown is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >
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Maryland Criminal Defense Attorneys' Association
Christopher Justin Brown
Member

Thomas Maronick

Thomas Maronick
The Law Offices of Thomas Maronick, Jr. LLC
201 North Charles Street suite # 2000
Baltimore, MD 21201
Thomas Maronick is a Criminal Defense and Family Law lawyer... read more >

Murray Mark Blum

Murray Mark Blum
1123 West 36th Street
Baltimore, MD 21211
Licensed for 30 years, Murray Mark Blum is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

David Shapiro

David Shapiro
The Law Offices of David B. Shapiro
1101 Saint Paul Street Suite 405
Baltimore, MD 21202
David Shapiro is a Criminal Defense and Personal Injury lawyer... read more >

Jack Hyatt

Jack Hyatt
Hyatt Legal Services
1866 Autumn Frost Lane
Baltimore, MD 21209
Licensed for 47 years, Jack Hyatt is a DUI / DWI and Personal Injury lawyer who attended University of Baltimore A.A. B.S. J.D.... read more >

Barry J Diamond

Barry J Diamond
Barry J. Diamond P.A.
1017 North Calvert ST
Baltimore, MD 21202
Licensed for 40 years, Barry J Diamond is a Criminal Defense and Personal Injury lawyer... read more >

Allan Howard Rombro

Allan Howard Rombro
Law Office of Allan H. Rombro
5550 NEWBURY Street
Baltimore, MD 21209
Licensed for 32 years, Allan Howard Rombro is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

John Augustine Bourgeois

John Augustine Bourgeois
Kramon & Graham, P.A.
1 South St Suite 2600
Baltimore, MD 21202
Licensed for 27 years, John Augustine Bourgeois is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Brian M Boyle

Brian M Boyle
Neuberger, Quinn, Gielen, Rubin& Gibber, P.A.
1 South St 27th Floor
Baltimore, MD 21202
Licensed for 14 years, Brian M Boyle is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Milin Chun

Milin Chun
The Murphy Firm
1 South St 23rd Floor
Baltimore, MD 21202
Licensed for 13 years, Milin Chun is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Charles Neilson Curlett Jr

Charles Neilson Curlett Jr
Levin & Curlett, LLC
250 W Pratt St Suite 1300
Baltimore, MD 21201
Licensed for 14 years, Charles Neilson Curlett Jr is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Matthew Anselm Sodaro Esworthy

Matthew Anselm Sodaro Esworthy
Shapiro, Sher, Guinot & Sandler, P.A.
36 S Charles St Suite 2000
Baltimore, MD 21201
Licensed for 19 years, Matthew Anselm Sodaro Esworthy is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Andrew Clayton White

Andrew Clayton White
Silverman, Thompson, Slutkin & White LLC
201 N Charles St Suite 2600
Baltimore, MD 21201
Licensed for 20 years, Andrew Clayton White is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Kambon Raymond Williams

Kambon Raymond Williams
The Murphy Firm
1 South St 23rd Floor
Baltimore, MD 21202
Licensed for 14 years, Kambon Raymond Williams is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Andrew Ira Alperstein

Andrew Ira Alperstein
Alperstein & Diener, P.A.
200 East Lexington Street Suite 600
Baltimore, MD 21202
Licensed for 26 years, Andrew Ira Alperstein is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Warren Scott Alperstein

Warren Scott Alperstein
Alperstein & Diener, P.A.
200 East Lexington Street Suite 600
Baltimore, MD 21202
Licensed for 23 years, Warren Scott Alperstein is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Walter F Balint

Walter F Balint
Goodman, Meagher & Enoch, LLP
111 North Charles Street 7th Floor
Baltimore, MD 21201
Licensed for 48 years, Walter F Balint is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Richard Gene Berger

Richard Gene Berger
Law Office of Richard G. Berger
200 East Lexington Street Suite 1200
Baltimore, MD 21202
Licensed for 46 years, Richard Gene Berger is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Mary Ann L. Berlin

Mary Ann L. Berlin
Berlin & Associates, P.A.
20 South Charles Street Suite 313-314
Baltimore, MD 21201
Licensed for 35 years, Mary Ann L. Berlin is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Brian Keith Bishop

Brian Keith Bishop
Law Offices of Marc G. Snyder
229 North Howard Street Suite 201
Baltimore, MD 21201
Licensed for 9 years, Brian Keith Bishop is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >
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Criminal Defense Specialty Areas

Criminal Defense Specialty Areas

NBLSC Certification in Criminal Trial Advocacy - The National Board of Legal Specialty Certification is accredited by the American Bar Association (ABA) to certify attorneys as specialists in criminal trial advocacy.



Nonprofit Legal Associations

National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers

Founded in 1958, NACDL is the largest organization for criminal defense lawyers fighting to preserve fairness within America's criminal justice system. The organization has more than 10,000 direct members including criminal defense attorneys in private practice, public defenders in state or federal court, U.S. military defense counsel, law professors and judges.


Maryland Criminal Defense Attorneys Association

MCDAA promotes the study of criminal defense law, provides information and networking opportunities to assist its members, and promotes the fair administration of criminal justice.



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