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Thomas B. Stahl

Thomas B. Stahl


Family Law and Estate and Probate Lawyer
Spencer & Stahl, P.C.
Columbia, MD
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About Thomas B. Stahl

Experienced and Compassionate Family and Estate Attorney Serving Maryland and DC

Attorney Biography

Thomas B. Stahl is one of the founding partners of Spencer & Stahl, P.C. 

 

Prior to the formation of the firm, he was an associate with Silverstein & Ostovitz, LLC from 2009 to 2015, where his work involved domestic matters, including, divorce, custody, and child support. He also worked on guardianship matters.

 

Tom was the Judicial Law Clerk to the Honorable Timothy J. McCrone of the Circuit Court for Howard County from 2008 until 2009.  While serving as Judge McCrone’s law clerk, Tom assisted the Honorable Dennis M. Sweeney (Retired) as a law clerk during Judge Sweeney’s special assignment to the trial of former Baltimore Mayor Sheila Dixon.

 

Tom graduated from the University of Baltimore School of Law in 2008.  While in law school, he competed on the J. Braxton Craven Moot Court Team for two years.  During that time, he also worked as an intern in the Office of Chief Counsel, Department of Homeland Security and a Research Assistant to Professor Morad Eghbal and the Center for International and Comparative Law at the University of Baltimore, and served as the President of the Moot Court Board.  While President of the Moot Court Board he increased student participation in the annual Moot Court Competition from 42 students in 2007 to 172 students in 2008.  He earned one of four Dean’s Citation for Service in 2008.

 

Tom was an Adjunct Professor of Law at the University of Baltimore School of Law and Co-Coach of the American Bar Association’s National Appellate Advocacy Competition Moot Court Team from 2008 to 2014. He was also a member of the James Macgill American Inn of Court from 2010 to 2013. He completed the Advanced Program at the 2012 Institute for Family Law Associates sponsored by the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers.

 

Tom has been named as a “Super Lawyer” by Maryland Super Lawyers for 2019 and 2020.  He was named as a “Rising Star” by Maryland Super Lawyers for 2013 through 2018. Tom served as President of the Howard County Bar Association from 2015-2016. He was elected to the Board of Directors of the Howard County Bar Association in May 2011. He served as Secretary for 2012-2013, as Treasurer for 2013-2014, and as President-Elect for 2014-2015. He is also the recipient of a 2013 HCBA Service Award and a 2014 HCBA President’s Award.  Tom served as a Governor of the Maryland State Bar Association (MSBA) Board of Directors from 2016 to 2018 and he served as one of the MSBA’s delegates to the American Bar Association House of Delegates from 2018 to 2019.  In addition to the Howard County Bar Association, he is a member of the Maryland State Bar Association, the D.C. Bar Association, and the American Bar Association.  

 

He is licensed to practice in Maryland, the District of Columbia, and the U.S. District Court for the District of Maryland.


Practice Areas

 
Family Law (65%)
 
Estate and Probate Law (25%)
 
Elder Law (10%)

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Bar Licenses

Maryland State Bar
Maryland
Member in Good Standing
2008

District of Columbia State Bar
District of Columbia
Member in Good Standing
2010

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Work Experience

Spencer & Stahl, P.C.
Owner/Attorney
2015

Silverstein & Ostovitz, LLC
Associate Attorney
20092015

Circuit Court for Howard County
Judicial Law Clerk to the Honorable Timothy J. McCrone
20082009

Warnken, LLC
Law Clerk
2008

University of Baltimore School of Law
Adjunct Professor of Law
20072014

Office of the Chief Counsel, Department of Homeland Security
Intern
2007

University of Baltimore Center for International and Comparative Law
Research Assistant
20062008

Winkler Pool Management Inc
Vice President – Administration
20012005

Winkler Pool Management Inc
Assistant to the President
19952001

O'Melveny & Myers
Legal Assistant, International Trade Group
19921995

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Education

University of Baltimore School of Law
University of Baltimore School of Law
J.D.
2008

University of Aberdeen
Comparative Law Program
2006

University of Virginia
University of Virginia
M.A. in Soviet Studies
1992

George Mason University
George Mason University
B.A. in International Studies & Russian
1990

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Associations

American Bar Association
Member
American Bar Association
2006

Member of the Maryland Delegation to the ABA House
American Bar Association
2018

Member of the Board of Governors - Co-Chair of Rul
Maryland State Bar Association
2016

Member of the Board of Governors
Maryland State Bar Association
2016

Immediate Past President
Howard County Bar Association
20162017

President
Howard County Bar Association
20152016

President-Elect
Howard County Bar Association
20142015

Treasurer
Howard County Bar Association
20132014

Secretary
Howard County Bar Association
20112013

Member
Howard County Bar Association
20112017

Member
Maryland State Bar Association
2007

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Awards & Honors

President’s Award
Howard County Bar Association
2014

Service Award
Howard County Bar Association
2013

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Commercial Recognitions

Community Leadership badge
Recognized for Community Leadership
Lawyer Legion
2020

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Recognized for Professional Involvement
Lawyer Legion
2020

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Thomas B. Stahl
Spencer & Stahl, P.C.
5850 Waterloo Rd Suite 220
Columbia, MD 21045
www.spencerstahl.com
Office: 410-203-2223

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