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The attorneys at the Law Offices of Ain & Stein have represented victims of accidents and poor medical care for more than thirty years each, saved businesses and business people thousands of dollars by avoiding or ending legal disputes and enabled families going through divorce to transition to a better and happier place.  Our clients  receive the highest caliber of legal services. We promptly respond to their questions and needs and provide our clients with the legal services we would want if we were walking in their shoes.  When the need arises we aggressively represent our clients in court  and through alternative dispute resolution.   We are successful trial lawyers, mediators, arbitrators and skilled negotiators.  You can find more information regarding our abilities and success at


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Practice areas


  1. Personal Injury: 40%
    40 years
  2. Medical Malpractice: 25%
    40 years
  3. Business: 15%
    40 years
  4. Mediation: 10%
    24 years
  5. Arbitration: 10%
    24 years



Contingent (33-40%)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

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  • Barry J Rosenthal

    I endorse this lawyer. Dedicated, smart, hard working, great knowledge of medicine.


    Barry Rosenthal Family Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

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    I know Michael to be an extremely knowledgeable and experienced attorney and first class litigator. I highly recommend him.


    Steven Weisbaum Divorce & Separation Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact info

Ain & Stein, LLC

401 North Washington Street
Suite 500
Rockville, MD, 20850-1789


DCActive 197605/24/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
AV RatedMartindale-HubbellN/A
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
PartnerAin & Stein, LLC2005 - Present
Sole PractitionerLaw Offices of Michael M. Ain1986 - 2005
AttorneyLaw Offices of Jean O'Malley1985 - 1986
AssociateGiordano, Villareale, Bush & Vaughan1983 - 1985
AssociateKeilp Law Firm1975 - 1983
Association namePosition nameDuration
National Institute for Trial AdvocacyFaculty Member2004 - 2010
American Inns of CourtMaster1991 - Present
District of Columbia BarMemberN/A
Maryland State Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Maryland Trial Lawyers AssociationMemberN/A
United States Supreme CourtN/AN/A
DC Bar Counsel's OfficeConsultantN/A
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Burns v. Bell, 409 A.2d 614 (D.C. 1979)N/A
Bulin v. Stein, 668 A.2d 810 (D.C. 1995)N/A
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School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
George Washington University National Law CenterLawJD - Juris Doctor1975
State University of New York at BuffaloPolitical ScienceBA - Bachelor of Arts1971
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Yearly PresentationsDisqualification of Judges and the Watergate TrialsN/A
Yearly PresentationLegal Ethics of Rainmaking: Courting the Clients - Consideration of Rules 1.1, 1.2, 1.3, 1.4, 1.5, 1.6, 7.1, 7.5N/A
Yearly PresentationRape and the Consent Defense - Putting the Rape Victim on TrialN/A
Yearly PresentationEthics-Changing a Contingency Fee Agreement to a Blend on the Eve of TrialN/A
Yearly PresentationFederal Rules of Evidence Article IV and VI with emphasis on character and relevanceN/A
Yearly PresentationGetting Parties to the Negotiating Table and the Role of Neutral Third PartiesN/A
Yearly PresentationConducting Effective Voir Dire and the Use of Trial ConsultantsN/A
Yearly PresentationThe Insanity Defense and Competency to Stand TrialN/A
Yearly PresentationComputer Technology in the CourtroomN/A
Training SessionThe ABC's of Expert TestimonyN/A