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Ronald B Bergman

Ronald B Bergman

Practice areas:

Divorce & Separation, Child Custody, Personal Injury, Business, Wrongful Death, Criminal Defense, Family

About Me

Ron Bergman and his fine staff are dedicated to providing the highest quality of service and representation for their clients. Throughout his career as a litigator handling many different types of ltigation, he has excelled at establishing a high level of trust with his clients by demonstrating his committment to achieving the best results in the most procedurely efficient and cost effective way. Mr. Bergman has handled sophisticated high asset & high conflict divorce, family law and custody matters, felony and misdemeanor criminal trials, traffic offenses, as well as substantial personal injury and wrongful death litigation, resulting in multi-million dollar verdicts and recoveries. Additionally, having represented real estate developers, real estate investment trusts, many buyers & sellers of commercial and residential real estate, as well as homeowner's associations, handled commercial litigation for a large variety of businesses, he has develped unique perspectives of how best to represent his clients. 


 


Having intensively served for 12 years on the Maryland State Bar Association Family and Juvenile Section Council, he further distinguished himself by being requested to serve as their liason to the MSBA Board of Governors for 2014-15. He was an active member of the Section Council's legislative team for many years, testifying before both the Maryland Senate and the House of Delegates concerning numerous important and significant family law bills.


 


In the 2014 Session, Mr. Bergman spearheaded the intensive lobbying and legislative efforts of the Maryland Collaborative Practice Council in getting the Maryland Unifiorm Collaborative Act successfully passed before the Maryland General Assembly, the ninth state to do so since 2010. He also helped initiate the recent 2015 changes to the Maryland Rules with the Court of Appeals Rules Committee which finalyzed the necessary changes necessary to give full throttle and substance to the original Uniform Act.


 


His extensive knowledge of different areas of the law has served him well in the courtroom and as certifed mediator for various types of cases. He often appears in court as an expert witness in family law cases.

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Languages Spoken: English, Spanish

Practice Areas

Licensed since 1973

  1. Divorce & Separation: 60%
    42 years
  2. Personal Injury: 10%
    42 years
  3. Child Custody: 10%
    42 years
  4. Family: 5%
  5. Other: 15%
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Payment

Fees:

Hourly ($425-450/hour)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

6 total 

  • Metody A Tilev

    I endorse this lawyer. He has the sharpest of mind and gets the big picture for the benefit of the client.

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    Metody Tilev Family Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

  • Stuart H Grozbean

    I endorse this lawyer. I have worked with Ron and find that he his smart, bright and very practical. He is a credit to the legal profession.

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    Stuart Grozbean Divorce & Separation Attorney
    Relationship: Worked for lawyer

Contact Info

Bergman Law, LLC

11 North Washington Street.
Suite. 530
Rockville, MD, 20850

Resume

License

StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
DCActive 198105/25/2015
MDActive197307/14/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

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Awards

Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Best Maryland LawyersBest Lawyers2014
Top 100 Maryland LawyersSuper Lawyers2014
Best Maryland LawyersBest Lawyers2013
Top Metropolitan DC LawyersWashington DC Super Lawyers2013
Top 100 Maryland LawyersMaryland Super Lawyers2013
Top LawyersWashington DC Super Lawyers2012
Top LawyersMaryland Super Lawyers2012
Top AttorneysWashington DC Super Lawyers2011
Top AttorneysMaryland Super Lawyers2011
Top AttorneysWashington DC Super Lawyers2010
Top AttorneysMaryland Super Lawyers2010
Top AttoneysWashington DC Super Lawyers2009
Top AttorneysMaryland Super Lawyers2009
Top AttorneysWashington DC Super Lawyers2008
Top AttorneysMaryland Super Lawyers2008
Top AttorneysWashington DC Super Lawyers2007
Top AttorneysMaryland Super Lawyers2007

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
PartnerHoulon, Berman, Bergman,Finci, Levenstein & Skok,LLC1972 - Present

Associations

Association NamePosition NameDuration
Maryland State Bar AssociationBoard of Governors Liason2014 - Present
Collaborative Divorce AssociationBoard of Directors2009 - 2011
Maryland Collaborative Practice CouncilBoard of Directors/Lobbyist2006 - 2014
Collaborative Professionals of Southern MarylandFounder and President2006 - 2011
Norbeck Country ClubBoard of Directors2006 - 2009
Maryland State Bar AssociationFamily & Juvenile Law Section Council2002 - 2014

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
Sinninger v. SinningerN/A

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Publications

Publication NameTitleDate
Maryland Bar Association Family Law Section Council Newsletter'Practice Sanity' Series -three separate articles2011
MICPELFamily Law2005

Education

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
George Washington University National Law CenterLawJD - Juris Doctor1973
University of DelawarePolitical Science & EconomicsBA with honors1970

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Law DayUniform Collaborative Law Act/Civil Practice2011
Collaborative Law SectionTop Ten Myths of Collaborative Law2011
CDA Monthly MeetingUniform Collaborative Law Act2010
PGCBA Monthly MeetingContested Custody Litigation2009
MICPEL Attorney's Evening SeriesMarital Property2008
MICPEL SEMINARFamily Law Hot Tips2006
MICPEL Annual SeminarFamily Law Hot Tips2002