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Brian Thomas Edmunds

Brian Thomas Edmunds

also known as Brian Edmunds, Brian T. Edmunds

Practice areas:

Criminal Defense, Appeals, Litigation

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About Me

Caryn Tamber, Murder Conviction Reversed on Appeal, Maryland Daily Record (Nov. 30, 2009).



Steven Lash, Court of Appeals Orders New Trial in Killing, Maryland Daily Record (October 2, 2010).

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Languages Spoken: English, German

Practice Areas

Licensed since 2002

  1. Criminal Defense: 55%
    13 years
  2. Appeals: 25%
    13 years
  3. Litigation: 20%
    13 years

Payment

Payment Types:

Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

3 total 

  • Alon Joseph Nager

    I endorse this lawyer.

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    Alon Nager Bankruptcy & Debt Attorney
    Relationship: Friend

  • Stephen Patrick Shepard

    I endorse this lawyer. Mr. Edmunds has a tremendous amount of courtroom experience and knowledge of the law that he uses to zealously represent his clients both in and out of court. He is an outstanding attorney and a valuable member of the Maryland legal community.

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    Stephen Shepard Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Law Offices of Brian Edmunds

P.O. Box 361
Garrett Park, MD, 20896

Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
DCActive 200305/25/2015
MDActive200207/14/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Award of MeritNational Center for Missing and Exploited Children2004
Cum LaudeNew York University School of Law2002
Cum LaudeRutgers University1999

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
AttorneyLaw Offices of Brian Edmunds2010 - Present
Trial AttorneyU.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission2010 - 2010
AssociateArnold & Porter, LLP2008 - 2010
Trial AttorneyU.S. Department Of Justice, Civil Division2006 - 2008
AssociateArnold & Porter, LLP2002 - 2006
Summer AssociateArnold & Porter, LLP2001 - 2001
ExternshipThe Honorable Sonia Sotomayor2001 - 2001

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Office of the Public Defender, Collateral Review DivisionPanel Attorney2014 - Present
Maryland State Bar AssociationMember2012 - Present
U.S. District Court for the District of ColumbiaBar Member2012 - Present
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth CircuitBar Member2012 - Present
Office of the Public Defender, Baltimore CountyPanel Attorney2012 - Present
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal CircuitBar Member, Pro Bono Appointment List Member2009 - Present
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second CircuitBar Member2009 - Present
United States Supreme Court BarMember2009 - Present
Federal Circuit Bar AssociationMember, Pro Bono Committee2008 - 2010
Office of the Public Defender, Appellate DivisionPanel Attorney2008 - Present
District of Columbia BarMember2003 - Present
Phi Beta KappaMember1999 - Present

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
Maryland v. Harris, 428 Md. 700 (2012)Reversal of client's conviction
Reilly v. Office of Personnel Management, 571 F.3d 1372 (Fed. Cir. 2009)Adverse benefit decision overturned; full benefits awarded on remand.
Harris v. Maryland, 189 Md. App. 230 (2010)Reversal of client's conviction

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Publications
Publication NameTitleDate
The Washington PostFourteenth Amendment Isn't a Quick Fix for Debt Impasse2011

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
New York University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2002
Rutgers UniversityHistory & Political ScienceBA - Bachelor of Arts1999