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Theodore B Godfrey

Theodore B Godfrey

also known as T. Bruce Godfrey, Bruce Godfrey

Practice areas:

Employment & Labor, Speeding & Traffic Ticket, Criminal Defense, Litigation

About Me

Languages Spoken: German, Japanese, Spanish

Practice Areas

Licensed since 1994

  1. Employment & Labor: 50%
    6 years
  2. Speeding & Traffic Ticket: 25%
    20 years, 150 cases
  3. Criminal Defense: 15%
    20 years, 300 cases
  4. Litigation: 10%
    14 years

Payment

Fees:

Hourly ($240-300/hour), Contingent (20-40%), Fixed (Sometimes), Retainer (Always), Pro Bono (3%)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

9 total 

  • Jobeth Rocky Bowers

    Bruce has been the Go-To referral source for anyone coming to my office for employment needs. He is knowledgable on the law, and works well keeping his clients informed. Top Notch!

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    Jobeth Bowers Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

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    I endorse this lawyer. Bruce is extremely knowledgeable, always professional, very hard working, and exceptionally conscientious. He cares about people. I could not recommend him more highly. John Lilly

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    John Lilly
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Jezic, Krum & Moyse, LLC

2730 University Boulevard West
Suite 604
Silver Spring, MD, 20902

Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
DCActive 200505/25/2015
MDActive199407/14/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Mentoring Program Recognition CertificateMaryland Professionalism Center2014
Client Service AwardPre Paid Legal Services2010
Clients Service AwardPre Paid Legal Services2009
Clients Service AwardPre Paid Legal Services2005
Client Service AwardPre Paid Legal Services1999

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
Of CounselWeinstock, Friedman & Friedman2009 - 2011
Field Attorney (MD/DC) Of CounselPersels & Associates2009 - 2010
AttorneyMulti-Lingual Litigation Support - Several Organizations2005 - 2009
Attorney/OwnerLaw Office of Bruce Godfrey2005 - Present
Business and Tax AssociateWeinstock Friedman & Friedman, Esq.1999 - 2005

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Maryland Employment Lawyers AssociationMember2011 - Present
Baltimore City Bar AssociationMember2009 - Present
Maryland State Bar AssociationMember2007 - Present
Baltimore County Bar AssociationMember2003 - Present

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
G_____ v. C__________Defense verdict on all counts but one, $9K verdict
McCray v. Winegardner Auto GroupSettled and dismissed effective July 2011
McCray v. Winegardner - Unemployment Appeal, 310-BH-12Lower Appeals decision finding gross misconduct reversed by Board of Unemployment Appeals, 310-BH-12

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Publications
Publication NameTitleDate
Solo Practice UniversityUnemployment Appeals: Law, Practice and Procedure2012
Baltimore Sun, article by Eileen AmbroseAppeals on Unemployment Benefits Skyrocket2010
Business MonthlyLimited Liability Is Not A Perfect Shield2003

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Maryland School of LawN/AJuris Doctor1994
Princeton UniversityEast Asian StudiesA.B.1991

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
MSBA Annual Convention, June 15-18, 2012, Ocean City, MD"Going Geek: It's All the Rage": 30 Tech Tips in 30 Minutes2012
Solo Practice UniversityUnemployment Appeals: Law, Practice and Procedure2011
Law School Boot Camp/So You Think You Want to Be a LawyerCareer Options in Solo Practice2011
MSBA Annual Solo and Small Firm ConferenceSocial Media for Attorneys - Maintaining and Organizing an Online Presence2010