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Practice areas:

Election Campaigns & Political Law, Personal Injury, Criminal Defense, Family, Litigation

About Me

Languages Spoken: Spanish

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1991

  1. Election Campaigns & Political Law: 25%
    12 years
  2. Family: 20%
    18 years
  3. Criminal Defense: 20%
    23 years
  4. Personal Injury: 20%
    23 years
  5. Litigation: 15%
    23 years

Payment

Fees:

Hourly ($300-350/hour), Contingent (33-48%), Fixed (Sometimes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

1 total

  • Gary Hale Gerstenfield

    Mr. Shurberg is an amazingly effective and truly gifted litigator and advocate. There is no problem too great or dilemma too difficult that Jon cannot solve. Among journeymen lawyers, Jon is universally recognized as a master. But, what really distinguishes Harry as among the elite of trial lawyers is the warmth and compassion he brings in resolving the seemingly unsolvable legal issues that many his clients face. Gary Gerstenfield

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    Gary Gerstenfield Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Jonathan S. Shurberg, P.C.

8720 Georgia Avenue
Suite 906
Silver Spring, MD, 20910

Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
MDActive199207/14/2015
DCSuspended199405/25/2015
PARetired199105/31/2015

Professional Misconduct

This lawyer was disciplined by a state licensing authority.

  1. Indefinite Suspension
    issued in MD, 2012

    updated

    Suspended indefinitely means an attorney lost his or her license to practice law for an unknown period of time. The attorney will need to re-apply for admission to the Bar if he or she intends to resume practice in the future.

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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Distinguished Service AwardDistrict of Columbia Gay and Lesbian Lawyers' Association2008

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Maryland Criminal Defense Attorneys' AssociationN/A1998 - Present
Maryland State Bar AssociationN/A1996 - Present

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
Jane Doe, et al. v. Montgomery County Board of ElectionsAppellate win in defense of a civil rights law
State Board of Elections v. Snyder, et al.Ruling allowed 17 year olds to vote in primary

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Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
American University, Washington College of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1991
Georgetown UniversityInternational PoliticsBSFS1985