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Posted by Taj P. Murphy, Sr., Esq., Flag
I have had the pleasure to try cases in th same counties and Mr. Zwanetz, the opportunity and honor to be mentored by him in the development of my own practice, and the privilege to call him a friend. Mr. Zwanetz tenacity in the courtroom is only rivaled by his competive spirit and commitment to the community that he serves. When you think of the principles of integrity, honesty, and dedication you have to think of Mr. Zwanetz. He and the other lawyers at Shapiro & Mack are committed to obtaining the most just outcome in the adjudication of your case. Passionate advocacy that puts the client first, what more could one ask for? An appointment at Shapiro & Mack with Mr. Zwanetz, thats what! Leave your problems in the rearview mirror like a State Trooper who was looking down when you went speeding because by being represented by Mr. Zwanetz is like cool lemonade on a Sunday afternoon with the kids out of town. You have nothing to worry about.
Posted by Tye Ryan, a DUI client, Flag
My personal expectation of an attorney is someone who is straight forward, knowledgable and a master negotiator. I expect my representation to be honest, detailed and suppportive in counsel. I expect my attorney to treat my case with the personal care and attentiveness that he would of his parents, wife or own family. David met these expectations and more.
David met me on a Sunday in his office and offered me an extraordinary professional experience in spite of the fact that I asked him to see me on the weekend. His presentation was superb. He was prepared and devised a plan that we together executed with care in order to handle my case promptly and allow me to get on with my life.
David got me a probation before judgement: no interlock devise, no license provisions, no hassle from the legal system and for the work he did the price was reasonable.
I would recommend David's services for any legal matters. He is versatile and the experience he renders is second to none. His guidance and influence lasts a lifetime.
Posted by Leo, a Criminal Defense client, Flag
I had the pleasure to work with David Zwanetz during a tough time for me. I was facing a few charges due to a "failure to appear" and a few other traffic violations.
David and his team at Shapiro & Mack was as professional as can be. They made me feel comfortable and confident every step of the way.
Just like a master strategist, Mr. Zwanetz knew all the things I should do before I even stepped into the courtroom. Even though I was facing thousands of dollars in fines and possible time in jail (a year or so at most), David was able to win the case and have all of my charges dropped without me having to step one foot into the courtroom... I never even saw the judge!
I am beyond pleased with David Zwanetz and the Shapiro & Mack Team. They treated me like family, and I recommend them to anyone I run into who needs legal help.
Thank you again David, thank you Shapiro & Mack, you guys are amazing.
Posted by Andrew, a DUI client, Flag
I have never been so impressed with an attorney before. Unfortunately, I have put myself in situations that require the use of attorneys, but working with David made me feel so at ease. He is a to -the-point, honest, and trustworthy attorney, man, and friend. He prepared me for all possible outcomes, coached me through the process, and stood by my side through it all. I felt comfortable and informed every step of the way and recommend his services over and over.
Posted by Teresa, a Contracts client, Flag
I've worked with Dave for quite some time and each time I need him, he takes care of all the details so I know the job will get done and I do not have to worry. Friday we went to court and within minutes he got the results we wanted. He is responsive with communication. He can put you at ease in dealing with legal matters that require a representative who has your best interest at the forefront. I highly recommend Dave Zwanetz.
Posted by Daniel, a Contracts client, Flag
I've worked with Mr. Zwanetz for a long time now and I'm just going to throw it out there...he's the best young lawyer in the game! I really wish I could help you understand all he's done for me over the years but I'm sad to say that no typing can describe that. It's just something you have to experience. What it really boils down to is his attention to detail and his caring of all his clients. That plus the simple fact that Mr. Zwanetz hates to lose...and I think that's also a big driving force that makes him so good at what he does. It's not hard to tell that he always puts his clients and friends ahead of himself and that's something most people now a days would never do. If you're looking for the kind of lawyer that's going to stick his neck out there for you then David Zwanetz is your man! Thanks again to Dave and all the staff for everything, I owe you big time...
Posted by Jason, a Juvenile client, Flag
David is incredibly proffesional and and knowledgable about his work. He was able to quickly take care of some old outstanding charges I had on my Juvenile record. When I contacted him about it I expected a lengthy process, with back and forth emails and phone calls. We spoke about getting my record expunged once initially. The next time we spoke about the matter was to thank him for handling it for me so easily. I now have a completely clean slate. I also highly recommend his youtube videos on the subject of dealing with Police Officers. Fortunately I've never had to put any of this information to use, but if I'm ever in that situation I know just what to do.
Posted by a Criminal Defense client, Flag
David Zwanetz handled my criminal case with superior knowledge and poise while maintaining a high level of customer care. I have recommended him to numerous friends already.
Posted by a Criminal Defense client, Flag
Dave Z is a true professional in every aspect of his work. Dave came through and saved the day for me after 3 other attorneys told me that what I was looking for was unreasonable! Dont cut corners when it comes to your legal issues!
Posted by a client, Flag
When I needed a lawyer, I was very anxious about the whole process. Shapiro and Mack calmed my anxiety. David is hard working and did a great job walking me through the process. He was detail-oriented, he explained to me all my opinions. I have a tendency to ask a lot of questions and he never made me feel like I was a bother. He was easy to talk to and put my nerves at ease. He has a quick response rate, I would get replies to my emails almost instantaneously. I was surprised to get a response at 10 PM after my late email.
In court, I truly felt like I had a friend, who really cared about me because he tied in things we talked about so that the judge had a better understanding of who I was rather than just listing out basic traits and accomplishments. I felt prepared. He was well spoken and candid about the situation. I felt like the situation was fairly laid out so that the judge had a clear picture of what had happened. It was nice to feel like I had an advocate.
It is nice to have a great attorney that you can rely on. Hopefully, I won't need their service again, but if so, I will definitely be using Shapiro and Mack again. I would also highly recommend them to anyone that needs a great lawyer.
Posted by Robert, a Contracts client, Flag
I don't know where to begin. I am very impressed with David Zwanetz. He is a young charismatic lawyer, with superbs skills, and persuasiveness. Most lawyers that i have met work with the following model...my clients do not know anything so I'll charge for educating them about the law. David on the other hand has gone out of his way and created a series of very educational videos about problems that common people have and they have gone viral on facebook and youtube because the advice is gold. He wants you to use him when you really in need of a lawyer ... and to tell you the truth you should. FInding an honest mechanic is hard this day...I was happy when I found mine, but then finding a quality honest lawyer like David Zwanetz that will get the job done quickly (not overcharge you) can cost you so much money in fail attempts. Many lawyers this days you spend so much and they don't even do anything for you...its ridiculous. This young man is impressive.
Posted by Devon, a Speeding Ticket client, Flag
I am so glad I found David Zwanetz when I needed a lawyer. I had felt with a few lawyers before hand and I wasn't so sure what to think. They were just not professional. I close friend of mine recommended David and ever since then, I would never chose anyone else but Shapiro & Mack. The firm is just so professional and back up their credentials. They are, without a doubt, the BEST in Maryland.
Posted by Big Sal, Flag
Lawyer Dave is the best money can buy. If you have any matters that require legal matters in his area look no further. His wealth of knowledge and in depth experience in the trenches of the courtroom attest for his tenacity to fight on your behalf!!!
Posted by a client, Flag
Shapiro and Mack was recommended to me as the top Criminal Defense firm in Maryland, especially in Howard County. I was nervous about my situation and felt like I needed an attorney who would really make time for me. When I met with David, he help me understand all of my choices and the possible ramafications. He was very open and honest so that I had a real sense of the penalties. David has an aggressive personality, which is the type of lawyer that I felt like I needed. David's attention to detail and his dedication made this law firm an easy choice.