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Richard Robert Trunnell

Richard Robert Trunnell

Practice areas:

Divorce & Separation, Criminal Defense, Family, DUI & DWI

About Me

Richard R. Trunnell is the founder of Trunnell Law, LLC. With over 23
years of legal experience, Mr. Trunnell understands how to best advance
his clients' interests in a wide range of legal matters. Mr. Trunnell
is widely respected in his field of work, having been named a Leading
Lawyer by a peer-reviewed survey in 2009 and 2010.


Email: rich@trunnelllawfirm.com


Bar Admissions:


Maryland, 1987
U.S. District Court District of Maryland, 1988
Pennsylvania, 1987


Education:


University of Maryland School of Law, Baltimore, Maryland, May 1987
Juris Doctor
Honors: Class of 1987
Honors: Representative to the Honor Board
Law Journal: Maryland Journal of International Law and Trade


Gettysburg College, Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, May 1984
Bachelor of Arts
Honors: Phi Alpha Theta (History Honor Society)


Professional Associations and Memberships:


Anne Arundel County Bar Association, 2005 - Present
Board of Trustee


Crofton Special Tax District, 2000 - 2002
President


American Heart Association, Anne Arundel County Chapter, 1998 - 2000
Board of Directors


Past Employment Positions:


Whitworth & Trunnell, P.A., 1999 - 2010


Law Offices of Richard R. Trunnell, 1996 - 1999


Wilson, Goozman, Bernstein and Markuski, Senior Litigation Associate, 1993 - 1996


Prince George's County State's Attorney's Office, Assistant State's Attorney, 1988 - 1993


The Honorable Calvin R. Sanders, Associate Judge of the Sixth Circuit Court of Maryland, Judicial Law Clerk, 1987 - 1988


Miller, Miller, and Canby, P.C., Law Clerk, 1986 - 1987


The Honorable Norman P. Ramsey, Judge of the U.S. District Court for the District of Maryland, Judicial Internship, 1986

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Languages Spoken: English, Spanish

Practice Areas

Licensed since 1987

  1. DUI & DWI: 25%
  2. Family: 25%
    22 years
  3. Criminal Defense: 25%
    28 years
  4. Divorce & Separation: 25%

Payment

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

2 total 

  • Robert Charles Bonsib

    I endorse this lawyer.

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    Robert Bonsib Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Paul H Zukerberg

    Rich knows P.G. County criminal and traffic inside and out. Recommend him highly. One of the very best.

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    Paul Zukerberg Brain Injury Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Trunnell Law, LLC

2101 Defense Hwy
Crofton, MD, 21114-2401

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License

StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
PAActive198708/03/2015
MDActive198707/14/2015

Professional Misconduct

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

Avvo Contributions

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Awards

Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Leading LawyerWhat's Up Annapolis2010
Leading LawyerWhat's Up Annapolis2009

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
FounderTrunnell Law, LLC2010 - Present
Partner/MemberWhitworth and Trunnell, PA1999 - 2010
FounderLaw Office of Richard R. Trunnell1996 - 1999
Senior Litigation AssociateWilson, Goozman, Bernstein and Markuski1993 - 1996
Assistant State's AttorneyPrince George's County State's Attorney's Office1988 - 1993
Judicial Law ClerkThe Honorable Calvin R. Sanders, Associate Judge of the Sixth Circuit Court of Maryland1987 - 1988
Law ClerkMiller, Miller, and Canby, P.C.1986 - 1987
Judicial InternshipThe Honorable Norman P. Ramsey, Judge of the U.S. District Court for the District of Maryland1986 - 1986

Associations

Association NamePosition NameDuration
Anne Arundel County Bar AssociationBoard of Trustees2005 - Present
Crofton Special Tax DistrictPresident2000 - 2002
American Heart Association, Anne Arundel County ChapterBoard of Directors1998 - 2000

Education

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Maryland School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1987
Gettysburg CollegeN/ABachelor of Arts1984