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Adam Thomas Sampson

Adam Thomas Sampson

Practice areas:

Litigation, Probate, Criminal Defense, Personal Injury, Land Use & Zoning

About Me

General trial and appellate practice with focus on business litigation, will contests, personal injury, and criminal law.  Sampson has experience handling matters involving commercial; real estate; land use; construction; contracts; employment; insurance; defamation; personal injury; defective products; civil rights; and constitutional law.  In addition to practicing law, Sampson serves on the Baltimore County Bar Association Executive Council, currently serving as its Secretary.  Sampson previously served a 3 year term on the Baltimore County Planning Board and two terms on the Maryland Attorney Grievance Commission Inquiry Review Panel.

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1998

  1. Litigation: 40%
  2. Probate: 25%
  3. Personal Injury: 15%
  4. Criminal Defense: 15%
  5. Land Use & Zoning: 5%

Payment

Fees:

Hourly ($250-350/hour)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

2 total 

  • George Randolph Rice Jr

    I endorse Adam. He is a hard working attorney who puts everything he has into his clients' cases. He works to find the answer and is passionate about the work he does. If someone was look for a litigation attorney, I would not hesitate in referring them to Adam.

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    George Rice Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Bennett James Wills

    I endorse Mr. Sampson. He was opposing counsel on an appellate matter and it's always refreshing to work with a true and respectful professional. Top notch.

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    Bennett Wills Contracts & Agreements Attorney
    Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter

Contact Info

Adelberg, Rudow, Dorf & Hendler, LLC

502 Washington Avenue, Suite 101
Towson, MD, 21204

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License

StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
MDActive199807/14/2015

Professional Misconduct

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

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Awards

Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Student FellowCenter for International & Comparative Law1997
Student FellowCenter for International & Comparative Law1996
Teaching AssistantUniversity of Baltimore School of Law1996
Moot Court JudgeUniversity of Baltimore School of Law1996
MembershipPi Sigma Alpha National Honor Society1994
MembershipPi Sigma Alpha National Honor Society1993

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
Judicial Law ClerkHonorable James T. Smith, Associate Judge, Circuit Court for Baltimore County1997 - 1998

Associations

Association NamePosition NameDuration
Baltimore County Bar AssociationSecretary, Executive Council2015 - Present
Baltimore County Bar AssociationTreasurer, Executive Council2014 - 2015
Baltimore County Bar AssociationExecutive Council2009 - Present
Baltimore County Bar Association, Bench/Bar CommitteeChair2008 - 2009
Baltimore County Planning BoardChair, Comprehensive Zoning Map Process2008 - 2008
Baltimore County Planning BoardBoard Member2008 - Present
Baltimore County Bar Association, Bench/Bar CommitteeVice-Chair2007 - 2008
Baltimore County Bar Association, Law Day CommitteeChair2006 - 2007
Baltimore County Bar Association, Professionalism CommitteePast Chair2005 - 2006
Attorney Grievance Commission, Peer Review CommitteeMember2005 - 2008
Baltimore County Bar Association, Law Day CommitteeVice-Chair2005 - 2006
Maryland State Bar Association, Young Lawyers Section3rd Circuit Representative2005 - 2006
Maryland State Bar Association, Young Lawyers Section3rd Circuit Representative2004 - 2005
Baltimore County Bar Association, Professionalism CommitteeVice-Chair2004 - 2005
Maryland State Bar Association, Young Lawyers SectionPolicy Co-Chair2003 - 2004
Maryland State Bar Association, Young Lawyers SectionMember2003 - 2004
Baltimore County Bar Association, Young Lawyers CommitteeChair2003 - 2004
Maryland State Bar Association, Young Lawyers Section, Nominating CommitteeMember2002 - 2003
Maryland State Bar Association, Young Lawyers Section3rd Circuit Representative2002 - 2003
Baltimore County Bar Association, Young Lawyers CommitteeVice-Chair2002 - 2003
Baltimore County Bar AssociationMember1998 - Present

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
Insurance Designers v. Millenium Security Consulting Inc.Defense verdict.
Woods v. GremplerPlaintiff's verdict
Brown v. Crown Equipment CorporationN/A

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Publications

Publication NameTitleDate
Daily RecordAdam Sampson (elected Secretary to BCBA)2015
Daily RecordLawyer Heads Back To The County2014
Daily RecordBaltimore security firms wins insurance coverage dispute2008

Education

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Baltimore School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1997
Loyola College in MarylandPolitical ScienceBA - Bachelor of Arts1994

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Annual MeetingThe Windmill Tilts Back: Wind Power In The Agencies, The Legislature, And The Courts2011
Baltimore County Bar Association Law DayLaw Day Ceremony2007