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Michael Brent Snyder

Michael Brent Snyder

Practice areas:

Medical Malpractice, Birth Injury, Wrongful Death

About Me

With over $1 Billion in settlements and verdicts, Mr. Snyder, a partner in the law firm of Snyder & Snyder concentrates his practice in catastrophic injury and medical malpractice litigation and is licensed to practice law in both Maryland and the District of Columbia. Mr. Snyder has been responsible for numerous multi-million dollar recoveries on behalf of his clients, and most recently, along with his partners, won a $150 million verdict against the world's largest corporation, Exxon Mobil, after a 5 1/2 month trial in Baltimore County.

Mr. Snyder graduated from the University of Miami in Coral Gables, Florida and subsequently attended the University of Baltimore School of Law.

Mr. Snyder was named one the Maryland's Rising Stars in 2009, 2010, 2011, and 2012 Super Lawyers publication. He is a top 100 trial lawyer in the American Trial Lawyers Association and a Fellow in the Litigation Council of America. Additionally, Mr. Snyder is a member of the Maryland Association for Justice, the American Association for Justice, the American Bar Association, and the Million Dollar Advocates Forum.

Mr. Snyder also sits on the Governing Board of Directors of United Cerebral Palsy of Central Maryland, a charitable organization whose goals include serving our disability community and their families. Mr. Snyder also sits of the board of directors of the Dr. Michael Feinglass Cancer Foundation, formed in 2002 to support, provide comfort and ease the burden for children and young adults diagnosed with cancer.

To contact Mr. Michael B. Snyder please email him at or call him at 410-653-3700


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Practice Areas

Licensed since 2000

  1. Medical Malpractice: 50%
    14 years, 100 cases
  2. Wrongful Death: 25%
    14 years, 100 cases
  3. Birth Injury: 25%
    14 years, 25 cases



Contingent (40%), Free Consultation (120 minutes)

Attorney Endorsements

6 total 

  • Andrew George Slutkin

    I worked with Michael for years at my prior law firm, where he and I successfully tried a number of medical malpractice cases together. He is a top notch trial lawyer who I would recommend to anyone who needs representation in a serious medical malpractice or wrongful death case.


    Andrew Slutkin Medical Malpractice Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

  • Mark Christopher Kopec

    I worked with Michael for four years. I saw first hand how bright he is and how thoroughly he prepares his cases. He gets excellent results for his clients, and I recommend him highly and without hesitation to anyone who needs such a lawyer.


    Mark Kopec Medical Malpractice Attorney
    Relationship: Co-worker

Contact Info

Snyder & Snyder

1829 Reisterstown Road Ste 100
Baltimore, MD, 21208-6301



DCActive 200105/24/2015

Professional Misconduct

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

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers


Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Top 100 Litigation LawyerThe American Society of Legal Advocated2013
Top 100 Trial LawyerThe National Trial Lawyers Association2013
Top 40 under 40The National Trial Lawyers Association2013
Rising Stars, Top AttorneysMaryland Super Lawyers2013
Rising StarSuper Lawyers2012
Top 100 trial lawyerAmerican Trial Lawyers Association2011
Maryland rising starMaryland super lawyers publication2011
Legal Elite Top 100 Business LawyerSmart CEO Magazine2010
Top 100 trial lawyerAmerican association of trial lawyers2010
Maryland's Rising StarsSuper Lawyers publication.2010
BV RatedMartindale Hubbell2010
Maryland's Rising StarSuper Lawyers publication.2009
FellowThe Litigation Council of AmericaN/A
Invited MemberMillion Dollar Advocates ForumN/A

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
Managing PartnerSnyder & Snyder2010 - Present
PartnerSnyder & Snyder2005 - 2010
AssociateSnyder Weiner weltchek2000 - 2005


Association NamePosition NameDuration
Maryland Association for JusticeN/A2005 - Present
Maryland Trial Lawyers AssociationMemberN/A
American Trial Lawyers AssociationMemberN/A
American Bar AssociationMemberN/A
American Association For JusticeN/AN/A

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
Alban et al. V. ExxonMobil$150,000,000 awarded to 300 plus plaintiffs
Confidential Settlement against Major Insurance CompanySettlement in the tens of millions
MultiMillion Dollar Confidential settlement against major Hospitalconfidential settlement

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School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of MiamiN/AN/A1995
University of Baltimore School of LawLawJD - Juris DoctorN/A

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Trying a Medical Malpractice CaseWitness in Medical Malpractice Trial Presentation2008

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