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The  Law Office of John R. Discavage, PA offers top quality representation to those in need of a Personal Inury Lawyer, Criminal Defense Lawyer or DUI / DWI Traffic Lawyer.  We handle cases for those injured by someone else's negligence, and we those who have been charged with a criminal, DUI or traffic related offense in Frederick, Maryland and surrounding areas. We also handle expungements, MVA hearings, protective orders, peace orders and select family law matters.  Our attorneys and staff are committed to providing you with the support you need when you contact us to discuss your case.  


As a former prosecutor (Assistant State's Attorney), John Discavage understands how important it is to fight for you.  Whether it is fighting to receive just compensation for your injuries or to fighting to defend you and your freedom, the attorneys and staff in our office are always dedicated to achieving the best possible result in your case.   


Call the firm if you have sustained a personal injury from a car accident, truck accident, pedestrian accident, slip and fall injury or any other injury related case, or if you are in need of a quality criminal defense or DUI DWI defense lawyer to protect you, your family and your future.  We offer a FREE initial consultation, reasonable rates and payment plans for most cases.  


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Practice areas


  1. Criminal Defense: 50%
  2. Personal Injury: 40%
  3. Family: 10%



Contingent (33%), Fixed (sometimes), Retainer (sometimes), Free consultation (30 minutes)

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Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
AttorneyLaw Office of John R. Discavage, PA2004 - Present
Assistant State's AttorneyState's Attorney's Office For Frederick County2001 - 2004
Association namePosition nameDuration
Frederick Criminal Defense BarMember/Former President2004 - Present
Maryland Criminal Defense Attorneys' AssociationMemberN/A
Frederick County Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Maryland State Bar AssociationMemberN/A
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Dayton School of LawN/AN/AN/A