I am licensed to practice law in the state of Maryland. I am certified to conduct... more
I am licensed to practice law in the state of Maryland. I am certified to conduct Standardized Field Sobriety Tests. I am a member of the American Bar Association and the Maryland State Bar Association. I am a proud father and husband.
Debra Saltz understands the seriousness of your situation and wants to obtain the... more
Debra Saltz understands the seriousness of your situation and wants to obtain the best possible outcome for you. With over 14 years of experience, she is dedicated to providing clients with aggressive legal representation. She offers clients responsive, efficient and results oriented outcomes. She responds to each client's individual needs, promptly and efficiently, keeping the client fully inf... view profile
David Zwanetz was born on May 6, 1979 in Reading PA. In 1982, David's family moved... more
David Zwanetz was born on May 6, 1979 in Reading PA. In 1982, David's family moved to Howard County, where they have resided since. A majority of David's small family still live in the Philadelphia area where his Grandparents settled after coming to the United States in the early 1920's; one side from Italy and the other side from Russia. David's devotion to his family and his Jewish and Italia... view profile
I have enjoyed practicing law and mediating disputes for the past 41 years. It is... more
I have enjoyed practicing law and mediating disputes for the past 41 years. It is very rewarding to be able to advise people about the law and to assist them in resolving difficult and sensitive matters. I have been appointed as a Standing Examiner for the Circuit Court for Howard County and will take testimony and recommend actions to the Judges in uncontested matters.
I earned my Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Delaware, where I majored... more
I earned my Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Delaware, where I majored in Criminal Justice and participated in the Honors Program. I later attended the University of Baltimore School of Law where my concentration was litigation and advocacy. I studied under Professor Byron Warnken, who was my instructor for Criminal Law, Constitutional Criminal Procedure I and II. Graduating c... view profile
Over the last fifteen years, I have been an active part of Portner & Shure's legal... more
Over the last fifteen years, I have been an active part of Portner & Shure's legal team, providing advice and analysis on all major personal injury cases. Our firm has recovered approximately $12 million dollars annually for injured accident clients throughout Maryland, Virginia, and D.C. While working for one of Marylands largest firms and representing big business, I of course was trained... view profile
Mr. Portner is a member of the National Top 100 Trial Lawyers. Time Magazine in fact,... more
Mr. Portner is a member of the National Top 100 Trial Lawyers. Time Magazine in fact, recently recognized his achievements. Mr. Portner has been an attorney licensed to practice in Maryland and Washington, D.C. since 1988. He represents clients in matters of personal injury, including motor vehicle accidents, medical malpractice, workers' compensation, and criminal defense. Recently, he was ... view profile
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