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5.0 stars 16 reviews
Avvo Rating: 10.0
Licensed since 1989
I have over 26 years experience in both DUI/DWI prosecution and defense, including many alcohol-related manslaughter cases. I work hard to make sure that all possible defenses are explored. I'm not a stranger to the Courtroom and have extensive ...
Practice areas & skills: DUI & DWI, Criminal Defense, Personal Injury
5.0 stars 2 reviews
Avvo Rating: 9.3
Licensed since 1988
Review: “I’ve retained Scott Bowling on two different occasions. One for a divorce matter and the other for a personal injury incident. He has always represented me with skill unsurpassed in Charles County, MD and has continuously...
Practice areas & skills: Car Accidents, Personal Injury, Medical Malpractice, Business
4.5 stars 4 reviews
Avvo Rating: 9.1
Licensed since 2007
Kathleen McClernan is currently an attorney in private practice in St. Mary's County. She was previously an Associate Attorney at a private law firm in 2013 after 6 years with the Office of the Public Defender. She served St. Mary's County as an A...
Practice areas & skills: Criminal Defense, Family, Domestic Violence, General Practice
5.0 stars 1 review
Avvo Rating: 7.4
Licensed since 1994
Review: “Ms. Wood reviewed title and closed our home for us in late 2008. She was thorough, detailed, and professional and the closing went smoothly and quickly. It was a top notch job.”
Practice areas & skills: General Practice, Real Estate, Estate Planning
5.0 stars 4 reviews
Avvo Rating: 7.1
Licensed since 1987
Anne Emery created the firm in 2004 after retiring from the State's Attorney's Office for St. Mary's County. Over 18 years she prosecuted major felony cases (including murder, child abuse and rape), traffic cases (both minor and serious) and worke...
Practice areas & skills: Family, General Practice, Child Custody, Criminal Defense, Business
5.0 stars 13 reviews
Licensed since 2002
There with you every step of the way. Terry takes the time to assist each client personally and make sure they are prepared for each step of the bankruptcy process until discharge.
During his legal career Terry has gained a broad base of knowl...
Practice areas & skills: Bankruptcy & Debt, Chapter 13 Bankruptcy, Chapter 7 Bankruptcy, Foreclosure, Tax
Not yet reviewed
Avvo Rating: 7.5
Licensed since 1997
Practice areas & skills: Bankruptcy & Debt, Litigation, Real Estate
Avvo Rating: 6.3
Review: “Shawn is the type of attorney you can count on...which you don't come across as often as you'd think. He is compassionate and knowledgable. He will go to great lengths to ensure that everything that can be done wi...
Practice areas & skills: Criminal Defense, Contracts & Agreements, Family, Landlord & Tenant, Litigation
Avvo Rating: 6.5
Review: “Margaret has represented our community and our family for 20 years without incident and we were very happy with her representation.”
Practice areas & skills: Debt Collection, Family, General Practice, Personal Injury
Licensed since 1990
Review: “I am using Mr. Tanavage as my lawyer currently, and he is an excellent attorney. He is responsive, and gives you a feeling of ease because of how well he knows the legal system. When using lawyers, I research who is wel...
Practice areas & skills: Criminal Defense, Family, DUI & DWI