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Languages spoken: Spanish, English

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Practice areas


  1. DUI & DWI: 50%
    24 years
  2. Criminal Defense: 50%
    24 years, 5 thousand cases



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    Rebecca is passionate and compassionate about each client and each case. She fiercely advocates for her clients and obtains fantastic results.


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Contact info

The Law Offices of Rebecca A. Nitkin, P.C.

77 South Washington Street
First Floor
Rockville, MD, 20850


DCActive 199507/05/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Nationally Rank Top Ten AttorneyNational Academy of Criminal Defense Attorneys2015
Best Attorney of America Lifetime CharterRue Ratings2015
Top 100 Trial LawyersNational Trial Lawyers2014
Top DUI AttorneysState of Maryland2014
Leadership in LawThe Daily Record2011
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2010
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2009
Super LawyersSuper Lawyers2008
Trial Lawyer HonorTrial Lawyer Honorary Society2008
FellowFellow of the Maryland Bar Association2008
Super LawyersSuper Lawyers2007
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
AttorneyThe Law Offices of Rebecca A. Nitkin, PC2008 - Present
Partner/AttorneyFutrovsky, Nitkin & Scherr, Chartered1993 - 2008
Legal InternState's Attorney's Office for Montgomery County1990 - 1991
Child Protective Service InvestigatorPrince George's Co. Dept. of Social Services1987 - 1993
Association namePosition nameDuration
Women's Bar Association of MarylandN/AN/A
Montgomery County Bar AssociationN/AN/A
Prince George's County Bar AssociationN/AN/A
Montgomery County Criminal Lawyers AssociationN/AN/A
Maryland Bar FoundationN/AN/A
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Takes Two to TangoGuilty to a second degree sex offense.
Fraud Charges DroppedFraud Charges were dropped
The Player's LawyerGun charges were dropped.
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Publication nameTitleDate
Martindale-Hubbell publicationArrest and Charges2009
Martindale-Hubbell publicationWarranted and Warrantless searches2009
Martindale-Hubbell publicationCriminal Law Overview2009
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Catholic University of America, Columbus School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1991
Boston UniversitySocial WorkMaster's1984
Skidmore CollegeN/ABS - Bachelor of Science1980
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
TV NetworksLegal Analyst2011
today showsex abuse and underage internet use2000
Court Tvvs. Doug Gansler2000
The O'Reilly FactorChacon-BonillaN/A
Good Morning AmericaTwo Two TangoN/A
Domestic Public Forum yearly presentationDomestic ViolenceN/A