Steven VanGrack has had great success in cases involving large automobile collisions, medical malpractice, wrongful death, dog attacks, sexual abuse and police brutality.
Steven VanGrack has been extremely involved in government, community, and legal affairs. He served in the distinguished position of Mayor of the City of Rockville from 1985- 1987 and in 1994 was the Democratic candidate for the House of Representatives from the 8th Congressional District in Maryland. He has been appointed to boards and commissions by Maryland Governors Mandel, Schaefer, Glendening, Ehrlich, and O’Malley. He served on the Maryland Real Estate Commission for seven years which he chaired for four years. Mr. VanGrack was also president of MICPEL, the Maryland Institute for Continuing Professional Education of Lawyers.
Steven VanGrack graduated from Bethesda-Chevy Chase High School in 1966. He was co-captain of the football and wrestling teams and a member of the track team. He received his Bachelor of Arts degree in 1970 from the University of Maryland. Mr. VanGrack received his Juris Doctor degree in 1974 from the University of Maryland School of Law where he was a participant in the Asper Fellowship Program. In addition to working two years with the United States Department of Justice (primarily in the Civil Division, Appellate Section), Mr. VanGrack served as law clerk to the Honorable Joseph M. Mathias, Circuit Court for Montgomery County, Maryland.
Steven VanGrack is a former instructor at Montgomery College and a frequent speaker/lecturer to lawyers. His contributions to his community are recognized throughout Maryland.
Steven VanGrack has received formal education and training as a mediator and arbitrator. He has served as a mediator in the District and Circuit Courts of Maryland.
|Award name||Grantor||Date Granted|
|Peer Review Rated||Martindale-Hubbell||2019|
|Rita Morgan - Bruce Jerney Community Service Award||Montgomery County Democratic Central Committee||2018|
|Pro Bono Services Award||Montgomery County, Maryland Pro Bono Committee||2018|
|F. Michael Taff Award -||City of Rockville - Rockville Human Rights Commission||2012|
|Leadership in Law Award||The Daily Record||2004|
|Pro Bono Service Award||Women's Bar Association of Maryland||2003|
|Award for Advancement of Public Service Responsibility||Maryland Bar Foundation||2002|
|Nancy Dworkin Award for Outstanding Service to Youth||Commission on Children and Youth||2001|
|Pro Bono Service Award||Montgomery County Bar Foundation||1998|
|Of Counsel||Longman & Van Grack||2014 - Present|
|Managing Partner/Owner||Steven VanGrack Law, P.C.||2008 - Present|
|Mayor||City of Rockville||1985 - 1987|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|Maryland Institute for Continuing Professional Education of Lawyers||President||2004 - 2006|
|Maryland Real Estate Commission||Chair||2003 - 2007|
|Law Practice Handbooks, Inc. publication||Civil Discovery Practice in Maryland||1995|
|University of Maryland School of Law||JD - Juris Doctor||1974|
|University of Maryland, College Park||BA - Bachelor of Arts||1970|
|Clergy Sexual Abuse||Apology and $70,000.00 Payment for Therapy (2019)|
|E-Scooter Accident||Negotiated Settlement of $225,000.00 (2019)|
|Nursing Home Neglect/Abuse||Negotiated Settlement of $750,000.00 (2019)|
|Trip and Fall on Church Steps||Negotiated Settlement of $175,000.00 (2018)|
|Slip and Fall on Commercial Street||Negotiated Settlement for $385,000.00 (2018)|
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