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Robert A Siegel

Criminal defense Attorney at Glen Burnie, MD

5.0   20 reviews
  • Licensed for 25 years
    State MD
    Acquired 1998
    Active No misconduct found

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About Robert

Learn Robert’s areas of practice.

Practice areas
  1. Criminal defense
    If you are confronted by the criminal justice system, it is important to work with an experienced Anne Arundel County criminal defense lawyer who can help you understand your legal options and their consequences.

    26 years

  2. DUI and DWI
    If you have been charged with a DWI/DUI, the defense of your case depends on the reason for the stop, probable cause for the arrest and the results of the breath/blood test or lack thereof.

    26 years

  3. Bankruptcy and debt
    Many people who are having financial problems feel embarrassed to ask for the support they need. But when you are facing bankruptcy, do not blame yourself. Get help from an experienced Glen Burnie bankruptcy lawyer who understands that you.

    26 years

  4. Speeding and traffic ticket
    If you’re pulled over for a traffic violation, the consequences can be more serious than you think. Depending on your circumstances, a simple moving violation can wind up costing you thousands of dollars over time.

    26 years

  5. Car accident
    Being involved in an auto accident can affect your life physically, emotionally and financially. A negligent driver has the potential to cause damage to your vehicle and serious injury to you or your passengers.

    26 years

  6. Domestic violence
    Domestic violence charges can have a profound effect on many aspects of your life. Even prior to trial, protective orders can keep you from seeing your children, and the sigma of the charges can permanently alter your life.

    26 years

I am a criminal, traffic and bankrutpcy attorney that takes client representation very seriously.  I am a zealous advocate and strive to achieve the best possible results for my clients.  I believe that being receptive and responsive to client concerns is the key to effective representation.  My clients have my personal cell phone number and are welcome to call  anytime.

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Robert A. Siegel
7310 Ritchie Highway, Suite 910
Glen Burnie, MD, 21061-3175

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Posted by Maxwell C. | March 16, 2021
This review is from a person who hired this attorney.
| Hired Attorney
Through, professional and responsive
Mr. Seigel handled a traffic matter recently for me. He found an innovative way to persuade the judge to dismiss the matter based on caselaw and prevailing law achieving the best possible result. I highly recommend.
Posted by anonymous | September 13, 2017
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| Hired Attorney
Achieved Best Possible Outcome
Mr. Siegel was able to achieve the best possible outcome in my case. The case presented many challenges and the results could have been very damaging personally and professionally. Throughout the process, Mr Siegel continually answered all of my questions timely, thoughtfully and accurately. I would highly recommend Mr Siegel.
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Posted by Shannon | September 27, 2016
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| Hired Attorney
The lawyer you need and want
Rob immediately got the case information and took charge. He was responsive and explained the options. He worked hard to ensure I was well represented and most importantly, he got the charges dismissed. He worked a hard case where the accuser changed her story and facts. He prepared the case thoroughly and I would recommend him without hesitation! If I ever need a lawyer, he will be my choice!
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Posted by anonymous | September 20, 2016
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| Hired Attorney
Professional, honest and straight forward, Robert Siegel tells it like it is and provides excellent advice and guidance.
Robert Siegel represented me in a car accident case. This was the first time in over 30 years of driving that I had been involved in an accident. I was very scared and did not have any idea of the potential outcome. Mr. Siegel patiently explained my case to me and told me realistically what to expect. He laid out best and worst case scenarios. He never gave me false hope or expectations other than realistic facts. He also helped me with the MVA and provided thorough and honest representation. I highly recommend Mr. Siegel for his dedication to his clients, his professionalism, prompt responses, attention to detail and thorough representation.
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Posted by Erin | January 10, 2016
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| Hired Attorney
Responsive and Reliable
Mr. Siegel did a terrific job with my case. He answered all of the questions I asked in person and via phone call and email. In responding, he was prompt, knowledgeable, and never condescending. In the end, he got a better result than I had thought possible.
Posted by Sarah | June 7, 2015
Caring and Dedicated
During my times of trial and tribulations from a tragedy taking the life of my husband and leaving behind myself and 9 children, Mr. Rob Siegel provided excellent dedication and perseverance in the pursuit of justice for my late husband.
Posted by linda | June 5, 2015
successful settelment
Mr. Siegel represented me in Court. He was completely prepared, composed, and educated about my problem. Mr. Siegel needed to take me back to court two times to achieve a successful settlement. .I was quite pleased with the outcome..
Posted by jeanie | June 4, 2015
Robert is an extremely personable Attorney. When he assisted me in my situation I was completely devastated!!! During this process he was sensitive to my situation and walked me through all of the steps I needed to go through to get to the end of the process... Highly recommended...
Posted by Tim | June 4, 2015
Great experience
He was very accommodating to an out of state client and was able to respond to my emails late and on weekends.
Posted by anonymous | June 3, 2015
Mr. Siegel
I would like to say that Mr. Siegel has great customer service and is very knowledgeable about the law in the state of Maryland. My would recommend him to anyone that needed services.
Posted by Stacy | June 2, 2015
Treats you like family
Mr. Siegel is professional and is dedicated to helping his clients. He is very personable and is easy to talk to. He is helping me with a bankruptcy case and my case is not easy. Mr. Siegel always has time to answer any questions or concerns and explains things in a way that is easy to understand. He keeps me updated throughout the process and handles things quickly. I have used him in the past and didn't hesitate reaching out to him again. I would highly recommend Robert Siegel !!!
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Posted by Mark | June 2, 2015
I would highly recommend him to anyone who needs a great Attorney.
I was stopped by Howard Co PD on Jan 1, 2008 and arrested for DUI. Attorney Robert Siegel after picking apart Howard Co officers report all the charges dropped. I would highly recommend him to anyone who needs a great Attorney.
Posted by Roger | May 31, 2015
Excellent Lawyer
Mr. Siegel is an excellent lawyer. I was very worried about jailtime on 2cnd DUI. I had ten charges all but one got dismissed and no jail time. Excellent Lawyer!
Posted by Linda | May 30, 2015
contractor dispute
Rob was extremely prepared professional and well dressed. He handled my class with confidence and fought for a successful outcome. Thank you Rob
Posted by anonymous | May 29, 2015
Hardest working and most effective representation
Robert Siegel was tremendously helpful and effective in handling our bankruptcy case. He saved our home, and helped us throughout the whole process, protecting our best interests. We highly recommend him!
Posted by anonymous | May 29, 2015
A Freind For Life!!
Robert Siegel came through for my family at a pivotal time in our lives. I was referred to Robert by a mutual acquaintance. As always, I was skeptical but Robert quickly earned my families trust. He was knowlegable and laid out a plan that could improve my situation when it would come to a judgement. He kept my family informed of the process along the way during this difficult time. He exceeded my expectations before, during and after the judgement. I now consider Robert Siegel a lifelong friend and he still continously answers all my legal questions that may arise!!!
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Posted by anonymous | May 29, 2015
Not all attorney's care this much
Mr. Siegel is truly the benchmark for exemplary work in his field. I have used his services a handful of times throughout the years and felt safe and comforted each time. Unfortunately, I had a DUI in my immature youth, but thanks to my attorney I not only learned my lesson, but also came to understand all the possible ramifications that potentially could have been brought down upon me. I received probation and never looked back! I also had quite the lead foot in those younger years and needed to go to court a few times. Again, I learned my lesson and slowed down significantly, but Mr. Siegel was professional and fought for me to have both fee's reduced and not lose my license. In recent years, I had an issue with a former employer and immediately thought to call upon Mr. Siegel once again for advice and services. Without the need for court, Mr. Siegel dealt with the opposing attorney in a swift amount of time and I came out shining once again! I am a very happy client and would highly recommend Robert Siegel for anyone looking for an attorney that cares and listens!
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Posted by Ire | May 29, 2015
I'd recommend Robert! He kept me informed and showed great understanding and support while he handled my case.
Posted by Robert | May 29, 2015
Very Profeesional and helpful!
I was asked to contact Robert Siegel do to the divorce I was going through. Robert took the time to explain everything and what my alternatives were. Since our first meeting, Robert has always been professional, courteous, and helpful. There have been times I have had questions of things that have come up and not knowing the law myself, or how it would effect my case, I have contacted Robert on each either by email or phone, he has always responded, normally within an hour, and provided me the legal advise needed to make sure I stay within the guidelines of my case. And has always looked out for my best interest. It has been a pleasure to have met Robert Siegel, to have him oversee my case and continue to look forward to working with him throughout the duration on my case. Thank you Robert Siegel. The specifics.....I was referred to Robert Siegel due to my separation and pending divorce. Due to the expenses the wife(soon to be ex) was putting on me, I couldn't hardly afford to live. Having reviewed all of my information, expenses, Robert explained what my options were, instructed me on what would happen based on my choice, and based on his options presented, Robert wound up filing my bankruptcy paperwork with the court, represented me in court, and has chosen to represent me throughout the duration of my bankruptcy.
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Posted by Jermaine | May 28, 2015
I would highly recommend him.
Rob is very personable, approachable, and professional who has a good relationship with other attorneys. He thoroughly explained my situation to me and the pros and cons of my options. He made sure I made the best overall decision for me long-term. He is a bull dog when confronting difficult people or circumstances and has been a dedicated counsel and friend. I would highly recommend him.
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  • Free Consultation 30 minutes
Payment methods
Cash, Check, Credit Card


AVVO RATING 9.5 (Superb)

Work Experience

  • Attorney
  • Law Office of Robert A. Siegel, P.A.
  • 2006 - Present
  • Attorney
  • Offit Kurman
  • 2014 - 2015
  • Attorney/Partner
  • Erskine & Siegel, LLP
  • 2005 - 2006
  • Attorney
  • Law Office of William E. Erskine
  • 2002 - 2004
  • Attorney/Partner
  • Bohlen & Siegel, LLP
  • 1999 - 2002
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  • University of Baltimore School of Law
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 1998
  • University of Maryland School of Law
  • BS - Bachelor of Science
  • 1993

Sample of Legal Cases

  • State v. Robertson
  • Dismissed
  • In re Yusuff
  • Reorganization plan approved


  • Consumer Bankruptcy Section of the Maryland State Bar
  • Council Member
  • 2016 - Present
  • Maryland State Bar Association, Consumer Bankruptcy Section
  • Member
  • 2004 - Present
  • Maryland Criminal Defense Attorney's Association
  • Member
  • 2004 - Present
  • Anne Arundel County Bar Association
  • Member
  • 1999 - Present
  • Maryland State Bar Association
  • Member
  • 1999 - Present
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Languages Spoken

  • English

Honors and Awards

  • Leading Lawyer for Bankruptcy
  • What's Up Annapolis?
  • 2014


  • Aspatore
  • Chapter 7 Consumer Bankruptcy Strategies
  • 2010

Speaking Engagements

  • United States Bankruptcy Court
  • Chapter 13 Bankruptcy Lien Avoidance
  • 2003

Attorney endorsements

Received (12)
Given (1)
Endorse Robert
Criminal defense Attorney | Oct 19
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"Simply said, Robert is an outstanding criminal attorney. Highly recommended!"
DUI and DWI Attorney | Sep 22
Relationship: Worked together on matter
"I strongly endorse attorney Robert A. Siegel. I have worked together with him on several cases and was highly impressed with his knowledge of the law and his willingness to go the extra mile."
Criminal defense Attorney | Sep 22
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer."
Criminal defense Attorney | Mar 24
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"Robert is an excellent attorney and well respected in the legal community. He is a strong advocate for his clients and highly competent. I have referred clients to him in the past and will continue to do so."
Criminal defense Attorney | Feb 12
Relationship: Worked together on matter
"In a number of cases, I have needed to refer clients to a criminal defense attorney for assistance. I trust that Robert will handle their matter with the highest competency and concern. I endorse him wholeheartedly"
DUI and DWI Attorney | Jan 15
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer. He is very knowledgeable and professional. I have witnessed him several times in Court and he always treats his clients with the highest level of respect. I have referred clients to him in areas that I do not practice or if I have a conflict and I will continue to do so in the future."
DUI and DWI Attorney | Jan 05
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer. I attended a DU/DWI seminar with Mr. Siegel in September of 2013. He is a knowledgeable and respected attorney throughout the courts in Maryland."
Criminal defense Attorney | Jan 05
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"Attorney Siegel is an asset to the legal community. He is a zealous advocate for all of his clients. Mr. Siegel is very knowledgeable in the practice areas of criminal defense and bankruptcies. He always provides excellent advice and excellent results. I highly recommend Attorney Siegel for any client needs."
Criminal defense Attorney | Jan 05
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse Robert A. Siegel. I have known Mr. Siegel for many years and have personally observed him in Court on at least two dozen occasions. He is diligent in his case preparation and I have seen only positive outcomes for his clients. I would highly recommend Mr. Siegel to any person searching for an excellent lawyer."
Criminal defense Attorney | Aug 17
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"Rob is a great lawyer with an excellent bedside manner. He knows the law well and works hard for his clients. I have known him for many years and found him to be respected amongst other lawyers and judges."
DUI and DWI Attorney | Aug 03
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer."
Bankruptcy and debt Attorney | Jun 18
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I have known Rob for many years and have always found him to be well-versed on the law and willing to fight for his clients. I have referred many bankruptcy clients to Rob over the years and will continue to do so in the future."
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