Practice exclusively devoted to appellate matters.

Have been in appellate practice for the last 25 years.

Have written, argued or drafted briefs – either as lead counsel or “on the brief” for numerous State and Federal appellate courts. (And see “Experience” page.)



Maryland Court of Special Appeals

Maryland Court of Appeals

United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit

United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit



As a contract brief writer for a national appellate printing company, had the responsibility of drafting briefs for attorneys with appellate matters in the following appellate courts:


United States Court of Appeals for the:

–District of Columbia Circuit

–First Circuit (Boston)

–Third Circuit (Philadelphia)

–Fourth Circuit (Richmond)

–Fifth Circuit (New Orleans)

–Sixth Circuit (Cincinnati)

–Seventh Circuit (Chicago)

–Ninth Circuit (San Francisco)

–Tenth Circuit (Denver)

–Eleventh Circuit (Atlanta)


Appellate courts of the following States:


New York







Have written numerous petitions for writs of certiorari for the United States Supreme Court.