The Maryland-based law firm of Silverman Thompson is widely regarded as one of the premier law firms for litigation in the Baltimore-Washington metropolitan area. The firm features a unique blend of the area's top lawyers with diverse backgrounds such as former state and federal prosecutors, a retired federal judge, a retired state supreme court judge and a law school dean.
Our Baltimore based litigation attorneys take on complex high-stakes civil litigation and high-profile criminal cases throughout the Baltimore-Washington metropolitan area and the United States. Many of the firm’s diverse and interesting cases have been profiled in recent years by 60 Minutes, the Discovery Channel and other international media.
The firm’s seasoned attorneys spend hundreds, if not thousands, of hours in the courtroom each year. Nearly all of the firm’s civil litigators were “big firm” trained and recognized as established or rising stars prior to joining Silverman Thompson. The firm’s clients benefit from representation by lawyers who know the judiciary by practicing law on the front-line, not the side-line. The Baltimore litigation lawyers of the firm author leading treatises in the law including Jones on Evidence, Civil & Criminal(7th), Wiretapping and Eavesdropping, 3D: Surveillance in the Internet Age and The Maryland Evidence Handbook (4th).
Although the firm handles cases all across the United States, the firm’s approximately 40 lawyers are all based in a single office in downtown Baltimore. As a result, Silverman Thompson has a collaborative and collegial culture unlike any other and is the only law firm named in Baltimore Magazine’s “Best Places to Work” issue. Silverman Thompson views all clients as firm clients and uses all of its collective resources in furtherance of our clients' best interests.Accomplished, Experienced, Strategic and Relentless
We are diverse litigators and represent both businesses and individuals. On the business side our Baltimore litigation lawyers are experienced at administrative law matters, arbitration business litigation, appellate / civil appeals, contract litigation, environmental law, insurance law, real estate and tax & IRS. Individuals benefit from our extensive experience in criminal defense and criminal defense-white collar, internet crimes, family law / divorce / custody, medical malpractice / professional negligence, personal injury lawyers, product liability, victims' rights, wrongful death and sports & entertainment law.