Serving Clients From Our Baltimore And Washington, D.C., Offices Since 1995
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Experienced Advocacy For Negotiation, Mediation, Arbitration And Litigation
We serve as an advocate for the interests of insurance, business and individual clients. Our attorneys are highly skilled in state and federal trial and appellate courts throughout Maryland and Washington, D.C., in a full range of legal matters.
We try cases before juries and judges to verdict and judgment in all of our practice areas. We also regularly appear as creditors’ counsel in matters in the U.S. Bankruptcy Courts. Our attorneys frequently represent clients in binding arbitration matters in the United States and abroad. We support and participate in alternative dispute resolution, including court ordered and voluntary mediation and mini trials. Recognition for our firm’s litigation skills and experience has included invitations for trial skills presentations, law school teaching, and membership in the American College of Trial Lawyers.
Diligent Insurance Defense
At Gorman & Williams, our attorneys defend insureds under a variety of policy coverages. Our range of knowledge includes commercial general liability, errors and omissions insurance and directors and officers insurance. In addition, we have experience assisting our clients with commercial auto, umbrella insurances and specialty technology lines.
We also represent insurance carriers in subrogation cases. Our firm is listed in the Best Directory of Recommended Attorneys for the Baltimore and Washington, D.C., practice areas. We provide coverage opinions and trial and appellate advocacy on behalf of insurance carriers in insurance coverage disputes.
Defending And Safeguarding Your Intellectual Property
We are regularly involved in all varieties of intellectual property matters. Our lawyers represent and assist parties in the assignment, licensing, and other conveyance of intellectual property rights. We can also assist you with the filing and prosecution of state and federal trademarks and federal copyrights.
We handle patent, copyright, and trademark litigation in infringement cases and have tried jury and nonjury infringement cases to verdict and judgment. Our professional team also has experience in advising on defense and coverage issues of general commercial liability and specialty technology lines of insurance policies.
Attorneys at Gorman & Williams consistently lecture on the litigation and licensing of all types of intellectual property rights.
Meet Our Team Of Attorneys
We actively participate in events sponsored by our local bar associations and volunteer to support charitable institutions. Our attorneys volunteer with the Maryland Volunteer Lawyers for the Arts, have served in leadership positions at the local and state bar association level, and draft wills for first responders and veterans through a program of the Wills for Heroes Foundation. We also support Goodwill Industries, Rawlings Conservatory, Maryland Historical Society and Mother Seton Academy.
Our attorneys are involved in legal education programs at all levels. For example, they participate in mock trials held at local high schools, lecture to prospective entrepreneurs on behalf of the Maryland Small Business Development Center and speak at seminars on legal topics to various groups. Several lawyers in the firm have served as adjunct faculty members at the University of Baltimore School of Law.