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At the University of Baltimore School of Law, you will take classes taught by a diverse community of legal practitioners, judges, and policymakers. Their experiences "out in the field" will greatly enhance your classroom learning. Browse the names and biographical information below and learn about the dozens of people who teach as adjuncts at the School of Law.


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  • James B. Astrachan

    Astrachan, Gunst Thomas Rubin, P.C.

    jastrachan@ubalt.edu
    jastrachan@agtlawyers.com
    Phone: 410.783.3520
    Fax: 410.783.3530

    Gun Control and the Second Amendment                                                           Trademark and Unfair Competition
    Copyright Law
    Intellectual Property and Mass Communications

    Astrachan received his B.S. from Bryant College in 1970, his J.D. from the University of Baltimore School of Law in 1974, and his LL.M. Taxation from Georgetown University Law Center in 1978. He has been an adjunct at the University of Baltimore School of Law since 1999.
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  • Honorable Lynne Battaglia

    Retired Judge, Maryland Court of Appeals

    lbattaglia@ubalt.edu
    lynne.battaglia@mdcourts.gov
    Phone: 410.480.7741

    Interviewing, Negotiating, and Counseling
    Law and Literature

    Judge Battaglia received her B.A. in 1967 and her M.A. in 1968 from American University, and her J.D. from the University of Maryland School of Law in 1974.
  • Benjamin Beasley

    Rollins, Smalkin, Richards & Mackie, LLC

    bbeasley@ubalt.edu
    bbeasley@rsrm.com
    Phone: 410.727.2443
    Fax: 310.727.4497

    National Trial Competition Team

    Benjamin Beasley received his B.M. from Shenandoah University in 2005, and graduated cum laude from the University of Baltimore School of Law in 2014.  While in law school, he was a two-year competing member of the National Trial Competition Team, a competitor on the Phi Alpha Delta Mock Trial team, Managing Editor of the University of Baltimore Law Forum, and a participant in the Civil Advocacy Clinic.  Mr. Beasley practices primarily in the area of civil defense litigation. 

  • Michael Belsky

    Schlachman, Belsky and Weiner, P.A.

    mbelsky@ubalt.edu
    mbelsky@sbwlaw.com
    Phone: 410.685.2022
    Fax: 410.783.4771

    Trial Advocacy

    Mr. Belsky received his B.A. from the University of Maryland, cum laude, in 1992 and his J.D. from the Beasley School of Law at Temple University in 1995.
  • Michael W. Bender

    McGladrey

    mbender@ubalt.edu
    Phone: 410.246.9113
    Fax: 410.246.9302

    Tax Research and Writing

    Mr. Bender received his undergraduate degree from Baldwin Wallace College and his LL.M. Taxation from the University of Akron. He has specialized in the tax field for over 30 years, working primarily with closely-held businesses and their owners.

  • Michael Berman

    Rifkin, Livingston, Levitan and Silver LLC

    mberman@ubalt.edu
    mberman@rlls.com
    Phone: 301.951.7700
    Fax: 301.951.0172

    Electronic Evidence and Discovery Workshop

    Mr. Berman received his B.A. from the University of Wisconsin and his J.D. and Masters from the University of Maryland. He joined RLLS after serving for seven years as the Deputy Chief of Litigation at the Maryland Attorney General’s Office, where he handled complex litigation in federal and state trial and appellate courts.
  • Jeffrey Bernstein

    Attorney, Administrative Office of the Courts
    Judicial College of Maryland


    jeffrey.bernstein@mdcourts.gov
    Phone: 410.260.3599

    National Appellate Advocacy Moot Court Team

    Mr. Bernstein received his undergraduate degree from the Pennsylvania State University in 2009, and his J.D. magna cum laude, from the University of Baltimore School of Law in 2014. While attending UB, he served as the Symposium Editor of the UB Law Review, as a Warnken Competition Chair for the Moot Court Program, and was a national quarterfinalist on the National Moot Court Team.  He has been an adjunct with the University of Baltimore School of Law since 2014.

  • Carol Bittner

    United States District Court
    for the District Court of Maryland


    carol_bittner@mdd.uscourts.gov
    Phone: 410.962.2381

    Introduction to Trial Advocacy

    Carol Bittner received her B.A. from Loyola University Maryland in 1992 and her J.D. from the University of Baltimore School of Law in 1995.  She has been a staff attorney in the United States District Court for the District of Maryland since 2002.  She has presented at the Institute for Federal Judicial Law Clerks of the Fourth Circuit regarding prisoner litigation in the district courts.  She has also served as an adjunct at the University of Baltimore School of Law in the Legal Skills Program since 2014.

  • H. Allen Black, III

    Winston and Strawn LLP


    hblack@winston.com
    Phone: 202.282.5821
    Fax: N/A

    Maritime Law

    Mr. Black received his B.S. from the U.S. Coast Guard Academy in 1979 and his J.D. from the Marshall-Wythe School of Law at the College of William and Mary in 1991. He is a partner in the firm’s Washington, D.C. office with strong experience handling the full range of maritime matters.
  • Jerry Bodman

     

    Cyberspace Law Seminar
    Information Privacy Law

    Mr. Bodman received a B.A. in Economics from University of Maryland, College Park, a J.D. from the University of Baltimore, and an LL.M In the National Security Law from Georgetown Law School. He also maintains status as a Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) and as a Certified Information Privacy Professional (CIPP/US).

  • Wade Boswell

    United States Department of Energy

    wboswell@ubalt.edu
    wadeboswell@boswell-legal.com
    Phone: 212.765.7760

    Mediation Skills

    Mr. Boswell received his B.A., summa cum laude, from Colgate University in 1977 and his J.D., cum laude, from Georgetown University Law Center in 1983. He practiced law in New York City for approximately 20 years as a transactional lawyer focused on energy and infrastructure, before taking his current position.

  • J. Michael Brennan

    Miles & Stockbridge P.C.

    jbrennan@ubalt.edu
    mbrennan@milesstockbridge.com
    Phone: 410.823.8166                                                                                                    Fax: 410.823.8123

    Residential Real Estate Workshop

    Mr. Brennan received his A.B. from Dartmouth College in 1978 (cum laude) and his J.D. from Georgetown University Law Center in 1983 (cum laude), where he served as Associate Editor on The Tax Lawyer.  His legal practice focuses on the following areas: real estate, corporate and finance.  He joined the University of Baltimore School of Law as an adjunct in 2017.

  • Jennifer L. Burroughs

    Associate Counsel, U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs, Board of Veterans' Appeals


    jennifer.burroughs@va.gov
    Phone: 202.632.4794

    Frederick Douglass Moot Court Team

    Ms. Burroughs received her undergraduate degree from St. Mary's College of Maryland in 2010, and her J.D. from the University of Baltimore School of Law in 2014.  She has been an adjunct with the University of Baltimore School of Law since 2015.
  • Russell Butler

    Executive Director, Maryland Crime Victims Resource Center, Inc.


    rbutler@mdcrimevictims.org
    Phone: 301.423.7500
    Fax: 240.929.0526

    Rights of Crime Victims Seminar

    Mr. Butler received his B.A. from the University of Maryland in 1981 and his J.D. from the University of Baltimore School of Law in 1984.

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  • Kathleen Cahill

    The Offices of Kathleen Cahill


    kathleen@kathleencahill-law.com
    Phone: 410.321.6171
    Fax: 410.821.7740

    Trial Advocacy

    Ms. Cahill received her B.A. from Smith College in 1978 and her J.D., cum laude, from the University of Baltimore School of Law in 1981.

  • Ronald M. Cherry

    Bonner Kiernan Trebach & Crociata, LLP

    rcherry@ubalt.edu
    rcherry@bonnerkiernan.com
    Phone :410.415.1666
    Fax: 410.415.1667

    Advanced Trial Advocacy

    Mr. Cherry received his B.A. from the State University of New York in 1978 and his J.D. from the University of Baltimore School of Law in 1981. He is an experienced litigator, having tried well over two hundred cases in his career.
  • Martin J. Clarke

    U.S. Attorney's Office

    mclarke@balt.edu
    marty.clarke@usdoj.gov
    Phone: 410.209.4840
    Fax: 410.962.3091

    Trial Advocacy

    Mr. Clarke received his B.A. from Roanoke College and his J.D. from the University of Baltimore School of Law. He is the Deputy Chief of the Fraud and Public Corruption Section of the United States Attorney’s Office for the District of Maryland. Mr. Clarke teaches Trial Advocacy.

  • Eileen Coen

    Eileen Coen Mediation 


    eileen@ecmediation.com
    Phone:240.479.9739

    Mediation Skills

    Ms. Coen received her B.S., cum laude, from the University of Maryland in 1986 and her J.D. from George Washington University in 1990.

  • Joanne Colvin

    University of Baltimore Law Library

    jcolvin@ubalt.edu
    Phone:410.837.4373

    Legal Research Workshop

    Ms. Colvin is the Associate Director for Public Services at the University of Baltimore Law Library. She holds degrees from Bates College, University of Maine School of Law, and University of Washington Library and Information School. She has been a law librarian since 1993, and with the law library at University of Baltimore since 2004.

  • Amanda Stakem Conn

    Department of Planning
    Office of the Maryland Attorney General


    aconn@mdp.state.md.us
    Phone: 410.767.1409
    Fax: 410.767.4480

    Legislation Workshop

    Ms. Conn received her B.A. from the University of Maryland in 1988 and her J.D., cum laude, from the University of Baltimore School of Law in 1995. She has held a number of positions in the legislative and executive branches of government.

  • William J. Cook

    National Trust for Historic Preservation

    wcook@ubalt.edu
    wcook@savingplaces.org
    Phone: 202.588.6283
    Fax: 202.588.6070

    Litigation Process
    Historic Preservation Law

    Will Cook is an associate general counsel at the National Trust for Historic Preservation. Prior to joining the National Trust, Will taught full-time at Charleston School of Law in the areas of Property Law, Constitutional Law, Appellate Advocacy, Historic Preservation, and Art and Culture Heritage Law. He also teaches Preservation Law at Columbia University's Graduate School of Architecture, Planning & Preservation. He has taugh at the University of Baltimore since 2014.

  • Paul Cucuzzella

    Office of the Attorney General
    Maryland Department Planning

    pcucuzzella@ubalt.edu
    paul.cucuzzella@maryland.gov
    Phone: 410.767.1409

    Introduction to Lawyering Skills (ILS)

    Mr. Cucuzzella received his B.S.B.A. from Villanova University in 1993, his J.D. from the University of Baltimore School of Law in 1996, and his Masters in Strategic Studies from the U.S. Army War College in 2015.  He has been an Assistant Attorney General since 2002, and is a member of the U.S. Army Reserves, Judge Advocate General's Corps, where he serves as a Military Judge. 

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  • Robin Denick

    Office of Chief Counsel, IRS

    robin.w.denick@irscounsel.treas.gov
    Phone: 410.962.3153
    Fax: 410.962.1836

    Tax Exempt Organizations

    Ms. Denick received her J.D. from the George Washington University School of Law.

  • Claudia Diamond

    Director of Academic Support, UB School of Law

    cdiamond@ubalt.edu
    Phone: 410.837.4427
    Fax: 410.837.4450

    Professional Responsibility

    Ms. Diamond received her B.A., cum laude, from American University in 1989 and her J.D., magna cum laude, from the University of Baltimore School of Law in 1995.

  • Neil Dilloff

    DLA Piper (Retired Partner)


    neil.dilloff@dlapiper.com
    Phone: 410.580.4138
    Fax: 410.580.3001

    Trial Advocacy

    Mr. Dilloff received his B.A. from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in 1970 and his J.D. from Georgetown University Law Center in 1973. His practice includes significant experience in insurance, professional malpractice, and construction counsel, as well as roles as lead counsel in commercial litigation matters.

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  • Erin Murphy Ehman

    Silverman Thompson Slutkin and White LLC


    emurphy@mdattonrey.com
    Phone: 410.547.2225
    Fax: 410.547.2432

    Evidence

    Ms.Murphy received her B.A. from Gettysburg College in 1993 and her J.D. from the University of Baltimore School of Law in 1996. She co-teaches Evidence with Judge Murphy.

  • Arturo Estrada

    Counsel IRS - Retired

    aestrada@ubalt.edu
    Phone: 703.409.2895
    Fax: N/A

    Fundamentals of Federal Income Tax I
    Introduction to the Taxation of Financial Products
    Tax Policy

    Mr. Estrada received his B.B.A. from the University of Texas in 1972 and his J.D. from the University of Notre Dame School of Law in 1975.

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  • Charles Fax

  • Rifkin, Livingston, Levitan & Silver LLC

    cfax@rlls.com
    Phone: 301.951.0150
    Fax: 301.951.0172

    Discovery Practice and Procedure

    Mr. Fax received his B.A. from the Johns Hopkins University in 1970 and his J.D., with honors, from the George Washington School of Law in 1973.

  • Karen Ferretti


    Introduction to Advocacy

    Ms. Ferretti is a well-respected, experienced trial lawyer who primarily concentrates her practice in the defense of medical malpractice, and in litigating both plaintiff's and defense personal injury claims. She  received her B.A. from Loyola College in Baltimore, Maryland, and taught in the Montgomery County Public Schools for one year before attending law school at the University of Baltimore.  She graduated, cum laude, in 1996.  Ms. Ferretti then served as law clerk to the Honorable Warren D. Donohue of the Circuit Court for Montgomery County, following which she practiced with an insurance defense firm before joining Armstrong, Donohue, Ceppos, Vaughan & Rhoades, Chartered in 2003.  In 2007, she moved to North Carolina with her husband and 2 children, where for several years she taught school using and enhancing her ability to communicate and persuade.  She returned to Armstrong, Donohue, Ceppos, Vaughan & Rhoades in 2011 and became a partner of the firm in 2013. 

  • Morton P. Fisher, Jr.

    Ballard Spahr LLP (retired)


    fisher@ballardspahr.com
    Phone: 410.825.9242

    Commercial Real Estate Workshop

    Mr. Fisher is the past Pesident at the American College of Real Estate Lawyers, past Chair at ABA Section of Real Property Probate and Trust Law. He isthe co-author of "A Practical Guide to Commerical Real Estate Transactions."

  • Honorable Maurice B. Foley

    Judge, United States Tax Court


    jfoley@ustaxcourt.gov
    Phone: 202.521.0681
    Fax: 202.521.0875

    Tax Policy Seminar

    Judge Foley received his B.A. from Swathmore College in 1982, his J.D. from the University of California at Berkeley in 1985, and his LL.M. Taxation from Georgetown University Law Center in 1988. He was appointed to the court in 1995.

  • Nancy Forster

    Forster, Johnson & LeCompte

    nforster@ubalt.edu
    nforster@gmail.com
    Phone: 410.685.6000
    Fax: 443.320.9241

    Constitutional Criminal Procedure I
    Constitutional Criminal Procedure II
    Appellate Advocacy

    Ms. Forster received her B.A. from the University of Maryland in 1980 and her J.D. from the University of Baltimore School of Law in 1984. She is a criminal defense attorney representing defendants in trial and appellate courts at both the state and federal levels for the past 30 years.

  • Jason Frank

    Frank, Frank & Scherr, LLC


    jfrank@frankelderlaw.com
    Phone: 410.337.8900
    Fax: 410.337.0031

    Elder Law

    Mr. Frank received his B.A. from Connecticut College in 1976 and his J.D. from New York University School of Law in 1979. His elder law, estate and special needs practice focuses on aging and elderly persons planning for the future, assisting families planning for the long term care of other family members, and estate planning.

  • Byron Franklin


    Phone: 718.702.2748

    International Law & Use of Force Seminar

    Mr. Franklin received his B.S. from Crouse-Hinds School of Business at Syracuse University in 1986 and his J.D. from the University of Baltimore School of Law in 1992.

  • Master Theresa Furnari

    Master in Chancery, Circuit Court for Baltimore City

    theresa.furnari@courts.state.md.us
    Phone: 410.396.1919
    Fax: 410.545.0822

    Family Law Workshop

    Master Furnari received her B.S. from Frostburg State College and her J.D. from Tulane University School of Law.

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  • Steven Gevarter

    Self Employed
    sgevarter@verizon.net

  • Diane Glauber

    Lawyer's Committee for Civil Rights Under Law

    dglauber@ubalt.edu
    Phone: 202.662.8303

    Community Development Clinic

    Diane Glauber received her B.A. from Emory University, her M.P.A. from New York University, and her J.D. from the University of Maryland School of Law. She has been an adjunct for the University of Baltimore School of Law since 2014.

    • Elizabeth Green

      Pessin Katz Law, P.A. (PK Law)
      egreen@pklaw.com
      Phone: 410.769.6150
      Income Taxation of Estates and Trusts
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      Bonnie Greenberg

       

    • US Attorney's Office
      Department of Justice

      bgreenberg@ubalt.edu
      bonnie.greenberg@usdoj.gov
      Phone: 410.615.3175

      Trial Advocacy

      Ms. Greenberg received her J.D. from the James Beasley School of Law at Temple University in 1985.  She has been a litigator with the Department of Justice since 1985 and has led training programs at the National Advocacy Center and the DOJ Criminal Division.

    • Lawrence S. Greenberg

      Greenberg Law Offices


      larry@greenberglawyers.com

      Litigation Process

      Mr. Greenberg graduated from McDonogh School in Baltimore. He received his B.A. from Boston University and his J.D. from University of Baltimore School of Law. He has practiced law exclusively at the Greenberg Law Offices, and focuses on serious personal injury and criminal law. He is a Captain in the Maryland Defense Force. He is past president of the Maryland Association for Justice and continues to be active in bar associations. He joined University of Baltimore School of Law as an adjunct professor in 2016.

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    • Murphy Hartford

      Office of the State's Attorney for Baltimore City

      mhartford@st attorney.org

      Phone : 410.878.8170
      Fax: 410.358.0677

      Criminal Practice Clinic

      Mr. Hartford received his B.A. from the Georgetown Washington University in 1999. He received his J.D. from Washington and Lee University School of Law in 2002. He was admitted to the Bar of the State of Maryland in 2003. He has litigated numerous criminal cases as both a prosecutor and a defense attorney. He also practiced civil litigation for both defendants and plaintiffs.

    • Jermaine Haughton

      Miles & Stockbridge P.C.

      rhaughton@milesstockbridge.com
      Phone: 410.385.3694

      Thurgood Marshall Mock Trial Competition

      Jermaine (or "Ryan") is an Associate in Miles & Stockbridge's Baltimore office where he focuses on Products Liability and Mass Torts litigation issues.  He is a 2015 graduate of University of Baltimore School of Law and a 2012 graduate of the University of Maryland, College Park.  In recognition of his hard work as a student at UB Law and in the Baltimore community, Jermaine was honored with the Law School's Faculty Award for Most Outstanding Student in the day section of the class of 2015.

    • Richard Heinecke

      IRS Chief Counsel's Office
      rnheinecke@verizon.net
      Phone: 202-317-5324

      Corporate Reorganization

    • Honorable John Alvin Henderson

      Administrative Judge, U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission

       

      Employment Discrimination Law

      Judge Henderson decides cases of employment discrimination with federal employees. He is a graduate of the Georgetown University Law Center (LLM, 2014), Catholic University of America's Columbus School of Law (JD, 2006) and the University of Maryland (BA, 2000).

    • Jeffrey C. Herwig

      Commissioner, Maryland Workers' Compensation Commission


      jherwig@wcc.state.md.us
      Phone:410.864.5179

      Fax: 410.864.5221

      Worker's Compensation

      Commissioner Herwig received his B.A. from Loyola University summa cum laude in 1978 and his J.D. from University of Maryland School of Law in 1981

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    • Jeffrey Jacobson

      Weyrich, Cronin, Sorra
      jeffj@wcscpa.com
      Phone: 410.246.9113

      Fundamental of Federal Income Tax

    • Cheryl Jones

      Pessin Katz Law, P.A. (PK Law)
      cjones@pklaw.com
      Phone: 410.769.6141

      Income Taxation of Estates and Trusts

    • William H. Jones

      Dorchester County State’s Attorney


      wjones@docogonet.com
      Phone: 410.228.3611

      Tr ial Advocacy

      Mr. Jones has been the State’s Attorney for Dorchester County, Maryland since 2009.

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    • William W. Kanwisher

      State Investigator, Office of the Federal Public Defender for the District of Maryland

      william_kanwisher@fd.org
      Phone: 443.831.8118
      Fax: 410.962.0872

      Innocence Project Clinic

      Mr.Kanwisher received hisundegraduate degree from Morgan State University in 1983 and his JD from the University of Maryland School of Law in 1987. He has taught at University of Baltimore School of Law since 2013.

    • Jennifer L. Kent

      FreeState Justice, Inc.

      Phone: 410.625.5428

      Maryland Civil Procedure

      Jennifer received her J.D. cum laude, from The University of Florida, Levin College of Law and her B.S., magna cum laude, in Political Science and History from Florida State University. After law school, she served as a law clerk to The Honorable Patrick L. Woodward of the Maryland Court of Special Appeals.  After several years in private practice, she now directs litigation and policy advocacy as the Managing Attorney for FreeState Justice, an advocacy organization for LGBT Marylanders. 

    • Rima Kikani

      Murphy, Falcon & Murphy, P.A.


      rima.kikani@murphyfalcon.com
      Phone: 410.951.8800
      Fax: 410.539.6599

      Coach, National Civil Rights Moot Court Competition Team

      Ms. Kikani received her B.A. from the University of Maryland, Baltimore County, and her J.D. from the University of Baltimore School of Law.  Her current areas of practice include medical malpractice, wrongful death, personal injury, and constitutional rights violations.  She has been an adjunct at the University of Baltimore School of Law since 2014.

    • Brian Kim


      briangkim@yahoo.com

      Bench Trial Advocacy
      Interviewing Negotiating & Counseling Workshop

      Judge Kim received his B.A. from Tulane University in 1982, and his J.D. from Boston College Law School in 1985.

    • Ari Kodeck

      akodeck@ubalt.edu
      Phone: 410.576.6300

      National Trial Team

      Mr. Kodeck received his B.S. from Washington College in 1993 and his J.D. from Thomas Cooley Law School in 1997.

    • James Paul Krawczyk, Jr.

      Office of J. Paul Krawczyk, Jr


      attorneyjpk@yahoo.com
      Phone: 410.420.0751
      Fax: 410.420.0861

      Issues in Law Enforcement Seminar

      Mr. Krawczyk received his B.S. from Towson University in 1977 and his J.D. from the University of Baltimore School of Law in 2001. He retired from the Baltimore County Police Department in 2001.

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    • Sheldon H. Laskin

      Counsel
      Multi State Tax Commission

       

      slaskin@ubalt.edu
      shel030351@gmail.com
      Phone: 410.979.6703
      Fax: N/A

      State and Local Taxation

      Mr. Laskin received his B.A. and J.D. from Rutgers University and his LL.M. in Taxation from the University of Baltimore School of Law.

    • Gregory Lawrence

      Conti Fenn & Lawrence LLC

       

      greg@lawcfl.com
      Phone: 410.837.6995
      Fax: 410.510.1647

      Securities Regulations

      Mr. Lawrence received his B.S. from West Liberty State College and his J.D., summa cum laude, from the University of Baltimore School of Law.

    • John Leovy

      Maryland Attorney General's Office
      Tobacco Enforcement Unit


      jleovy@oag.state.md.us
      Phone: 410.576.7056
      Fax: 410.576.6955

      Trial Advocacy

      John Leovy received his B.A. From Trinity College, Dublin, in 1987, an M.A. from Trinity in 1992, his J.D. from I.I.T. Chicago-Kent College of Law in 1995 and an M.A. from the University of Chicago in 2001. He joined the faculty of the University of Baltimore as an adjunct in 2015. Before that, he was a trial supervisor in the Torts Division of the City of Chicago Department of Law and taught trial advocacy at Loyola University of Chicago School of Law.

    • Cheri Levin

      Assistant Professor
      UB Law Clinics


      Phone: 410.837.5748
      Fax: 410.837.477

      Clinic Writing Program
      Legal Skills Program

      Professor Levin received her A.B. from Goucher College in 1973 and her J.D. from the University of Virginia School of Law in 1976. She has been a first-year adjunct since 1990 and joined the clinical faculty in 1996 to assist in the development of the writing program.
    • Honorable Dana Levitz

      Retired Judge, Baltimore County
      Circuit Court

       


      judgedml@comcast.net
      Phone: 410.878.8107

      Maryland Civil Procedure
      Maryland Criminal Practice

      Judge Levitz received his B.A. from the University of Maryland Baltimore County in 1970 and his J.D., cum laude, from the University of Maryland School of Law in 1973. He was appointed to the Baltimore City Circuit Court in 1985 and retired from it in 2008.

    • Robert Lidston

      Anello and Lidston


      nlidston@mcdonogh.org
      Phone: 410.242.6600
      Fax: 410.242.2041

      Introduction to Advocacy

      Lidston received an A.B. from Loyola College (now Loyola University) in 1969, an M.A. in English in 1971 and a Ph.D in English in 1978, both from the University of Maryland, and a J.D. from the University of Maryland School of Law in 1984.  He has been an adjunct at the University of Baltimore School of Law for over twenty-fiver years.

    • Adam Lippe

      Chief, Economic/Cyber Crime Unit and Animal Abuse Unit
      Baltimore County State’s Attorney’s Office


      adamlippe@hotmail.com
      Phone: 410.960.4568
      Fax: 410.887.4834

      Appellate Advocacy Workshop

      Mr. Lippe received his undergraduate degree from the Johns Hopkins University and his J.D. from the University of Maryland.

    • Mary Jo Livingston

      District Court Supervisor, Maryland Office of the Public Defender for Baltimore County

      mlivingston@ubalt.edu
      mlivingston@opd.state.md.us
      Phone: 410.324.8924
      Fax: 410.333.4858

      Criminal Practice Clinic

      Ms. Livingston co-teaches the Criminal Practice Clinic with Mr. Shemer. Livingston received her MSW from New York University in 1984 and her JD from the University of Maryland in 1989.
    • Richard C. Loeb

      General Counsel, U.S. Chemical Safety & Hazard Investigation Board

      richardloeb@gmail.com
      Phone: 202.261.7623
      Fax: 202.974.7623

      Government Contracts Seminar

      Mr. Loeb received his B.A. from the University of Maryland and his J.D. from Case
      Western Reserve University School of Law.

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    • Bruce P. Martin

      Executive Director, Montgomery County Maryland Merit System Protection Board

      Maryland Administrative Law

      Mr. Martin received his B.A. magna cum laude from the University of Maryland, and his J.D. from the University of Chicago Law School. Mr. Martin's experience includes service with the Maryland Office of the Attorney General and the Governor's Legislative Office, as well as private practice.

    • Robert S. McCord

      Assistant Secretary of Operations
      Maryland Department Planning


      rsmccord@harfordcountymd.gov
      Phone: 410.638.3205
      Fax: 310.879.7651

      Moot Court Team Advisor

      Mr. McCord is currently serving as the Assistant Secretary of Operations at Maryland Department Planning. He was the County Attorney for Harford County from 2004-2014. Mr. McCord received his B.A. from Loyola College and his J.D. from the University of Baltimore School of Law. He has been an adjunct professorat University of Baltimore since 1995 and has been coaching the Trademark Law Moot Court team for 24 years.

    • Jeremy M. McCoy

      Assistant Attorney General
      Office of Counsel to the General Assembly                                                                 Office of the Attorney General of Maryland

       

      jmccoy@ubalt.edu
      jmccoy@oag.state.md.us
      Phone: 410.946.5600

      Legislation Workshop

      Mr. McCoy has been an AAG with the General Assembly since 2013, and with the Criminal Appeals Division from 2004-2013.  He wasLegislative Counsel with the Department of Legislative Services of the Maryland General Assembly from 1993-2004. Mr. McCoy has taught as an adjunct with the University of Baltimore School of Law since 2008.

    • Adam Meehan

      Smith & Downey, P.A.
      ameehan1225@gmail.com
      Phone: 410.246.9113

      Welfare Benefit Plans

    • Ronald V. Miller, Jr.

      The Law Offices of Miller & Zois, LLC

      ronmiller@millerandzois.com
      Phone: 410.553.6000
      Fax: 410.760.8922

      Insurance Law

      Mr. Miller received his B.S. from Loyola College and his J.D., magna cum laude, from the University of Baltimore School of Law.

    • Julianne Montes de Oca

      State of Maryland Court of Special Appeals


      Julianne.montesdeoca@gmail.com
      Phone: 501.425.4932

      Inter-American Human Rights Moot Court Team

      Julianne received her undergraduate degrees from the University of Arkansas at Little Rock in 2008, and her J.D. from the University of Baltimore School of Law in 2013.  After working as a contract attorney at a small firm, she joined Judge Dan Friedman as his Senior Law Clerk in September 2014. 

    • Judith Moran

       

      jbdm88@aol.com
      Phone: 212.348.3100


      Families, Law and Literature

      Ms. Moran received a B.S in Nursing from Georgetown University, a Master's degree in Counseling Psychology from the University of North Florida, her J.D. from the University of Baltimore School of Law and a Master's degree from Columbia University focused on narrative legal studies. Ms. Moran has devoted her legal career to issues relating to families and children. In addition to teaching Families, Law and Literature at the University of Baltimore School of Law, she also leads a narrative studies seminar comprised of students enrolled in Columbia Law School's Child Advocacy Clinic.  

    • Honorable Joseph Murphy, Jr.

      Silverman Thompson Slutkin and White LLC


      josephmurphy@mdattorney.com
      Phone: 410.385.2225
      Fax: 410.547.2432

      Evidence

      Judge Murphy received his A.B. from Boston College in 1965 and his J.D. from the University of Maryland in 1969. He was appointed to the Court of Appeals in 1993 and retired from it in 2011. Judge Murphy co-teaches Evidence with Erin Murphy Ehman.
    • Pierce Murphy

      Leitess Friedberg PC


      pierce.murphy.84@gmail.com
      pierce.murphy@lf-pc.com

      Robert F. Wagner National Labor and Employment Law Moot Court

      Murphy received a B.A. in Journalism and a B.A. in Philosophy from the University of Maryland, College Park in 2007, and his J.D. from the University of Baltimore School of Law in 2011.  As a law student, he won the First Place and Best Brief awards in the 2010 Byron L. Warnken Moot Court Competition.  He has been an adjunct moot court coach since 2012.

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    • Alan Nemeth

      Sole Practitioner

       


      mdanimallaw@aol.com
      Phone: 703.371.3063
      Fax: N/A

      Animal Law Seminar

      Mr. Nemeth received his undergraduate degree from the Merrick School of Business at the University of Baltimore and his J.D. from the Washington College of Law at American University.

    • Michele Nethercott

      Director, Innocence Project Clinic

      mnethercott@ubalt.edu
      AL414
      Phone: 410.837.6543
      Fax: 410.837.4776

      Innocence Project Clinic
      Wrongful Convictions Seminar

      Ms. Nethercott received her B.A. from Sarah Lawrence College in 1980 and her J.D. from Northeastern University School of Law in 1984.

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    • Patrick O’Malley



      Military Law Seminar
      National Security Law

      Mr. O’Malley has a degree in Philosophy from Fordham University and received his J.D. from St. John's University School of Law in Queens, NY.

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    • Albert Palewicz

      National Labor Relations Board

      apalewicz@ubalt.edu
      albert.palewicz@nlrb.gov
      Phone: 410.962.2811
      Fax: 410 962.2198.

      Administrative Law
      Employment Law
      Labor Law

      Mr. Palewicz received his B.A., with honors, from the St. Mary’s Seminar and University in 1965 and his J.D. from the University of Maryland in 1976. He has served as the Regional Attorney of the National Labor Relations Board’s Baltimore Office since 1987.

    • Bradford Peabody

      Maryland State Public Defender, Appellate Division

      bpeabody@ubalt.edu
      bpeabody@opd.state.md.us
      Phone: 410.767.8532
      Fax: 410.333.8801

      Coach, National Moot Court Competition Team

      Peabody received his B.A., cum laude from Sewanee: The University of the South in 1971, and his J.D. from Southern Methodist University in 1975. He has been an adjunct since 2003.

    • Linda T. Penn

      Office of Public Defender's Office, Mental Health Division


      lpenn@opd.state.md.us
      Phone: 410.347.1068

      Disability Law Clinic

      Ms. Penn received her B.S. from the University of Maryland in 1983 and her J.D. Cum Laude fromUniversity of Baltimore School of Law in 1986. She co-teaches the Disability Law Clinic with Prof. Donald Stone.

    • Adeen Postar

      University of Baltimore School of Law

      apostar@ubalt.edu
      Phone: 410.837.4562
      Fax: 410.837-4656

      Legal Research Workshop

      Adeen Postar joined the University of Baltimore Law Library as Director in May 2014 after being Deputy Director of the Pence Law Library at American University, Washington College of Law for 10 years. She has extensive experience in law firm, academic and government libraries, previously working as the library manager at the Washington office of Blank Rome LLP, coordinator for external services at Edward Bennett Williams Law Library at the Georgetown University Law Center and as a reference librarian at the Law Library of Congress. She also has been an active member of the American Association of Law Libraries and the Law Librarians' Society of the District of Columbia serving in various leadership positions. Her current work includes the administration of the Law Library, teaching Advanced Legal Research and she also is the associate editor of the State Practice Materials: Annotated Bibliographies published by Hein. Postar has a J.D. from Washington University in St. Louis, MO and a master's of library science from The Catholic University of America in Washington, D.C. She is a member of the bars of Rhode Island, Massachusetts and Virginia. She lives in North Bethesda, MD.

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    • Christopher Rahl

      Gordon Feinblatt LLC

      crahl@ubalt.edu
      crahl@gfrlaw.com
      Phone: 410.576.4222
      Fax: 410.576.4196

      Attorney Externship

      Mr. Rahl is a financial services attorney focusing on regulatory compliance, business transactions, corporate governance, and litigation avoidance and management.  He received his B.A. from University of Maryland at Baltimore County (1991) and J.D. from the University of Baltimore School of Law (1996).

    • Ira Rainess

      Silverman Thompson Slutkin White

      irainess@ubalt.edu
      ira@playermanagement.com

      Phone: 410.576.0001
      Fax: 410.547.2432

      Sports Law

      M r. Rainess received his B.A. from the University of Maryland in 1989 and his J.D. from the University of Baltimore School of Law in 1992.

    • Stacey Rice

      srice@ubalt.edu

      Psychology Child Development

      Stacey Burnett Rice graduated from Rollins College in 1994 and for the University of Baltimore School of Law, cum laude, in 2000.  Ms. Rice clerked for the Honorable Clayton Green, Jr. on the Circuit Court for Anne Arundel County.  Ms. Rice is a former Assistant State's Attorney for Anne Arundel County.  Ms. Rice has been in private practice for 13 years and is only practicing family law.  Ms. Rice is the President Elect for the Anne Arundel County Bar Association, a member of the Maryland State Association, a member of the Judiciary Nominating Commission, a member of the Character Committee, and is appointed as a Best Interest Attorney for Anne Arundel County.

    • John Richowsky

      Sole Practitioner


      Phone: 410.535.6106
      Fax:410.535.9690

      Litigation Process

      Mr. Richowsky received his B.A., with honors, from Tulane University and the University of Birmingham, England, and his M.A., Ph.D, and J.D. from Duke University.

    • George Ritchie

      Introduction to Advocacy

      Mr. Ritchie is a member at Gordon, Feinblatt, Rothman, Hoffberger & Hollander and is a trial lawyer and adviser with over 20 years of experience handling high stakes litigation matters and other strategic challenges facing private and public companies.  He counsels clients on risk avoidance, crisis management, and company-sensitive issues In addition to his courtroom work, he has substantial experience in representing companies and individuals involved in government investigations.  Mr. Ritchie regularly provides pre-litigation analysis and advice to clients, and has lectured extensively on the importance of pre-litigation planning and expert witness development.    He has been teaching in the Introduction to Advocacy program at the University of Baltimore School of Law since 2015.

    • Stuart Rombro

      Rosenberg, Martin, Greenberg LLP

       

      srombro@rosenbergmartin.com
      Phone: 410.727.6600
      Fax: 410.727.1115

      Partnership Taxation

      M r. Rombro received his B.A. from Georgetown University and his J.D. from the University of Baltimore School of Law.

    • Samuel I. Rosenberg

      Member, Maryland House of Representatives

       

      srosenberg@ubalt.edu
      delsandy@aol.com
      Phone: 410.664.2646
      Fax: 410.367.4968

      Legislation Workshop

      Delegate Rosenberg received his undergraduate degree from Amherst College and his J.D. from Columbia University. He has been a member of the Maryland House of Delegates since 1983.

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    • Tamara D. Sanders

      Associate Public Defender

       


      Phone: 410.767.2249
      Fax: 410.333.8801

      Family Law Moot Court

      Ms. Sanders received her B.A. from the University of Maryland in 1996 and her J.D. from the University of Baltimore School of Law in 2005.

    • Christopher Schoen

      Dewey and LeBoeuf L.L.P.

      cschoen@deweyleboeuf.com

      Consolidated Corporations

      Mr. Schoen received his J.D. from Hofstra University School of Law in 1992.

    • Honorable Mark Scurti

      Associate Judge, District Court of Maryland

       

      Perspectives on Sexual Orientation & the Law Seminar

      Judge Scurti received his B.A. and M.A. from Loyola College in 1985 and 1982, respectively, and his J.D. from the University of Baltimore School of Law in 1991.

    • Ren Serey

      State of Maryland, Critical Area Commission for the Chesapeake and Atlantic Coastal Bays

      rserey@dnr.state.md.us
      Phone: 301.646.0965
      Fax: 410.974.5338

      Coastal Law Seminar

      Mr. Serey received his J.D. from the University of Baltimore School of Law in 1999.

    • Stephen Sfekas

      Senior Judge, Circuit Court for Baltimore City

      ssfekas@ubalt.edu 

      Judicial Externship

      Judge Sfekas received his B.S. in Foreign Service from the School of Foreign Service at Georgetown University in 1968.  He received an M.A. in History from Yale University in 1972, and his J.D. from the Georgetown University Law Center in 1973.   He has been a Circuit Court judge since 2010, and a Senior Judge since February 2017.

    • Marc E. Shach

      Sole Practitioner

      mshach@comcast.net
      Phone: 443.857.9718
      Fax: 410.559.9009

      Business Bankruptcy

      Mr. Shach received his B.S. from Towson University in 1986 and his J.D./M.B.A. from the University of Baltimore in 1989.

    • Denise Oakes Shaffer

      Deputy Director of Quality Assurance
      Administrative Law Judge
      Office of Administrative Hearings


      denise.shaffer@maryland.gov
      Phone: 410.229.4174

      Mediation Skills

      ALJ Shaffer received her B.A. degree from Loyola College in 1989 and her J.D. from the University of Maryland School of Law in 1991. She served as Prettyman Fellow at the Georgetown University Law Center from 1993-1995.
    • Daniel Shemer

      President and Founder, Shemer Bar Review

      dshemer@ubalt.edu
      dan@shemerbar.com
      Phone: 443.759.3324
      Fax: N/A

      Criminal Practice Clinic

      Mr. Shemer received his J.D. from the University of Baltimore School of Law in 1980. Dan Shemer was an Assistant Public Defender for the State of Maryland for 19 years, from 1980 until 1999. After handling felonies in the Baltimore City office for nearly 10 years, in 1990, Dan was appointed as the first Director of Training and Continuing Education for the Maryland Office of the Public Defender. In 1995, he returned to full-time trial work as a “PD” in Carroll County, representing persons in all parts of the criminal justice system, including children in juvenile court and adults facing murder charges. Dan received the Alan H. Murrell Award from the Maryland Office of the Public Defender in 1992, twice received the President’s Award from the Maryland Criminal Defense Attorneys Association and received an award for “Outstanding Teaching By An Adjunct Faculty Member” from the University of Baltimore School of Law in 2004. In 2015, he presented at the Maryland Judicial Institute’s “Evidence in Criminal Cases,” a program for Maryland judges. Dan has been a speaker for programs sponsored by the National Legal Aid and Defenders Association and the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers. He has coached and presented at criminal defense programs in New York, Illinois, Missouri, New Mexico, Kentucky and Maryland. Having prepared students for the Maryland Bar Exam since 1981, in 1999, Dan founded Shemer Bar Review, which he continues to operate.

    • Daryl J. Sidle

      Baxter, Baker, Sidle and Conn, P.A.

      dsidle@ubalt.edu
      djs@bbsclaw.com

      Phone: 410.385.8077
      Fax: 410.230.3801

      Estate and Gift Taxation

      Mr. Sidle received his J.D., with honors, from the University of Maryland in 1985.

    • Ephraim R. Siff

      Baltimore County State's Attorney's Office

      esiff@ubalt.edu
      ersesq@yahoo.com

      Phone: 410.887.4824

      Maryland Criminal Procedure
      Maryland Civil Procedure

      Ephraim Siff is a prosecutor in the Baltimore County State's Attorney's Office. He is a gradudate of the University of Baltimore School of Law and has been an adjunct professor since 2013.

    • Charles L. Simmons, Jr.

      Gorman & Williams

      CLSimmons@gandwlaw.com
      Phone: 410.528.0600
      Fax: 410.528.0602

      Maritime Law

      Mr. Simmons received his B.S. from Towson State University in 1992 and his J.D. from the University of Baltimore in 1996. He is a partner at the firm of Gorman & Williams and his practice focuses on maritime law and litigation, insurance coverage and defense, products liability defense, and construction law and litigation.

    • Andrew G. Slutkin

      Silverman Thompson Slutkin & White


      aslutkin@mdattorney.com
      Phone: 410.385.2786
      Fax: 410.547.2432

      Medical Malpractice Litigation

      Mr. Slutkin received his J.D. from Duke University in 1991.

    • Roxanne Smalkin

      Court of Special Appeals of Maryland


      roxanne.smalkin@mdcourts.gov
      Phone: 410.887.6046
      Fax: 410.337.5429

      Introduction to Advocacy

      Ms. Smalkin has served as Senior Law Clerk to the Hon. Alexander Wright since his appointment to the Maryland Court of Special Appeals in 2008. She received her B.A. from UMBC in 2001, and her J.D. from the University of Maryland School of Law in 2006.  Smalkin has been an adjunct with the University of Baltimore School of Law since 2010.

    • Norman L. Smith

      Nusinov Smith LLP


      nsmith@nusinovsmith.com
      Phone: 410.554.3600

      Professional Responsibility

      Mr.  Smith received his undergraduate degree from the New England Conservatory of Music in 1974 and his J.D. from the University of Maryland School of Law in 1985.  He has served as an adjunct faculty member at UB since 1992.

    • Patricia Smith

      Director, Legal Services
      Maryland Department of Public Safety and Correctional Services


      kakulani@verizon.net
      Phone: 410.952.8692

      Director, Legal Services
      Faculty Coach, National Environmental Moot Court Team

      Professor Smith received her B.A. in 1974, M.A. in 1977, and her J.D. from the University of Maryland School of Law in 1980.  She has been teaching as an adjunct at the University of Baltimore School of Law for over 20 years.  Professor Smith is a practicing attorney, and her professional interests include civil and criminal litigation, and policy issues for the government.  She has also taught at other colleges and numerous government agencies.

    • John B. Snyder III

      Director, University of Baltimore Tax Clinic

      jsnyder@ubalt.edu
      Phone: 410.837.5706
      AL411

      Tax Clinic
      Tax Practice and Procedure
      Tax Research and Writing

      Mr. Snyder received his B.A. from the University of New Mexico and his J.D. from Duke University School of Law.

    • Michael Spekter

      The Law Firm of Michael L. Spekter

      mspekter@ubalt.edu
      spekterlaw@aol.com
      Phone: 202.223.8112
      Fax: 240.235.4441

      Law Firm Management

      The Law Firm of Michael L. Spekter is dedicated to protecting federal and private sector employees against adverse employment actions in Washington, DC and Maryland.

    • Frank Spector

      Spector & Kopec, LLC

      Fspector@ubalt.edu
      Fs@spectorkopec.com
      Phone: 410.385.0054
      Fax: 410.385.0087

      Litigation Process

      Frank Spector earned his BA degree in Political Science from Duke University in 1988. He is a 1991 graduate of the University of Baltimore School of Law with honors.

    • Andrew T. Stephenson

      Franklin and Prokopik, P.C.

      astephenson@fandpnet.com
      Phone: 410.230.3638
      Fax: 410.752.6868

      Litigation Process

      Andrew received his law degree from the University of London before coming to the U.S. in 1998 when he started working for the Office of the Attorney General. He has been a member of the New York and Maryland State Bars since 1999 and 2000 respectively. He is a member of the United States District Court for the District of Maryland and the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit. Since 2001 he has been working in the private sector for the law firm of Franklin & Prokopik. Currently, Andrew is a senior partner and shareholder at F&P. He is a seasoned civil litigator with a busy trial practice. He is a member of the board of directors for the Trucking Industry Defense Association; a fellow of the American Bar Foundation; former chair of the ABA’s Commercial Transportation Litigation Committee; and Co-Chair of the ABA’s Transportation Megaconference. He also routinely attends and participates in the Arkansas Trucking Seminar, the Defense Research Institute Seminar and he is an active member of USLaw. He serves as General Counsel to the Maryland Motor Truck Association; the Maryland Movers’ Council; the Maryland Motor Coach Association and the Towing and Recovery Professionals of Maryland.

    • Larry Strauss

      Larry Strauss and Associates

      larry@larrystraussesqcpa.com
      Phone: 410.484.2142
      Fax: 443.352.3282

      Bankruptcy Taxation

      Mr. Strauss received his B.A. from the University of Maryland Baltimore County in 1988, his J.D. from the University of Maryland School of Law in 2003, and his LL.M. Taxation from the University of Baltimore School of Law in 1997.

    • Honorable Stephen Swift

      Judge, US Tax Court

      jswift@ustaxcourt.gov
      Phone: 202.521.0760
      Fax: N/A

      Tax Practice and Procedure

      Judge Swift received his B.A. from Brigham Young University in 1967 and his J.D. from the George Washington School of Law in 1970.

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    • Mark Talty

      Office of the Maryland Attorney General


      mark.talty@maryland.gov
      Phone: 410.260.8352
      Fax: 410.260.8364

      CoastalLaw Seminar

      Mr.Talty received his undergraduate degree from Northeastern University and his J.D. from the University of Baltimore School of Law.

    • Nicole Taylor

      Law Offices of Taylor & Taylor, LLC


      nicoletaylor@mptlaw.com
      Phone: 410.234.8181
      Fax: 410.779.9052

      Judicial Externship

      Nicole Egerton Taylor practices both civil and criminal law, and litigates in the areas of personal injury, worker’s compensation, and criminal law. She graduated from University of Baltimore School of Law in 2000, and is the co-owner of The Law Offices of Taylor & Taylor, LLC, a practice with offices in both Baltimore City and Baltimore County. In the community, Nicole does pro bono work for several organizations, and has been a community resource partner with THREAD, an at-risk youth mentoring program, since 2009. In addition to being the Criminal Section Co-chair with the Maryland Association of Justice, Nicole is an active member in many bar associations, including the Bar Association of Baltimore City, the Maryland State Bar Association, the Maryland Criminal Defense Attorneys Association, and others.

    • Hope Tipton

      Family Division Master, Circuit Court of Baltimore City

      htipton@ubalt.edu

      hope.tipton@mdcourts.gov
      Phone: 410.396.3109
      Fax: 443.396.5955

      Judicial Externship

      Master Tipton received her B.A. from Transylvania University (Lexington, KY) in 1997 and her J.D. from the Syracuse University College of Law in 2000. Prior to her appointment to the Circuit Court for Baltimore City, she represented poor and low-income children and families across the State of Maryland. Master Tipton is a member of the bar of Maryland and Supreme Court of the United States. Master Tipton is active and holds leadership positions in the Bar Association for Baltimore City and Baltimore Women's Bar Association.

    • Jeffrey Toppe

      Saul E. Kerpelman & Associates


      Phone: 443.396.3932
      Fax: 443.345.3433

      Frederick Douglass Moot Court Competition Team

      Mr. Toppe graduated summa cum laude from University of Baltimore School of Law in 2014. While attending UB, Mr. Toppe served as the Executive Editor of the UB Law Review, and as a Law Scholar for both Contracts I and Contracts II courses. In 2014, Mr. Toppe was published in the Holy Cross Journal of Law and Public Policy on an issue relating to the First Amendment and online censorship. In his spare time, Mr. Toppe performs improv comedy with the Baltimore Improv Group.

    • Michael Torres

      Maryland Office of the Public Defender


      Phone: 410.767.8516
      Fax: 410.333.8801

      Introduction to Advocacy

      Mr. Torres earned his Bachelor of Arts from New York University in 2007 and his J.D. from The George Washington University Law School in 2010.  Immediately after law school, Mr. Torres clerked at the Superior Court of the District of Columbia.  In 2011, he joined the Maryland Office of the Public Defender's Appellate Division.

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    • Marie Vasbinder

       


      mevasbinder@msn.com
      Phone: 410.971.5542

      ILS/Torts
      Introduction to Advocacy
      Health Care Law

      Ms. Vasbinder most recently graduated from the University of Baltimore where she completed her Juris Doctorate degree in 2005, graduating with honors. She holds an MBA from the University of Baltimore. She is board certified as an Advanced Nurse Executive and is also nationally certified in Healthcare Compliance. She has served as the VP and CNO as well as Chief Quality Officer for three major health organizations. She is experienced in the areas of Risk Management, Compliance, and Labor Management.

    • Thiru Vignarajah

      Division Chief, Major Investigations Unit Baltimore City State’s Attorney

      thiruvendran.vignarajah@gmail.com
      Phone: 410.396.4999

      Constitutional Law

      Mr. Vignarajah received his undergraduate degree from Yale University and his J.D. from Harvard Law School. He joined the State’s Attorney’s Office in 2011.

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    • Ryan Walburn

      Franklin & Prokopik, P.C.

      rwalburn@ubalt.edu
      rwalburn@fandpnet.com
      Phone: 410.752.8700
      Fax: 410.752.6868

      Coach, National Trial Team

      Mr. Walburn received his B.A. from the University of Maryland in College Park in 2009 and his J.D. from the University of Baltimore School of Law in 2014. He practices primarily in the area of liability defense and copyright & trademark law. He has been an adjunct with the University of Baltime School of Law since 2015.

    • Cheri P. Wendt-Taczak

      Law Office of Cheri P. Wendt-Taczak, LLC

      cwendttaczak@ubalt.edu
      cheri@cwtlaw.com
      Phone: 410.793.7233
      Fax: 443.213.1063

      Tax Clinic

      Cheri Wendt-Taczak received her B.A. from the University of Wisconsin-Madison in 1989, and her J.D. from the University of Baltimore School of Law in 2008.

    • Nicole M. Whitaker

      Whitaker Legal, LLC

      nwhitaker@ubalt.edu
      nicole@whitaker-legal.com

      Legal Analysis, Research & Writing, LLM
      Lawyering
      in Spanish

      Nicole M. Whitaker received her B.A. from the University of Maryland: College Park and her J.D. from the University of Baltimore School of Law. Her Towson law practice focuses onimmigration law, estate planning, and family law.

    • Mildeen G. Worrell

      Vice Chair, ERISA Advisory Counsel US Department of Labor

      mworrell@ubalt.edu
      mgworrell@yahoo.com
      Phone: 301.654.7795
      Fax: 301.312.8983

      Advanced Qualified Pension and Profit Sharing Plans

      Ms. Worrell received her B.A. from the University of Massachusetts at Amhurst in 1981, her J.D. from Boston University School of Law in 1984 and her LL.M. from New York University School of Law in 1986. She has more than two decades of public policy, legal, and legislative experience.

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    • Daria Zane

      dzane@ubalt.edu
      dariazane@gmail.com
      Phone: 202.607.0689

      Remedies
      Litigation Process
      Introduction to Advocacy

      Ms. Zane received her B.S. in Business, summa cum laude, from the University of Maryland. She received her J.D. from the George Washington University Law School, with honors, where she was on the Moot Court Board. She is the Publications Attorney for the Maryland State Bar Association.  She previously served as a Special Master for the Court of Federal Claims and as an Assistant United States Attorney for the District of Columbia.