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Since 1933, clients have come to Whiteford, Taylor & Preston for trusted representation and guidance on issues critical to achieving their business goals.

With over 160 attorneys, Whiteford, Taylor & Preston is one of Maryland's largest law firms. With offices in Baltimore, Towson, Columbia and Bethesda, Maryland; Washington, D.C.; Falls Church and Roanoke, Virginia; Wilmington and Bethany Beach, Delaware; Dearborn, Michigan; and Lexington, Kentucky, we serve clients throughout the nation as well as national companies and law firms seeking representation in the mid-Atlantic area.

Our clients range from Fortune 500 companies to small businesses to start-up enterprises. They include businesses engaged in construction, finance, higher education, health care, insurance, manufacturing, transportation, real estate, securities, and technology, among others. We help our clients arrange financial transactions, mergers and acquisitions, and public offerings. Additionally, we advise companies and organizations of all size on tax, employment, and real estate matters.

Whiteford, Taylor & Preston has a long history of giving back to its community, both through financial donations and pro bono contributions of legal services. In 2011, for instance, we volunteered 2,200 hours of pro bono work (worth over $1 million) in Maryland, the District of Columbia, Delaware and Virginia. Additionally, our attorneys and staff serve on a variety of local community and nonprofit organization boards.     

Whiteford, Taylor & Preston LLC is a Delaware limited liability company.  Our other offices are operated under a separate Maryland limited liability partnership, Whiteford Taylor & Preston LLP.