New Partners Elected at Whiteford Taylor & Preston

Date: December 20, 2017

Baltimore – Whiteford, Taylor & Preston is pleased to announce that Erek L. Barron and Peter W. Sheehan, Jr., have been named Partners of the firm, effective January 1, 2018. 

Mr. Barron is co-founder of the firm's Administrative Law & Regulatory Litigation practice and also its White Collar Criminal Defense & Investigations practice. He is a member of the Maryland House of Delegates, representing Prince George's County, and serves on the Health & Government Operations Committee, with responsibility for shaping healthcare policy, administrative law and labor and employment law. Mr. Barron is based in the firm's Bethesda, Maryland, office.

Mr. Sheehan focuses his practice primarily on products liability defense, business litigation and administrative law.  He has successfully represented large and small clients through all phases of litigation and is experienced trying cases to verdict (bench and jury trials), as well as prosecuting and defending appeals in state and federal appellate courts. He serves as Chair of the Maryland State Bar Association's Administrative Law Section.  Mr. Sheehan is based in the firm's Baltimore, Maryland office.  

About Whiteford, Taylor & Preston LLP: The over 160 attorneys at Whiteford, Taylor & Preston are dedicated to offering a comprehensive range of business law and litigation service to regional, national and international clients. We deliver sophisticated, cost-effective legal services to innovative start-ups, middle market companies and global enterprises from our thirteen offices in Delaware, D.C., Kentucky, Maryland, Michigan, Pennsylvania and Virginia.