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Whiteford, Taylor & Preston's Business Litigation attorneys provide legal representation in court, arbitration, and mediation as well as before administrative agencies in a broad range of corporate, partnership, business and commercial disputes. While based in the Mid-Atlantic region, we regularly represent clients throughout the United States.
Our extensive trial experience greatly enhances our ability to evaluate a case, develop litigation strategies that appeal to a judge or jury, and go to trial with the confidence and skills that come only with years of actual courtroom experience. Our attorneys have tried hundreds of lengthy and complex cases, and have developed considerable skill using technology for managing pretrial discovery as well as courtroom presentation.
Through strategic, effective, and experienced legal counsel, we are dedicated to working with our clients to achieve their business goals. By making it our business to understand your business intimately, we devise innovative solutions and cost-effective strategies for clients facing a diverse range of high-stakes legal challenges.
Marla Diaz was quoted in length in WTOP’s article, “Judge Delays Ruling on Landmark Express Lanes Case.” The Judge's decision could have a significant impact on users of Virginia's Express Lanes. Marla argues the fines charged to her client are excessive and violate the 8th Amendment and the Virginia Constitution.
Erek Barron was quoted in the American Bar Association article, "Admission of GPS Evidence Signals Brave New Word."
Erek Barron was quoted in length in the American Bar Association article, "Demonstratives Allowed in Jury Room During Deliberations."
Please see the attached article, originally published in the Wall Street Journal, April 23, 2007.
Whiteford, Taylor & Preston is pleased to announce that Chambers and Partners has once again ranked the firm highly in its 2017 list of leading firms and business lawyers. This year’s recognition includes a record 29 attorneys in 4 states, the District of Columbia and Afghanistan.
Forty-one Whiteford Attorneys Named Super Lawyers and Rising Stars in Maryland and Kentucky for 2017
Whiteford, Taylor & Preston is pleased to announce that 41 of its attorneys are listed among the 2017 Super Lawyers and Rising Stars in Maryland and Kentucky joining the sixteen who were listed earlier this year in Delaware, D.C., Pennsylvania and Virginia.
Whiteford, Taylor & Preston and 21 Lawyers Named as Leaders in the Legal Profession by Chambers and Partners
Whiteford, Taylor & Preston is pleased to announce that, in addition to ranking the firm highly in its 2016 list of Maryland’s leading firms and business lawyers, Chambers and Partners have added new Whiteford lawyers in Maryland and Delaware.
The practice group rankings are based on the high rankings of 21 individual lawyers.
59 Whiteford, Taylor & Preston Attorneys Listed in Best Lawyers in America, 2016, Eight Named as “Lawyers of the Year”
Fifty-nine lawyers from Whiteford, Taylor & Preston have been selected by their peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America® 2016 (copyright 2015 by Woodward/White, Inc., of Aiken S.C.). The lawyers selected are based in the firm’s Maryland, Washington and Virginia offices.
Whiteford, Taylor & Preston is pleased to announce that the 2015 edition of Chambers USA recognizes 17 of its lawyers as leaders in their fields and, in addition, has ranked six of Whiteford’s practice areas.
Marla J. Diaz represented a client who was sued by Transurban for unpaid tolls, administrative costs, and civil penalties exceeding $2,200.00, arising from the client’s use of the HOT Lanes on Virginia’s I-495 beltway. Ms. Diaz successfully argued that the Transurban claims were barred by the relevant statute of limitations and all summons against her client were dismissed.
U.S. News & World Report: Whiteford, Taylor & Preston Once Again Ranked in More Practices than Any Other Firm in Maryland
Whiteford Taylor & Preston LLP is very gratified to announce that the firm has once again received exemplary ratings in the fifth annual U.S. News & World Report rankings of law firms.
Whiteford Taylor & Preston LLP is very gratified to announce that the firm has received exemplary ratings in the second annual U.S. News & World Report rankings of law firms. In Maryland, WTP was rated highly in 34 practice areas, more than any other firm in the state.
For the first time, Legal Media Group, publisher of the well-known guide Benchmark Litigation: The Definitive Guide to America’s Leading Litigation Firms & Attorneys, which focuses exclusively on litigation in the United States, has researched and ranked the nation’s top plaintiff lawyers in their new Benchmark Plaintiff guide.
On September 26, 2011, The Daily Record announced the current “VIP - Successful by 40” winners. Kevin G. Hroblak, a partner in the Bankruptcy and Business Litigation practices at the firm, was selected for his professional and civic accomplishments.
Chad J. Toms, an attorney and certified public accountant, has joined Whiteford, Taylor & Preston LLC (WTP) as Counsel in the firm's growing Wilmington office. He is a member of the firm's bankruptcy and business litigation sections.
Whiteford, Taylor & Preston (WTP) attorneys, Paul M. Nussbaum and William F. Ryan, Jr., presented on Investing In Distressed Securities During Troubled Economic Times at the International Quality and Productivity Center's (IPCQ) Global Distressed Debt West Coast Investor Forum, Los Angeles, California, on March 31-April 2, 2008.
Whiteford, Taylor & Preston, LLP (WTP) is delighted to announce that William F. Ryan, Jr., has been selected to chair the firm’s Litigation Department, and Edward M. Buxbaum has been appointed to lead the firm’s Business Litigation section, effective immediately.