Training in mediation by the American Health Lawyers Association has enhanced our ability to mediate disputes and head off unnecessary and costly litigation for our clients as we work as facilitators to solve group practice matters in a cooperative and non-threatening manner.

Court refers discovery contests to ‘conciliators’

Thomas Mugavero was quoted at length in the article, “Court refers discovery contests to 'conciliators,'” which appeared in Virginia Lawyers Weekly:

"...Many of the referred motions are “straight motions to compel,” where one side simply hasn’t responded to discovery requests and the other side moves to compel to get their attention, according to Fairfax business litigator Thomas Mugavero, a veteran conciliator..."

Whiteford, Taylor & Preston Recognized as National Tier 1 by U.S. News and World Report

The 2017 edition of U.S. News and World Report - Best Lawyers ® “Best Law Firms” has awarded Whiteford, Taylor & Preston LLP exemplary ratings in its seventh annual rankings of law firms.

Twenty of the firm’s practices were ranked at the national level, as well as thirty-seven in Maryland, ten in Washington, D.C., and two in Roanoke, VA.