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Robert B. Curran
7 Saint Paul Street
Baltimore, MD 21202-1636
Phone: 410.347.9472
Fax: 410.234.2353

Mr. Curran focuses his practice primarily on business and corporate law and mergers & acquisitions.  He has represented clients in M&A transactions ranging in size from $500,000 to $200 million.  Mr. Curran has advised clients in leveraged buy-outs and ESOP transactions, as well as in creating corporate succession plans.  He is experienced in corporate structuring including entity formation and recapitalizations/corporate reorganizations.  As former Chair of the Section of Taxation of MSBA, Mr. Curran had performed tax analyses in corporate structures.  A resident in our Baltimore office, Mr. Curran is admitted to practice in Maryland.

Business & Corporate Law / Mergers & Acquisitions

M&A transactions ranging in size from $500,000 to $200 million

Leveraged buy-outs

ESOP Transactions

Corporate Structuring

Corporate succession plans

Recapitalizations/corporate reorganizations

Formation and structuring of business entities, including corporations, partnerships, joint ventures and limited liability companies


Former Chair, Section of Taxation, MSBA

Tax Analysis in corporate structures

Private Capital

Representation of clients in private offerings


Listed in Best Lawyers in America: 2001-present

AV Peer Review Rated: Martindale-Hubbell

Listed in Baltimore's Legal Elite: 2010 - Baltimore SmartCEO Magazine

Named 2009 Baltimore Corporate Lawyer of the Year by Woodward/White's The Best Lawyers in America

Recognized in Chambers USA: America's Leading Lawyers for Business, published by Chambers and Partners, 2005-present

Listed in Maryland Super Lawyers: 2007 - present; Named among "Top 50 Maryland Lawyers," 2008

Publications & Presentations

Lecturer:  Maryland Institution for Continuing Professional Education of Lawyers

Guest Lecturer:  Loyola University, Graduate Business Programs

Memberships & Activities

Member:  American Bar Association

Member:  Maryland State Bar Association

Chairman:  Section of Taxation, MSBA, 1987-1988


  • University of Maryland School of Law (J.D. 1974) with honors
    • Top 1%; 2nd in class of 210
  • University of Delaware (B.A. 1971)