Charles R. Claxton - Paley Rothman

Charles R. Claxton

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2013
Phone: 301-968-3404

Rick Claxton, a member of the firm’s Litigation, Appellate and ADR practice groups, has over 30 years of courtroom experience representing clients ranging from individuals to Fortune 50 corporations. A veteran of dozens of jury and bench trials, Rick focuses his practice on complex business cases, such as corporate and partnership disputes, construction litigation, business torts, and employment litigation. However, Rick has always maintained a diverse practice, including cases ranging from copyright and trademark litigation to representation of individuals with major personal injury claims.

In addition to his trial work, Rick has substantial appellate court experience, having briefed and argued cases before the highest courts of the District of Columbia and Maryland, as well as before various federal circuit courts.

Rick graduated with honors from Boston University School of Law where he served as executive editor of the American Journal of Law and Medicine.

Additional Information

Areas of Concentration
  • Litigation
  • Appellate Law
  • Alternative Dispute Resolution
University of Missouri–ColumbiaBoston University School of LawJ.D.
American Bar AssociationMaryland State Bar AssociationBar Association of Montgomery CountyMaryland Trial Lawyers Association

Office Location

4800 Hampden Lane, Sixth Floor
Bethesda, MD 20814-2930
United States

Practice Areas

Commercial Litigation