Firm Profile

Whiteford, Taylor & Preston LLP

Headquarters

Seven Saint Paul Street
Baltimore, MD 21202-1626
United States
(410) 347.8700

Firm Details

Founded in 1933, Whiteford, Taylor & Preston is a mid-Atlantic business law firm with 160 lawyers and offices in Washington, DC, Virginia, Michigan, Kentucky, Maryland, Delaware, and Pennsylvania. Our lawyers protect and help companies grow by taking care of the legal issues that impact their business success, in the areas of litigation, corporate, bankruptcy, employment, IP, technology, nonprofit, tax, and real estate law.

In giving legal advice, we draw on our wide experience in a range of industries, including cyber security, higher education, technology, retirement communities, international trade, nonprofits, insurance, community associations, construction, real estate and land use, government contracting, securities, manufacturing, and life sciences.

What sets us apart? Top rankings in U.S. and foreign directories that rate lawyers, including U.S. News & World Report and Chambers USA; a leading business reorganization and bankruptcy practice; national litigation and technology practices; one of the largest intellectual property practices in Maryland, and a long-standing focus on family-owned companies, start-ups, MBE/WBEs and closely held companies of all kinds.

Management

Martin T. Fletcher
Managing Partner

Top Listed State Awards

  • Top Listed in Maryland in Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law with 10 lawyers
  • Top Listed in Maryland in Litigation - Bankruptcy with 6 lawyers
  • Top Listed in Maryland in Litigation - Intellectual Property with 3 lawyers
  • Top Listed in Maryland in Litigation - Land Use and Zoning with 2 lawyers
  • Top Listed in Maryland in Litigation - Patent with 2 lawyers
  • Top Listed in Maryland in Technology Law with 3 lawyers
  • Top Listed in Maryland in Venture Capital Law with 2 lawyers

Top Listed City Awards

  • Top Listed in Falls Church with 4 lawyers
  • Top Listed in Baltimore in Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law with 8 lawyers
  • Top Listed in Bethesda in Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law with 2 lawyers
  • Top Listed in Falls Church in Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law with 2 lawyers
  • Top Listed in Towson in Land Use and Zoning Law with 3 lawyers
  • Top Listed in Bethesda in Litigation - Bankruptcy with 2 lawyers
  • Top Listed in Falls Church in Litigation - Bankruptcy with 2 lawyers
  • Top Listed in Baltimore in Litigation - Intellectual Property with 3 lawyers
  • Top Listed in Towson in Litigation - Land Use and Zoning with 2 lawyers
  • Top Listed in Baltimore in Litigation - Patent with 2 lawyers
  • Top Listed in Baltimore in Technology Law with 3 lawyers

Awards

  • Diversity Law Firm of the Year, 2012-13, Black Law Students Association, Univ of Maryland Law School
  • 40 Under 40 Best Advocates, National Bar Association (Erek Barron)

Contacts

Mindee Mosher
Director of Marketing
(410) 659-6437

Firm Practice Areas

  • Arbitration
  • Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law
  • Closely Held Companies and Family Businesses Law
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Construction Law
  • Copyright Law
  • Corporate Law
  • Education Law
  • Elder Law
  • Electronic Discovery and Information Management Law
  • Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law
  • Employment Law - Management
  • Environmental Law
  • Health Care Law
  • Information Technology Law
  • Insurance Law
  • Land Use and Zoning Law
  • Leveraged Buyouts and Private Equity Law
  • Litigation - Bankruptcy
  • Litigation - Construction
  • Litigation - Environmental
  • Litigation - Intellectual Property
  • Litigation - Labor and Employment
  • Litigation - Land Use and Zoning
  • Litigation - Patent
  • Litigation - Real Estate
  • Mass Tort Litigation / Class Actions - Defendants
  • Mediation
  • Mergers and Acquisitions Law
  • Patent Law
  • Personal Injury Litigation - Defendants
  • Product Liability Litigation - Defendants
  • Public Finance Law
  • Real Estate Law
  • Tax Law
  • Technology Law
  • Trade Secrets Law
  • Trademark Law
  • Trusts and Estates
  • Venture Capital Law

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Office Locations

United States

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Delaware

Delaware

Bethany Beach, DE

209 Fifth Street

Bethany Beach, DE 19930

United States

(302) 829.3040

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Wilmington, DE

The Renaissance Centre, Suite 500

405 North King Street

Wilmington, DE 19801-3700

United States

(302) 353.4144

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District of Columbia

District of Columbia

Washington, DC

1800 M Street, NW, Suite 450N

Washington, DC 20036

United States

(202) 659.6800

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Kentucky

Kentucky

Lexington, KY

120 Prosperous Place, Suite 101

Lexington, KY 40509

United States

(859) 687.6700

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Maryland

Maryland

Baltimore, MD

Seven Saint Paul Street

Baltimore, MD 21202-1626

United States

(410) 347.8700

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Bethesda, MD

7501 Wisconsin Avenue, Suite 700W

Bethesda, MD 20814-6521

United States

(301) 804.3610

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Columbia, MD

8830 Stanford Boulevard, Suite 400

Columbia, MD 21045

United States

(410) 884.0700

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Ocean City, MD

109 Seventy-Seventh Street

Ocean City, MD 21842

United States

(443) 856.6410

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Towson, MD

Towson Commons, Suite 300

One West Pennsylvania Avenue

Towson, MD 21204-5025

United States

(410) 832.2000

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Michigan

Michigan

Dearborn, MI

Fairlane Plaza North, Suite 324

290 Town Center Drive

Dearborn, MI 48126-2739

United States

(313) 724.7780

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New York

New York

New York, NY

444 Madison Avenue, Fourth Floor

New York, NY 10022

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(914) 761.8400

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Tarrytown, NY

220 White Plains Road

Tarrytown, NY 10591

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(914) 761.8400

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Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania

Pittsburgh, PA

200 First Avenue, Floor Three

Pittsburgh, PA 15222

United States

(412) 618.5600

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Virginia

Virginia

Falls Church, VA

3190 Fairview Park Drive, Suite 800

Falls Church, VA 22042-4510

United States

(703) 280.9260

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Richmond, VA

919 East Main Street, Suite 1000

Richmond, VA 23219

United States

(804) 977.3300

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Roanoke, VA

10 South Jefferson Street, Suite 1110

Roanoke, VA 24011

United States

(540) 759.3560

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