Firm Profile

Whiteford, Taylor & Preston LLP

Headquarters

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

Firm Details

Since 1933, clients have turned to Whiteford, Taylor & Preston for trusted representation and guidance on issues critical to achievement of their business goals.  With over 170 attorneys in fifteen offices located in Delaware, the District of Columbia, Kentucky, Maryland, Michigan, New York, Pennsylvania and Virginia, we are one of the mid-Atlantic’s leading law firms.

We advise clients on a broad range of corporate, litigation, technology and regulatory legal issues, both in the U.S. and abroad.  Our clients range from Fortune 500 companies to small and medium enterprises to start-ups. They include businesses engaged in construction, finance, government contracts, higher education, health care, insurance, life sciences, manufacturing, nonprofits, real estate, securities, technology and transportation, among others.  We help our clients arrange financial transactions, mergers and acquisitions and public offerings. Additionally, we advise companies and organizations of all sizes on tax, employment and real estate matters.  Our 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 firm excels in being highly responsive, understanding our clients’ businesses and delivering cost-effective, practical legal solutions that meet clients’ unique and constantly evolving needs. In all cases, we strive to provide outstanding value through efficient staffing and assignments among a team of professionals and paraprofessionals, without compromise of quality or service.  We pride ourselves on being known for cutting to the core of legal issues without mincing words or wasting dollars, an approach we believe sets us apart from other big full-service firms.

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

161 North Eagle Creek Drive, Suite 210

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

United States

(914) 761.8400

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Tarrytown, NY

220 White Plains Road

Tarrytown, NY 10591

United States

(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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