Michael Stover joined Wright, Constable & Skeen to help lead the Surety & Fidelity law practice at the firm which has become one of the most well recognized practices regionally in the surety industry.
“I’ve known and worked with Mike for several years and have work with him on construction and surety cases. He is extremely knowledgeable, aggressive when necessary but practical when necessary to resolve cases. He is a very capable trial lawyer as well. I’ve recommended him to several of my surety clients,” said Michael Saba, Vice President of Guardian Group, Inc.
Mr. Stover practices predominately in Surety and Fidelity law, but is also experienced in construction law, government contracts, small business, and general litigation. He is well distinguished professionally for his work, earning recognition in “The Best Lawyers in America” list for Construction Law in 2013 and 2014. He also holds the AV Preminent 4.9 out of 5.0 Peer Review rating on Matindale-Hubbel and the highest rating on AVVO.
Mr. Stover is very active in a number of legal and professional groups and has held a variety of leadership roles. He is a Fellow of the Maryland Bar Foundation and a former member of the Maryland State Bar Association Board of Governors, Executive Committee and former Chair of the Young Lawyers’ Section. Regional and national memberships include the American Bar Association’s Fidelity & Surety Law Committee, Board of Directors of the Philadelphia Surety Claims Association, the Surety Claims Institute, the American Bar Association and the Forum on the Construction Industry and Public Contract Law Section.