View a Sample of Appeals Litigated by Our Attorneys

Below is a partial list of federal and state appeals briefed and/or argued by lawyers of this firm:

Published Opinions:

Stuart Fisher v. McCrary Crescent City, LLC, ET AL., 186 Md App.86 (2009)

U.S. v. Pariag, 232 Fed.Appx. 341, (4th Cir.(Md.) Jul 10, 2007)

In re Royal Ahold N.V. Securities & Erisa Litigation, 461 F.Supp.2d 383, (D.Md. Nov 02, 2006)

U.S. v. Coster, 203 Fed.Appx. 483, (4th Cir.(Md.) Oct 24, 2006)

Touzeau v. Deffinbaugh, 907 A.2d 807, (Md. Sep 19, 2006)

U.S. v. Talebnejad, 460 F.3d 563, (4th Cir.(Md.) Aug 21, 2006)

Schultz v. Braga, 455 F.3d 470, (4th Cir.(Md.) Jul 31, 2006)

In re Royal Ahold N.V. Securities & Erisa Litigation, 437 F.Supp.2d 467, (D.Md. Jun 16, 2006)

In re Royal Ahold N.V. Securities & Erisa Litigation, 2006 WL 132080, (D.Md. Jan 09, 2006)

In re Royal Ahold N.V. Securities & Erisa Litigation, 384 F.Supp.2d 838, (D.Md. Aug 25, 2005)

U.S. v. Thomas, 143 Fed.Appx. 518, (4th Cir.(Md.) Jul 28, 2005)

Karen P. Pope v. Christopher J.B., 878 A.2d 646, (Md.App. Jul 11, 2005)

Chesapeake Ranch Water Company v. Board of Com'rs of Calvert County, 401 F.3d 274, (4th Cir.(Md.) Mar 16, 2005)

Howard County Dept. Of Social Services v. Linda J., 869 A.2d 404, (Md.App. Feb 28, 2005)

U.S. v. Buculei, 117 Fed.Appx. 273, (4th Cir.(Md.) Dec 22, 2004)

In re Royal Ahold N.V. Securities & ERISA Litigation, 351 F.Supp.2d 334, (D.Md. Dec 21, 2004)

U.S. v. Thomas, 115 Fed.Appx. 603, (4th Cir.(Md.) Sep 15, 2004)

In re Royal Ahold N.V. Securities & Erisa Litigation, 319 F.Supp.2d 634, (D.Md. May 24, 2004)

In re Royal Ahold N.V. Securities & Erisa Litigation, 220 F.R.D. 246, (D.Md. Mar 12, 2004)

Blake v. State, 849 A.2d 410, (Md. May 12, 2004)

Chesapeake Ranch Water Co. v. Board of Com'rs of Calvert County, 301 F.Supp.2d 424, (D.Md. Jan 12, 2004)

Schultz v. Braga, 290 F.Supp.2d 637, (D.Md. Nov 13, 2003)

 First Union Nat. Bank v. Steele Software Systems Corp., 154 Md.App. 97, 838 A.2d 404, Md.App., December 17, 2003 (NO. 1061 SEPT.TERM 2002) Court upheld $40 million dollar breach of contract verdict.

Standard Fire Ins. Co. v. Proctor, 286 F.Supp.2d 567, (D.Md. Oct 07, 2003)

In re Royal Ahold N.V. Securities and ERISA Litigation, 219 F.R.D. 343, (D.Md. Nov 04, 2003)

F.D.I.C. v. Ernst & Young, LLP, 216 F.R.D. 422, (N.D.Ill. Jun 05, 2003)

F.D.I.C. v. Ernst & Young, LLP, 256 F.Supp.2d 798, (N.D.Ill. Apr 15, 2003)

Fawcett v. McRoberts, 326 F.3d 491, (4th Cir.(Va.) Apr 15, 2003)

U.S. v. Lee, 60 Fed.Appx. 425, (4th Cir.(Md.) Mar 14, 2003)

U.S. v. Faulk, 57 Fed.Appx. 187, (4th Cir.(N.C.) Mar 14, 2003)

U.S. v. Lutz, 56 Fed.Appx. 133, (4th Cir.(Md.) Jan 29, 2003)

U.S. v. Lutz, 51 Fed.Appx. 477, (4th Cir.(Md.) Dec 04, 2002)

U.S. v. Hadrick, 51 Fed.Appx. 130, (4th Cir.(Md.) Nov 22, 2002)

Lutz v. Epner, 2002 WL 32361839, (D.Md. Sep 12, 2002)

Shealy v. Shealy, 295 F.3d 1117, (10th Cir.(Colo.) Jul 08, 2002)

U.S. v. Thomas, 37 Fed.Appx. 664, (4th Cir.(Md.) Jun 19, 2002)

Legg v. County Com'rs of Dorchester County, 200 F.Supp.2d 535, (D.Md. May 15, 2002)

U.S. v. Prince, 50 Fed.Appx. 177, (4th Cir.(Md.) Nov 18, 2002)

U.S. v. Sterling, 283 F.3d 216, (4th Cir.(Md.) Mar 08, 2002)

Fawcett v. McRoberts, 168 F.Supp.2d 595, (W.D.Va. Oct 11, 2001)

U.S. v. Johnson, 4 Fed.Appx. 169, (4th Cir.(Md.) Feb 15, 2001)

Obayanju v. U.S., 120 F.Supp.2d 546, (D.Md. Oct 30, 2000)

U.S. v. Prescott, 221 F.3d 686, (4th Cir.(Md.) Jul 31, 2000)

U.S. v. Posnanski, 217 F.3d 842, (4th Cir.(Md.) Jul 17, 2000)

Musser v. Christie, 748 A.2d 1027, (Md.App. Mar 29, 2000)

U.S. v. Barron, 211 F.3d 1265, (4th Cir.(Md.) Mar 15, 2000)

U.S. v. Lay, 182 F.3d 911, (4th Cir.(Md.) Jun 29, 1999)

U.S. v. Merchant, 176 F.3d 476, (4th Cir.(Md.) Apr 16, 1999)

U.S. v. Prescott, 175 F.3d 1017, (4th Cir.(Md.) Apr 05, 1999)

U.S. v. Jones, 168 F.3d 484, (4th Cir.(Md.) Jan 12, 1999)

U.S. v. Obayanju, 165 F.3d 21, (4th Cir.(Md.) Oct 23, 1998)

U.S. v. Albertsen, 162 F.3d 1156, (4th Cir.(Md.) Aug 20, 1998)

U.S. v. Prescott, 134 F.3d 365, (4th Cir.(Md.) Feb 03, 1998)

Integrated Consulting Services, Inc. v. LDDS Communications, Inc., 996 F.Supp. 470, (D.Md. Jan 30, 1998)

U.S. v. Bramson, 107 F.3d 868, (4th Cir.(Md.) Feb 24, 1997)

U.S. v. Depasquale, 103 F.3d 121, (4th Cir.(Md.) Dec 17, 1996)

U.S. v. Lawson, 103 F.3d 121, (4th Cir.(Md.) Nov 19, 1996)

U.S. v. Barron, 77 F.3d 471, (4th Cir.(Md.) Feb 16, 1996)

U.S. v. Milton, 52 F.3d 78, (4th Cir.(Md.) Apr 19, 1995)

U.S. v. Ford, 45 F.3d 428, (4th Cir.(Md.) Jan 03, 1995)

U.S. v. Bridges, 43 F.3d 1468, (4th Cir.(Md.) Dec 09, 1994)

U.S. v. Hadrick, 34 F.3d 1067, (4th Cir.(Md.) Sep 01, 1994)

Palumbo v. Tele-Communications, Inc., 157 F.R.D. 129, (D.D.C. Aug 26, 1994)

Wells v. State, 642 A.2d 879, (Md.App. Jun 10, 1994)

Wells v. State, 100 Md.App. 693, 642 A.2d 879, Md.App., June 10, 1994 (NO. 1545 SEPT.TERM, 1993)

U.S. v. Aiken, 974 F.2d 446, (4th Cir.(Md.) Aug 21, 1992)

U.S. v. Aiken, 787 F.Supp. 106, (D.Md. Mar 24, 1992)

U.S. v. King, 955 F.2d 42, (4th Cir.(Md.) Feb 18, 1992)

U.S. v. Aiken, 775 F.Supp. 855, (D.Md. Oct 03, 1991)

Non-Published Opinions:

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, Plaintiff - Appellee, v. Binica Nicole BROOKS; Benjamin Steven Davis; Barry Elijah Davis, Defendants - Appellants., 2008 WL 2307409

Rebecca Marie WALDT, et al., Appellants, v. UNIVERSITY OF MARYLAND MEDICAL SYSTEM CORPORATION, et al., Appellees., 2007 WL 3357311, (Appellate Brief) (Md.App. Oct 03, 2007

Damon Purnell GIBSON, Appellant, v. State of Maryland, Appellee., 2006 WL 3929877, (Appellate Brief) (Md.App. Dec 27, 2006)

Brown v. Equitable Trust Mortg. Corp., 2006 WL 3022963, (D.Md. Oct 11, 2006)

Brown v. Equitable Trust Mortg. Corp., 2006 WL 3022963, (D.Md. Oct 11, 2006)

UNIVERSITY OF MARYLAND MEDICAL SYSTEM CORPORATION, et al., Appellants/Cross-Appellees, v. Theresa GOMEZ, et. al., Appellees/Cross-Appellants., 2006 WL 3077101,) Md.App. Sep 19, 2006)

Virgil Hill v. Cecil Barker, 2005 WL 1271851, (D.Md. May 26, 2005)

Charles G. RANKIN, Guardian, et al., Appellants, v. UNIVERSITY OF MARYLAND MEDICAL SYSTEM CORPORATION, et al., Appellees., 2005 WL 924347, (Md.App. Mar 03, 2005)

HYLIND, INC., Appellant, v. WEST PUBLISHING CORPORATION, Successor in Interest to Information America, Inc., Appellee., 2005 WL 5347408

Glass, Lewis & Co., LLC v. McMahon, 2005 WL 2435896, (Md.Cir.Ct. Aug 19, 2005)

VASILIOS HATZIANOGLOU, Appellant, v. State of Maryland, Appellee., 2004 WL 5282607, (Appellate Brief) (Md.App. Mar 17, 2004)

Messina v. Provident Bank of Maryland, 2004 WL 945077, (D.Md. Mar 16, 2004)

VERIZON MARYLAND INC., Appellant/Cross-Appellee, v. PUBLIC SERVICE COMMISSION OF MARYLAND, AT&T Communications of Maryland, LLC, and Office of People's Counsel, Appellees/Cross-Appellants., 2003 WL 25513316, (Md.App. Nov 21, 2003)

Yehuda MENACHEM, Appellant, v. Lisa FRYDMAN-MENACHEM, Appellee., 2003 WL 25491279, (Appellate Brief) (4th Cir. Apr 30, 2003)

Melvin BROWN, t/a Melvin's Food Market, Appellant, v. DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH and Mental Hygiene, Appellee., 2002 WL 32516023, (Appellate Brief) (Md.App. Oct 18, 2002)

Luis A. QUERAL, M.D., et al., Appellants, v. Dianne R. KELLY, Appellee., 2001 WL 34546018, (Appellate Brief) (Md.App. Jan 12, 2001) Brief of Appellee (NO. 643)

Reno Edward LACY, Sr. Appellant, v. Lurin Maureen ARVIN, Appellee., 2001 WL 34750878

Russell W. BRANNON, Jr., Appellant, v. Michael SPEAKMAN, et al., Appellee., 2000 WL 34522074, (Appellate Brief) (Md.App. Apr 27, 2000) Brief for Appellant (NO. 02263)

ST. JOSEPH MEDICAL CENTER, INC., Appellant, v. Alvin R. PASQUINELLI, Sr. et al., Appellees., 2000.

Michael THODE, Appellant, v. PATRICIA META BLACKBURN, Appellee., 2000 WL 34522442, (Appellate Brief) (Md.App. Mar 01, 2000)

TRI-STATE TITLE COMPANY, INC., et al. Appellants/Cross-Appellees, v. STEWART TITLE GUARANTY COMPANY Appellee/Cross-Appellant., 2000 WL 34487345, (Appellate Brief) (Md.App. Feb 09, 2000)

Donald G. ARCHER, Plaintiff-Appellant, v. UNITED STATES OF AMERICA and Robert N. Goldberg, Defendants-Appellees., 1998 WL 34176885,

Floyd A. MICHAUX, Appellant, v. State of Maryland, Appellee., 1997 WL 34631493

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, Appellee, v. GUNTHER'S LEASING TRANSPORT, INC. and Mark David Gunther, Defendants/Appellants., 1997 WL 33539510, (Appellate Brief) (4th Cir. Jun 05, 1997)

Lawrence CHERNESKI, Appellant, v. Elizabeth CHERNESKI, Appellee., 1997 WL 34631316

WINNER DISTRIBUTING COMPANY, et al., Appellant, v. Nicholas A. DULISSE, Appellee., 1997 WL 34648346, (Appellate Brief) (Md.App. Feb 18, 1997) Brief for Appellee (NO. 1346)

George LINHARDT, Jr., et al., Appellant, v. Terry MADDEN, Individually, etc., Appellee., 1997 WL 34641565, (Appellate Brief) (Md.App. Jan 21, 1997) Brief for Appellee (NO. 889)