Recent News


Maryland Amnesty Program Begins September 1 By: Leigh Kessler & Giovanni V. Alberotanza The Maryland Comptroller imposes hefty penalties and charges a whopping 13% interest rate on delinquent taxes. This… Continue Reading

New Court Fees

Effective on July 1, 2015, new fees will be charged on Court of Appeals, Court of Special Appeals, Circuit Court, and District Court cases.  For cases filed in the Court… Continue Reading

Personal Representatives-Orphans’ Court

The Howard County Orphans’ Court periodically finds it necessary to appoint attorneys with experience in the areas of probate and estate law to act as estate Personal Representatives and Special Administrators.  Attorneys who… Continue Reading

Judge Hantman Retirement

The Honorable Sue-Ellen Hantman is retiring after many years of distinguished service to the citizens of Howard County. The Howard County Bar Association,in conjunction with the Howard County Women’s Bar… Continue Reading

Wills For Heroes – Update

Wills For Heroes On Saturday, March 07, 2015, the Maryland State Bar Association’s Young Lawyers Section, in partnership with the Howard County Bar Association, held their fifth Wills For Heroes… Continue Reading

Judicial Nominating Commission

Governor Hogan has issued an Executive Order creating both the Appellate Courts Judicial Nominating Commission and 16 Trial Courts Judicial Nominating Commissions. The Trial Courts Judicial Nominating Commission for District… Continue Reading