Andrew   H. Robinson


Phone: 301.575.0321
Fax: 301.575.0335
Mailing: 8171 Maple Lawn Boulevard ,
Suite 200 , Maple Lawn , MD   20759
Linkedin: Andrew Robinson


Andrew Robinson is a Principal in the Real Estate Law and Transactions group with a practice focus on matters relating to land use, administrative law, commercial leasing, land development, complex real estate transactions and financing, medical cannabis law, business acquisitions/sales, general corporate matters, and civil litigation. Mr. Robinson has extensive experience representing clients facing homeowner association, landlord-tenant, real estate/construction disputes. He has assisted clients in processing subdivision and condominium development as well as in planning and zoning matters throughout the state.


In May 2018, Mr. Robinson was named the 2018 Business Advocate of the Year by the Howard County Chamber.

Mr. Robinson is also a U.S. Green Building Council, LEED Accredited Professional (LEED® AP) and is listed on the Green Building Certification Institute’s LEED® AP Directory under the legal area of practice. As a LEED accredited professional, Mr. Robinson has demonstrated a thorough understanding of the certification process for the LEED Green Building Rating System and can assist clients in developing, building and leasing green buildings.


Mr. Robinson also has been published in the University of Maryland School of Law’s 2005 Maryland legal history publication “The Voting Rights Cases of 1937: The Adoption of Voting Machine Technology in Baltimore City.”


  • Named one of “Howard County’s Finest Under 39” by the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation in 2012
  • Graduate of Howard County Leadership Premier, Class of 2016
  • Graduate of Leadership Howard County Leadership Essentials, 2009
  • Business Advocate of the Year, Howard County Chamber 2018

Education & Admissions

  • University of Maryland School of Law, JD, cum laude,
  • University of Maryland Baltimore County, B.A., magna cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa
  • Maryland, 2007 
  • U.S. District Court, District of Maryland, 2007


  • American Bar Association
  • Maryland Bar Association
  • Howard County Bar Association, Chair of the Real Property and Business Section
  • Howard County Bar Association Civil Law Center
  • Gaithersburg-Germantown Chamber of Commerce
  • Clarksburg Chamber of Commerce
  • Co-Chair of the Howard County Chamber of Commerce, Legislative Affairs Committee
  • Board Member of the Howard County Chamber of Commerce, Young Professionals Network Board of Directors



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