Mr. Donnelly has over 40 years of legal experience. Known for his high-quality work, he advises clients in the areas of tax law, business law, trust and estate planning, wealth preservation, executive compensation, estate litigation, and planning for the disabled.
Points of Distinction
Mr. Donnelly has served as Chairman of the Estate Section of the Maryland State Bar Association and as President of the Baltimore Estate Planning Council. He has also served as Chair of the Baltimore Estate and Gift Tax Study Group.
He has served for over ten years as an adjunct professor at the University of Baltimore Law School teaching Estate Planning, Estates, and Trusts. He frequently lectures on estate planning and estate administration topics for the Bar Association and the National Business Institute.
Mr. Donnelly has received the highest professional (AV) rating from his peers as reported by Martindale-Hubbell.
He is a graduate of Amherst College, cum laude (1968) and the University of Maryland Law School, cum laude (1976). He was a member and an editor of the Maryland Law Review and a member of the Maryland Moot Court Board.