Best Lawyers Recognition


Best Lawyers in America 2020 Edition

When you partner with Offit Kurman, you partner with excellence. Our firm stands out for the breadth and depth of our legal services, as well as the accomplishments of our team. Offit Kurman attorneys have earned client- and peer-reviewed distinctions such as AV-Preeminent ratings by Martindale-Hubble, listings in Super Lawyers and The Best Lawyers in America, and inclusion in countless top lawyer polls by local and national publications. Collectively, the firm and our various Practice Groups have achieved recognition among numerous lists ranking the top law firms and the largest law firms in the US overall, as well as the regions we serve.

Discover the latest accolades, awards, and honors our attorneys and firm have received.


Offit Kurman Best Lawyers

(Year) First-year the lawyer was listed in any practice area.
(*) Lawyers who are listed for the first time in Best Lawyers.
[#] Anniversary plaque for which lawyer is eligible (5, 10, 15, 20, 25, or 30 years).

Baltimore, MD

Alex M. Allman (2019)
Family Law Family Law Mediation 

Joyce A. Kuhns (2007) [10]
Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law Litigation - Bankruptcy 

Howard K. Kurman (2015) [5]
Employment Law - Management 

Timothy C. Lynch (2013) [5]
Commercial Litigation Litigation - Real Estate

Richard L. Wasserman (1995) [25]
Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law Bet-the-Company Litigation Litigation - Bankruptcy

Bethesda, MD

Edward A. Bloom (2010) [10]
Real Estate Law

Sandra A. Brooks (2018)
Family Law
Family Law Arbitration

Sara M. Donohue (2010) [10]
Family Law

Cheryl L. Hepfer (1995) [25]
Family Law

James M. Hoffman (2013) [5]
Litigation - Bankruptcy

Catherine H. McQueen (2018)
Family Law

Pilar C. Nichols (2018)
Family Law

Ronald L. Ogens (2008) [10]
Family Law
Family Law Arbitration
Family Law Mediation

Bryn H. Sherman (2013) [5]
Real Estate Law

Charlotte, NC

Maple Lawn, MD

Theodore A. Oft(2013) [5]
Business Organizations (including LLCs and Partnerships)

Philadelphia, PA

Michael Conley (2010) [10]
Insurance Law

Jay M. Levin (2006) [15]
Insurance Law

Neil A. Morris (2012) [5]
Litigation - Labor and Employment

Tysons Corner, VA

Joseph A. Condo (1983) [35]
Family Law

C. Thomas Hicks III (1989) [30]
Business Organizations (including LLCs and Partnerships)
Corporate Law
Real Estate Law

Shirley F. Keisler (2015) [5]
Family Law

Steven David Stone (2013) [5]
Education Law


Offit Kurman is one of the fastest-growing, full-service law firms in the Mid-Atlantic region. With over 180 attorneys offering a comprehensive range of services in virtually every legal category, the firm is well positioned to meet the needs of dynamic businesses and the people who own and operate them. Our twelve offices serve individual and corporate clients in the Maryland, Delaware, New Jersey, and Northern Virginia markets, as well as the Washington DC, Baltimore, Philadelphia, and New York City metropolitan areas. At Offit Kurman, we are our clients’ most trusted legal advisors, professionals who help maximize and protect business value and personal wealth. In every interaction, we consistently maintain our clients’ confidence by remaining focused on furthering their objectives and achieving their goals in an efficient manner. Trust, knowledge, confidence—in a partner, that’s perfect.

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