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Kurman Appointed to UMD Law Board

Howard Kurman, a labor relations and employment law attorney and co-founder of the firm of Offit Kurman, has been appointed to the Board of Visitors of the University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law. “I am honored and privileged to have received this appointment,” said Kurman. “After practicing law for more than 35 years, I hope that I can contribute in tangible ways to the continued success of the educational institution that prepared me so well to enter the legal profession. Interacting with my fellow esteemed Board members, faculty and administration will, I am confident, be among my most fulfilling professional experiences and therefore I am proud and humbled to serve in my new capacity.” This announcement was featured in the Jewish Times. If you have any questions for Howard Kurman regarding his practice please contact him at: | 410.209.6417 Howard Kurman websiteHoward K. Kurman is an employment attorney and chair of the firm’s Labor & Employment Practice Group. Mr. Kurman regularly counsels clients on all aspects of proactive employment/labor issues. He represents employers ranging in size from as small as 20 employees to those employers with geographically disparate locations consisting of over 4,000 employees. Mr. Kurman assures, through regular contact with his clients, that they promulgate and maintain the most effective employment policies that will, to the extent possible, minimize their legal exposure in today’s litigious workplace. Mr. Kurman offers advice on employee handbooks, employment agreements, and covenants not to compete as well as confidentiality and non-disclosure agreements.