10 Offit Kurman Attorneys Listed Among Bethesda Magazine’s Top Attorneys


Bethesda, MD | October 24, 2019 Bethesda Magazine has named 10 Offit Kurman attorneys among the region’s “Top Attorneys.” The recognition honors the region’s most respected legal practitioners, as chosen by their peers.

To assemble the list, Bethesda Magazine surveyed hundreds of attorneys who practice in Montgomery County. Survey respondents were asked to name the attorneys they would recommend in 25 practice areas.

The Offit Kurman attorneys on the list serve clients in a range of legal practice areas, including family law, bankruptcy, business and corporate law, education law, and trusts and estates.

A full list of the Offit Kurman attorneys named Top Lawyers in Bethesda, along with their practice areas and links to their biographies, can be found below:

Lisa Seltzer Becker

Family Law/Divorce and School


Sandra A. Brooks

Family Law/Divorce


Sara M. Donohue

Family Law/Divorce


Emily B. Gelmann

Family Law/Divorce


Cheryl L. Hepfer

Family Law/Divorce



James M. Hoffman

Bankruptcy, Creditors’ Rights and Corporate


Lauren A. Jenkins

Trusts & Estates


Stephen Metz

Bankruptcy (Creditors)


Pilar C. Nichols

Family Law/Divorce


Jordan Savitz




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