FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: OFFIT KURMAN WELCOMES CHRISTOPHER WACHTER TO ITS FAMILY LAW GROUP Bethesda, MD | October 20, 2011 – Offit Kurman is pleased to announce the addition of a new associate, Christopher M. Wachter, to its Family Law Group. “We are all delighted to add Chris to the group, which has doubled in size since its inception in July 2009,” said Family Law Practice Group Leader Ron Ogens. “Chris is an experienced and able practitioner who brings his analytical, writing, and litigation experience to the firm, further enhancing our ability to deliver expert professional service to our clients.” Mr. Wachter joins Offit Kurman with significant experience in civil litigation matters of all types, including family law matters, labor and employment claims and complex commercial litigation.  Wachter was formerly an associate at a respected local firm and later founded and operated a general civil litigation law firm in Montgomery County, Maryland. “I am thrilled to be joining Offit Kurman,” stated Mr. Wachter.  “I look forward to working with some of the region’s most well-respected family law practitioners as I continue to develop and grow my legal practice.” Wachter is based in the firm’s Washington, DC area office in Bethesda, Maryland. ABOUT OFFIT KURMAN Offit Kurman is a growing, dynamic, full-service law firm serving clients in the mid Atlantic region. With offices serving Washington DC, Baltimore, Philadelphia and Wilmington, Offit Kurman is a trusted legal advisor for commercial litigation, insurance recovery, business law, real estate, intellectual property, entertainment and media, labor and employment, construction law, estate planning, asset protection, elder law, family law, government contracting, landlord representation, family law and health care law. CONTACT Steve Kozak Director of Marketing Offit Kurman 8171 Maple Lawn Boulevard, Suite 200 Maple Lawn, MD 20759 443.738.1573