Case Results

DUI Charge

Found Not Guilty

Represented local official who was arrested and charged with DUI. After trial, defendant was found not guilty of all alcohol related charges, including DUI.

Marijuana Distribution

No Jail Time

Argued that undercover Ocean City Police Officer entrapped defendant into selling marijuana. Jury returned verdict of not guilty on distribution charge. Based upon change in law, convinced judge that defendant could not receive any jail sentence for simple possession of marijuana.

Drug Possession

Charges Dismissed

Suppressed 2,550 bags of heroin, handgun, and large amount of cash by challenging reasonable articulable suspicion for traffic stop. Following suppression of evidence, all charges were dismissed.

Large Drug Possession


Suppressed large quantity of marijuana and hash oil, LSD, and MDA based upon warrantless entry by local narcotics taskforce into vestibule of apartment building and subsequent warrantless entry into defendant’s apartment. Following suppression of evidence, all charges were dismissed.

Drug Possession | Military Veteran

Negotiated to Misdemeanor

Based upon warrantless search of military veteran’s home, moved to suppress large quantities of marijuana, paraphernalia, weapons, and ammunition seized from marijuana grow house. Negotiated a plea agreement to misdemeanor possession that guaranteed no jail time.


No Incarceration

Negotiated a binding plea agreement on behalf of executive officer of nonprofit organization accused of embezzling $75,000, which resulted in a suspended sentence and no incarceration.


Probation & Expungement

Negotiated plea agreement on behalf of state employee charged with embezzlement that resulted in probation before judgment and expungement of criminal record.

Suspended License


Defeated effort to suspend license of driver who refused breath test because local law enforcement agency failed to provide correct advice of rights form.

Dismissal of License Suspension


Obtained dismissal of license suspension case because municipal police department refused to provide driver with copies of suspension paperwork at time of stop.

Won License Suspension Hearing

No Sufficient Evidence

Won license suspension hearing where stopping officer failed to indicate on suspension paperwork sufficient evidence to show that defendant was the driver.


Dismissed All Charges

Convinced prosecutor to dismiss all charges against client charged with DUI and making a false statement to a police officer when dash board camera from police vehicle contradicted the police report prepared by the police officer.

Distribution of Cocaine

Early Eligibility for Parole

Prevented defendant convicted of distribution of cocaine from receiving 25-year mandatory minimum sentence as a third offender and 10-year mandatory minimum sentence as a second offender, resulting in client’s early eligibility for parole.

ER Physician Charged With Accident


Obtained dismissal of all charges against emergency room physician charged with a personal injury automobile accident.

False Arrest

Dismissed All Charges

Used computer forensics expert to recreate GPS track on client’s navigation system to prove that waterman had not entered oyster sanctuary, leading to dismissal of all charges.

Sex Offense

Obtained Stet

Obtained stet for client charged with fourth degree sex offense.

Vehicular Assault

All Charges Expunged

Following guilty verdict by trial judge, prevailed on motion for acquittal based upon error in charging document filed by local police in vehicular assault case. Guilty verdict was reversed and all charges were expunged.

Marijuana Charges

Acquittal Entered & Records Expunged

Prevailed in motion to dismiss synthetic marijuana charges against client based upon failure of State Department of Health and Mental Hygiene to publish list of new controlled dangerous substances. Acquittal entered and records expunged.

Felony Theft

Suspended Sentence

Negotiated a suspended sentence plea agreement for client charged with felony theft, financial elder abuse, in exchange for payment of restitution.

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