The Paley Perspective

We start by listening to you and truly understanding your concerns and goals. We see matters through the lens of your desired objectives. One of the first questions we ask is "What do you want to achieve?" We then set about developing a strategy to meet your needs.

About Paley Rothman

Our Approach

Our Approach

For more than 40 years, Paley Rothman has been building a reputation as one of the leading law firms in the region. Paley Rothman is known for its high quality legal services and sophisticated practices, and the firm has developed a loyal base of clients who appreciate our competitive pricing, efficiency, collegiality and knowledge. We provide a wide range of legal counsel and representation in such diverse and demanding practice areas as corporate, tax, real estate, litigation, estate planning and employment law among others. Now totaling 40 attorneys, the firm embraces the time-honored virtues of integrity and hard work, and has earned a reputation that makes our clients and us proud.

We listen to our clients, and we’ve been doing it since 1972. You know when you walk through our doors that your goals and objectives are our priority. We listen first, and talk through the strategy second. We know the only way to give you exceptional service is to find out what you are hoping to accomplish. We then work closely with you to develop a plan of action that aims to fulfill your desired result.

Our clients have a broad range of business and personal legal needs. Our diverse workforce helps us approach these issues with varying perspectives. We know that all cases are not the same, so we work hard to provide our clients with sophisticated solutions that fit with their objectives.

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December 19, 2019

14 Paley Rothman Attorneys Named to the 2020 Maryland Super Lawyers and Rising Stars Lists

Ten Paley Rothman attorneys were named to the 2020 Maryland Super Lawyers list and four were selected 2020 "Maryland Rising Stars." Glenn Cooper was named the number one attorney in Maryland.

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Remembering the Holocaust: Courage and Resiliency as told by the Child of Two Survivors

In honor of International Holocaust Remembrance Day, Jeffrey Kolender shares the courageous accounts of his parents, both Holocaust survivors.

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Jeffrey Kolender, Paula Calimafde, and Michelle Chapin were all featured in the most recent edition of the magazine. The feature is in the July/August 2018 edition of Bethesda Magazine. This year, 17 attorneys were listed as the Top Estate Lawyers by their peers, and 8 were selected as Rising Stars.

For the sixth year in a row, Paley Rothman earned national and local honors in US News-Best Lawyers 2018 “Best Law Firms” rankings.

Paley Rothman is pleased to announce that 16 lawyers have been named to the 2018 Edition of Best Lawyers in America. We would like to congratulate the following attorneys named to this year’s list.

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