We provide a wide range of legal counsel and representation.

The increasingly sophisticated needs of our clients often require the legal advice of attorneys in many practice areas. Our attorneys are sufficiently skilled—and equally versatile—to allow us to assemble a team whose members offer just the right combination of knowledge and experience to handle every aspect of the most complex legal matters.

Each of these practice areas maintains a similar standard for providing legal advice that is as sound as it is supportive. Whether they’re handling a real estate transaction, negotiating the sale or purchase of a business, creating and implementing a multifaceted estate plan or litigating a case in federal or state courts, our attorneys bring the resources—and the responsiveness—that deliver practical and cost-effective solutions.

Practice Areas

We provide a wide range of legal counsel and representation.

The increasingly sophisticated needs of our clients often require the legal advice of attorneys in many practice areas. Our attorneys are sufficiently skilled—and equally versatile—to allow us to assemble a team whose members offer just the right combination of knowledge and experience to handle every aspect of the most complex legal matters.

Each of these practice areas maintains a similar standard for providing legal advice that is as sound as it is supportive. Whether they’re handling a real estate transaction, negotiating the sale or purchase of a business, creating and implementing a multifaceted estate plan or litigating a case in federal or state courts, our attorneys bring the resources—and the responsiveness—that deliver practical and cost-effective solutions.

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Business Practices

We represent individual entrepreneurs, small businesses and large corporations, in Maryland, DC and Virginia, as well as businesses across the country. We are capable of representing your legal and business interests no matter the scope.

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Individual Practices

We represent individuals and business professionals with their personal legal matters. Whether you need counsel on your estate plan, a real estate transaction or any other concern that may arise, our attorneys bring the resources and responsiveness that deliver practical and cost-effective solutions.

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News

May 20, 2016

Jim Hammerschmidt Provides Commentary in DailyWorth Article on New Overtime Rules

Jim Hammerschmidt provides commentary in DailyWorth article, “Do the New Overtime Rules Really Mean Bigger Paychecks?” by Nancy Mann Jackson (May 19, 2016).

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Blog

NLRB Revisits Employee Handbook Issues

We have written before about the NLRB’s attacks on handbook provisions and other restrictions on employee communications, with warnings about restrictions on confidentiality...

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Awards

Twelve Paley Rothman attorneys were named to the 2016 Washington D.C. Super Lawyers list and four were selected 2016 "Washington D.C. Rising Stars."

For the fourth year in a row, Paley Rothman earned national and local honors in US News-Best Lawyers 2016 “Best Law Firms” rankings.

Paley Rothman is pleased to announce that 12 attorneys have been named to the 2016 edition of Best Lawyers in America. We would like to congratulate the following attorneys named to this year’s list...

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