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.

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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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August 31, 2020

Tracey Coates and Carlos Lastra Provided Commentary in Article titled “Lawmakers, experts weigh changes to Maryland’s child custody court process”

Tracey Coates and Carlos Lastra provided commentary in an article written by Samantha J. Subin titled: "Lawmakers, experts weigh changes to Maryland’s child custody court process," which was published in The Maryland Daily Record on August 26, 2020.

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The Clock is Ticking Again on Lawsuits

The COVID-19 pandemic has disrupted “business as usual” in many ways. People and businesses have been focusing on safety measures and efforts to maintain financial...

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2020 Best Law Firms badge

For the eighth year in a row, Paley Rothman earned national and local honors in US News-Best Lawyers 2020 “Best Law Firms” rankings.

2020 Best Lawyers badge

Paley Rothman is pleased to announce that 17 lawyers have been named to the 2020 Edition of Best Lawyers in America.

Glenn Cooper was named to the Top 10 Washington D.C. Super Lawyers list. Nine other attorneys were named to the 2020 Washington D.C. Super Lawyers list and four were selected 2020 "Washington D.C. Rising Stars."

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