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Litigator and Land Use Attorney Geof Washington Joins RWL

January 4, 2023 News


 RWL is pleased to announce that Geoffrey W. Washington, Esq. has joined the firm.  Geof has over 25 years of courtroom experience, including in the areas of business and commercial litigation, shareholder/partner disputes and business separations, estates and trusts litigation, intellectual property/employment covenants litigation, and zoning matters.  He was recently a member at the law firm of Adelberg, Rudow, Dorf & Hendler, LLC.  For a decade, Geof served on the Baltimore City Board of Municipal and Zoning Appeals, serving as Chair for eight years.  Since 2018, when he was appointed by Senate President Bill Ferguson, Geof has served as Chairman of the Board of the South Baltimore Gateway Partnership, where he volunteers his time and efforts. 

Geof will be practicing in the firm’s Complex Civil and Commercial Litigation practice group, co-chaired by Arnold M. Weiner and M. Celeste Bruce and in the firm’s Business and Commercial Transactions practice group, co-chaired by managing partner Alan M. Rifkin and Jamie E. Katz.

“Geof is the consummate litigation attorney.  Talented, thoughtful and passionate about his clients.  We are delighted to have Geof join the firm,” said Arnold Weiner. 

“Geof is extremely well regarded and a true professional.  His expertise in litigation, transactions and zoning matters are a perfect fit.  We welcome Geof to the Firm,” said Alan Rifkin.

“I am very pleased to be affiliated with a law firm of RWL’s stature in the legal field and look forward to working with such a talented team of attorneys,” said Geof Washington.

Geof is located in the firm’s Baltimore office and can be reached at 410.769.8080 and via email at  RWL is a full-service law firm with offices located in Annapolis, Baltimore and Bethesda, Maryland.  RWL is also a member of SCG Legal, a global network of law firms.