16 Pessin Katz Law Attorneys Named to 2021 Best Lawyers in America List

Pessin Katz Law is pleased to announce the following PK Law Attorneys selected for inclusion on the 2021 Best Lawyers in America list.

Special recognition to Randall Lutz, David Pessin, Patricia McHugh Lambert, Steve Allen, Natalie Magdeburger and Catherine Steiner for being named to the list for the past 26, 16, 16, 15, 13 and 13 years respectively and Patricia McHugh Lambert for being named Baltimore Lawyer of the Year for Insurance Litigation and Randall Lutz for being named Baltimore Lawyer of the Year for Environmental Law.

Randall M. Lutz 1995 – 2021 (26 years)

  • Environmental Law
  • Litigation – Environmental
  • Lawyer of the Year Environmental Law – Baltimore 2021


David N. Pessin 2006-2021 (16 years)

  • Sports Law


Patricia McHugh Lambert 2006-2021 (16 years)

  • Commercial Litigation
  • Insurance Law
  • Litigation – Insurance
  • Lawyer of the Year Insurance Litigation – Baltimore 2021


Steven A. Allen 2007-2021 (15 years)

  • Commercial Litigation
  • Criminal Defense: General Practice
  • Criminal Defense: White-Collar


Natalie C. Magdeburger 2009-2021 (13 years)

  • Medical Malpractice Law – Defendants
  • Professional Malpractice Law – Defendants


Catherine W. Steiner 2009-2021 (13 years)

  • Medical Malpractice Law – Defendants
  • Professional Malpractice Law – Defendants
  • Lawyer of the Year Medical Malpractice – Defendants – Baltimore (2013, 2017, 2020)


Edmund J. O’Meally 2012-2021 (9 years)

  • Education Law
  • Lawyer of the Year Education Law – Baltimore (2018 and 2020)


Drake Zaharris 2013-2021 (8 years)

  • Closely Held Companies and Family Business Law
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Corporate Law
  • Insurance Law


Mairi Pat Maguire 2013-2021 (8 years)

  • Insurance Law
  • Medical Malpractice Law – Defendants


Leslie Stellman 2019-2021 (2 years)

  • Labor Law – Management


Paul M. Finamore 2019-2021 (2 years)

  • Employment Law – Management
  • Insurance Law
  • Litigation – Insurance


Aidan F. Smith 2020-2021 (1 year)

  • Family Law


Kevin F. Bress 2021

  • Trusts and Estates


Rochelle S. Eisenberg 2021

  • Education Law


Lauren B. Ades 2021

  • Corporate Law
  • Real Estate Law


Elliott D. Petty 2021

  • Professional Malpractice Law – Defendants


Best Lawyers in America: Ones to Watch:

Alex H. Kelly 2021

  • Commercial Litigation


Best Lawyers
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About Pessin Katz Law, P.A. (PK Law)

PK Law is a leading Maryland law firm with more than 60 attorneys, paralegals and law clerks. The firm’s main office is located in Towson with offices in Columbia and Bel Air. PK Law’s core practice areas include Corporate and Real Estate, Education Law, Employment Law, Estate Planning and Elder Law, General Litigation and Medical Malpractice Defense.

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