Aidan F. Smith

Professional Experience

“We can’t praise Aidan enough for his professionalism and would highly recommend him to anyone in need of an attorney.”  James H. Moore III

Aidan Smith focuses his practice on general litigation, criminal defense and family law matters.  He graduated from the University of Maryland with a B.A. in Government and Politics and a minor in Criminal Justice and received his Juris Doctorate from the University of Baltimore School of Law where he graduated cum laude.

While in law school, Mr. Smith was a staff editor for the Journal of Environmental Law, a member of the International Environmental Moot Court team and a Rule 16 Attorney for the Office of the Public Defender.

Representative Transactions

  • Successful defense of Public Information Act lawsuit
  • Real property litigation
  • Misdemeanor charges in state courts (theft, assault, etc.)
  • Felony charges in state courts (possession with intent to distribute Controlled dangerous substance, first degree assault, etc.)
  • DUI/DWI/Drunk Driving administrative and criminal process
  • Contested and uncontested divorces
  • Separation agreements
  • Guardianships
  • Granted dismissal of legal malpractice claim, in which the plaintiff sought $300,000.00 in damages
  • Successfully obtained a 13 year reduction of a 25 year term of incarceration
  • Obtained dismissal of a claim in which the Plaintiffs sought $455,000.00 in damages and the recovery of real property.
  • Representation of a property before the Court of Special Appeals of Maryland.
  • Representation of a business owner in an adverse possession action in the Circuit Court.
  • Representation of a mortgage holder against a large financial institution.
  • Civil representation of an employer against an embezzling employee.

Personal Information

Education

  • University of Baltimore School of Law, J.D., Cum Laude
  • University of Maryland, College Park, B.A.

Bar Admission

  • Maryland

Additional Information

  • AV® Preeminent™ by Martindale-Hubbell
  • Selected for inclusion in “Rising Stars” in Super Lawyers Magazine, 2014 – 2017
  • 2015 Washington D.C. and Baltimore Legal Leaders (Family Law, Criminal Law and Litigation)
  • Fellow – Maryland Bar Foundation

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