George Tankard III

  • Medical Malpractice, Maritime Law, Personal Injury...
  • District of Columbia, Maryland, Massachusetts, Pennsylvania, Texas
Claimed Lawyer Profile

George Tankard, 57, has litigated complex civil cases for 30 years in a variety practices areas, including admiralty and maritime litigation, False Claims Act litigation, and products liability, medical malpractice, toxic tort, medical device, and pharmaceutical litigation. He has litigated cases in these practice areas for several prominent Baltimore and national firms. George graduated from the College of William & Mary in 1981, where he earned his bachelor's degree and was elected to Phi Beta Kappa. He was awarded a Juris Doctor degree from the University of Virginia in 1984. George is licensed to practice law in Maryland, the District of Columbia, Texas, Pennsylvania, and Massachusetts. He is currently a member of Taxpayers Against Fraud Education Fund, the American Association for Justice and the Maryland Association for Justice, as well the Maryland and Baltimore City Bar Associations. George currently serves as Co-Chair of the Bar Association of Baltimore City’s Pro Bono and Access to Legal Services Committee and as a member and volunteer attorney with the Senior Legal Services Committee.

College of William and Mary
B.A. (1984) | Government
Honors: Phi Beta Kappa
University of Virginia School of Law
J.D. (1984)
Volunteer of the Year
Bar Association of Baltimore City Senior Legal Services Committee
Awarded for providing legal representation to low income seniors in Baltimore City
Professional Associations
Taxpayers Against Fraud Education Fund
- Current
American Association for Justice
- Current
Maryland Association for Justice
- Current
Maryland State Bar Association
- Current
Bar Association of Baltimore City
- Current
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
District of Columbia
District of Columbia Bar
  • Rates, Retainers and Additional Information
    Fees are determined on a case by case basis.
Practice Areas
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Maritime Law
  • Personal Injury
  • Products Liability
Contact & Map
Simms Showers LLP
201 International Circle
Suite 250
Baltimore, MD 21030
Telephone: (410) 783-5795
Fax: (410) 510-1789