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Stewart Andrew Sutton

Stewart Andrew Sutton

Law Office of Stewart Andrew Sutton, LLC
  • Divorce, Business Law, Estate Planning...
  • California, District of Columbia, Maryland
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I’m Stewart A. Sutton and I have been practicing law in Maryland, the District of Columbia, and California for over 25 years. I am a general practitioner, who helps individuals, families, employees, entrepreneurs, and small businesses solve their ordinary and sometimes extraordinary legal problems. My areas of practice include: family law; business law; personal injury; civil rights; wills and trusts; legal malpractice, real estate litigation, and appeals. I limit my practice to representing no more than a dozen litigation clients at a time. My philosophy is to provide the highest quality legal representation to a small number of clients, instead of providing average quality legal representation to a large number of clients. The quality of my representation is further enhanced by the fact that my clients have direct access to me, because I personally handle all communications. By working closely with my clients, I can expedite the resolution of their cases.

University of California - Los Angeles
J.D. (1986) | Law
Cornell University
B.S. (1984) | Industrial & Labor Relations
Professional Experience
Montgomery County Bar Association
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Articles & Publications
An Attorney Who Violated the Rules of Professional Conduct Should Not Sue a Former Client for Legal Fees Owed
Maryland Bar Journal
Confessions about Confessed Judgments
Maryland Bar Journal
The Use of an Interpleader Action to Resolve a Fee Dispute with a Client
Bar Association of Montgomery County Newsletter
Emotional Distress Damages Are Recoverable in Legal Malpractice Actions
Maryland Bar Journal
Is a Contingency Fee Earned When a Personal Injury Case is Settled?
Montgomery County Bar Association Newsletter
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
District of Columbia
District of Columbia Bar
  • Free Consultation
    15 minute telephonic consultation in personal injury, family law, and legal malpractice cases.
  • Credit Cards Accepted
    MasterCard, VISA, and Discover Card
  • Contingent Fees
    Most Maryland attorneys charge a 40% contingency fee. My standard rate is a 33.33% (one-third) contingency fee.
  • Rates, Retainers and Additional Information
    My hourly rate in $250
Practice Areas
  • Divorce
  • Business Law
  • Estate Planning
  • Family Law
  • Employment Law
  • Legal Malpractice
  • Personal Injury
  • Probate
  • English: Spoken, Written
  • Spanish: Written
Social Media
Websites & Blogs
General Practice Website
Legal Malpractice Blog
Contact & Map
8 Executive Park Court
Germantown, MD 20874
Telephone: (301) 916-5000
Fax: (301) 916-1201