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Michael L. Rowan

Michael L. Rowan

Michael L. Rowan is a graduate of Gonzaga College High School in Washington, DC, the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, and the Columbus School of Law at Catholic University from which he graduated in 1994. Mr. Rowan is a fellow of the American College of Trial Lawyers, the highest honor available to a trial lawyer. He has held an “AV” rating from Martindale-Hubbell for approximately fifteen years. Mr. Rowan is a lifelong resident of the Washington Metropolitan area.

Mr. Rowan served as law clerk for the Honorable William C. Miller of the Circuit Court for Montgomery County, Md. He joined the firm of Quinn & McAuliffe as an associate upon completion of his clerkship in 1995 and has been with its successors, first as an associate and later as a partner. He is active in the Bar Associations for the State of Maryland, the Counties of Montgomery and Frederick, and the District of Columbia.

American College of Trial Lawyers LogoHe is a member of the Family Law Section, Personal Injury Section and the Fee Dispute Resolution Section of the Montgomery County Bar Association. He served on the Executive Committee of the Montgomery County Bar Association as well as being the Chair of its Judicial Selections Committee, while also being a member of the Negligence, Insurance, and Workers’ Compensation Section of the Maryland State Bar Association. He was appointed by Governor of the state of Maryland to serve on the Montgomery County Trial Courts Nominating Commission which approves applicants for judicial positions. Mr. Rowan is also a member, by appointment of Maryland’s Court of Appeals, of the Character Committee for the Maryland Court of Appeals, and previously served as the Treasurer for the Committee to Retain the Sitting Judges of Montgomery County.

Mr. Rowan practices primarily in the areas of family law, business litigation, insurance defense, personal injury, criminal defense, and worker’s compensation.

Mike is active on numerous civic committees, local charities and community groups, including coaching youth sports in football, basketball and baseball. He spends time away from the practice of law with his wife and three children.

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