DeCaro Doran

Our firm is a regional leader, offering legal services to individuals and businesses alike. With three offices, we are minutes from the Nation's Capital, Baltimore, Annapolis, and Northern Virginia. We are dedicated to delivering cost-effective and exceptional legal counsel with individualized attention to every client.


Maryland’s 90-day legislative session has come to an end and a new sick leave law was enacted.

Employers with employees whose primary work location is in Maryland are required to provide earned sick and safe leave, regardless of where the employer is located.
On April 6, 2018, Virginia’s Governor signed a Senate Bill into law that prohibits insurance companies and other third party entities from having contractual relationships with court reporting agencies.
For the third year in a row, Partner, Christopher R. Dunn will be a featured speaker at the Maryland Defense Counsel Trial Academy on April 30th, 2018. This is a full-day event consisting of the “Who’s Who” of Maryland trial lawyers and a three-judge panel of sitting and retired judges.
DeCaro Doran is proud to announce that Partner, Christopher R. Dunn was recently named a Top Lawyer for 2017 by Washingtonian Magazine!
In Emerald Point, LLC v. Hawkins (December, 2017), the Virginia Supreme Court was faced with the following question: Can a trial court properly give a spoliation instruction to the jury, permitting an adverse inference where there was no “bad faith” associated with the loss of the evidence.
A recently-enacted statute substantially changes the law regarding under-insured motorist claims in Maryland.  If a policy was sold, issued or delivered prior to July 1, 2018, an under-insured motorist carrier’s exposure was limited to the limits of its policy minus the limits of the tortfeasor’s policy (absent the operation of a worker’s compensation award or payment to the Plaintiff to maintain subrogation rights against the tortfeasor).


DeCaro, Doran, Siciliano, Gallagher and DeBlasis LLP
Maryland Office
17251 Melford Boulevard
Suite 200
Bowie, MD 20715
Virginia Office
3930 Walnut Street
Suite 250
Fairfax, VA 22030
Washington, D.C. Office
1100 Connecticut Avenue, N.W.
Suite 950
Washington, D.C. 20036
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