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Elaine R. Wilford

Of Counsel

Phone: 301.352.4951
Fax: 301.352.8691
ewilford@decarodoran.com

Elaine R. Wilford has been a practicing attorney since 1988, and recently joined the firm as of counsel.  She is barred in Maryland and Pennsylvania and maintains an active practice concentrating Insurance Defense, Medical Malpractice, Domestic and Family Law, and Wills and Estates.

Elaine was born in Baltimore, Maryland and has strong roots in the Maryland legal community.  She attended the University of Baltimore, graduating cum laude in 1984 with a B.A. in Political Science and earned her J.D. from the University School of Law in 1988.  Elaine is barred in Maryland and Pennsylvania.

Prior to joining DeCaro Doran, her legal career included the JAG Office at the Pentagon and the Maryland Attorney General’s office in their environmental divisions, and many years at a prestigious insurance defense law firm in Baltimore, Maryland.  In most recent years, she was a sole practitioner in Manchester, Maryland.

Since 1990, Elaine has been privileged to represent women in domestic abuse cases with a focus on women in the church.  She has provided legal advice and given seminars to counselors both inside and outside of the church.

In 2015, Elaine completed her Master’s in Environment Science from Johns Hopkins University and has turned her education into a passion for environmental issues.  In addition to her law practice, Elaine is the owner of Legacy Waters Environmental Services.

Elaine and her husband make their home in Manchester, Maryland.

  • Construction Defect Litigation
  • Domestic and Family Law
  • General Liability
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Wills & Estates
  • University of Baltimore, cum laude (B.A., Political Science, 1984)
  • University of Baltimore Law School (J.D., 1984)
  • 1988, Maryland
  • 1988, Pennsylvania
  • Maryland Bar Association