Mr. Campsen maintains a varied litigation practice with a particular focus on commercial and work-place related disputes. He regularly represents businesses in a wide range of commercial matters including breach of contract and warranty, interference with contract/business relations, corporate ownership disputes, misappropriation of trade secrets, consumer protection violations, product liability claims and False Claims Act issues. Mr. Campsen also represents employers and employees in matters relating to wrongful termination, restrictive covenants, employment agreement disputes, discrimination claims and wage violations under the Maryland Wage and Hour Law, Maryland Wage Payment and Collection Law, Maryland Wage Lien Law and the federal Fair Labor Standards Act. Finally, Mr. Campsen has extensive experience representing insurance companies in matters ranging from premises liability and construction defect claims to toxic tort claims as well as representing railroads in FELA actions and other regulatory related matters.
Mr. Campsen is active in various local business groups including the Baltimore County Chamber of Commerce, Maryland Defense Counsel and the Greater Baltimore Committee.
Mr. Campsen received his law degree from the University of Baltimore, School of Law where he was an editor on the Law Review and a member of the Heuisler Honor Society. Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Campsen clerked for the Honorable Lawrence F. Rodowsky on the Maryland Court of Special Appeals and practiced in the litigation department of another mid-sized Baltimore firm. Prior to attending law school, Mr. Campsen worked in New York City for a national publishing house and an internet startup.