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Michael J. Abromaitis

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Michael J. Abromaitis

Contact

Phone
(410) 659-1316 (direct dial)

Fax
(410) 659-1350 (fax)

Email
mabromaitis@wcslaw.com

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Areas of Practice

  • Corporate & Business
  • Estates & Trusts
  • Nonprofits

Recognitions

Avvo Rated 8.5

Recipient, Rev. Joseph M. Kelly, S.J. Medal, Loyola Blakefield, 2016.

Recipient, Stanley L. Seligman Award, (Appellate Advocacy), 1966

AV Peer Review Rated, Martindale-Hubbell, 2010

Martindale-Hubbell's 2014 Washington D.C. & Baltimore’s Top Rated Lawyer

 

Education

University of Maryland Law School, LLB 1967

Georgetown University Law Center, LLM in Taxation 1971

John Hopkins University, MLA 1990

Loyola College, AB 1962

Bar Admissions

All Federal and State Courts in Maryland

For more than forty years, Mr. Abromaitis has been guiding his clients through the legal labyrinth of business decisions to achieve commercial success. He has served on numerous corporate and philanthropic boards which has given him a depth of understanding of the problems of businesses, from start-ups to mature corporations, whether for profit or nonprofit. In addition, Mr. Abromaitis has sharpened his understanding of the impact of taxes on day to day business operations with his Studies at Georgetown University Law Center where he earned a Masters of Law in Taxation.

Mr. Abromaitis has also served numerous individuals in planning and administering their estates and trusts. From simple wills, powers of attorney and advance medical directives to the complexities of life insurance trusts, marital and charitable trusts, Mr. Abromaitis has enabled clients to minimize their estate, gift and death taxes while helping his clients accomplish their all-important life goals.

Mr. Abromaitis continues to be rated as an Av Preeminent attorney, the highest rating granted by Martindale Hubbell.

REPRESENTATIVE CLIENTELE

Small, medium and large size businesses, from the biotech, aerotech, military automotive, foodstuff, engineering, transport, and construction industry; state and federal credit unions; banks; and private foundations, as well as public charities.

EXPERIENCE

Military Service—Infantry Company Commander (Korea) U.S. Army (Active Duty: 1962-1964); Airborne and Ranger qualified; Awarded the Korean Defense Service Medal.

SELECTED PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS

Section of Business Law of the ABA

Section of the Probate and Trust Law of the ABA

Bankruptcy Bar of the State of Maryland

COMMUNITY ACTIVITIES

Baltimore Opera Company, Trustee and General Counsel (1974-1986)

Walters Art Gallery, Trustee (1980-1995)

Walters Art Museum, Ex Officio Trustee representing Gov. Ehrlich (2003-2007)

Notre Dame Preparatory School, Trustee (1984-1992)

Loyola Blakefield, Trustee (2001-2007)

ARTICLES/PUBLICATIONS

Seminars to selected groups on tax, business and estate planning topics.