Gallagher Evelius & Jones is pleased to announce that the 2021 edition of Chambers USA has ranked several firm practice areas and attorneys. The Chambers USA Guide is a highly regarded legal directory published annually by Chambers and Partners. This year’s Chambers USA Guide features more than 8,000 firm and almost 22,000 individual rankings in more than 2,000 practice areas, across all 50 states and nationally.

The following firm practice areas were ranked:

Litigation: General Commercial – Band 2

Healthcare – Band 2

Real Estate – Band 3

Additionally, the following attorneys have been ranked in the 2021 guide:


David G. Sommer – Bankruptcy/Restructuring (Maryland) Band 3




Carl Jean-Baptiste GEJLaw.comCarl Jean-Baptiste – Healthcare Band 3




Ward CoeWard B. Coe III – Litigation: General Commercial (Maryland) Band 1




Kinkopf_DaveDavid W. Kinkopf – Litigation: General Commercial (Maryland) Band 3




Mark KMark P. Keener – Real Estate (Maryland) Band 2




Woelper_KirstenKirsten Andrews Woelper – Real Estate (Maryland) Band 4




Potter_RyanRyan Potter – Real Estate Zoning/Land Use Band 2




About Gallagher Evelius & Jones

This year, Gallagher celebrates six decades of serving businesses and nonprofits. Among other clients, Gallagher represents many prominent universities, hospitals and health care providers, financial institutions, religious organizations, real estate development companies, and other businesses throughout the mid-Atlantic region. Many of these relationships date back more than 50 years – a sign of the firm’s strong commitment and level of service. Our practice areas range from health care, employment, and education, to corporate and real estate transactions, commercial lending, civil litigation, renewable energy, creditors’ rights and bankruptcy. Whatever your challenge, you can count on us for innovative, practical guidance with a personal touch.

Attorney Spotlight

David G. Sommer




Representing lenders, receivers, real estate investors, health care institutions, municipalities, and other for-profit and not-for-profit organizations, David helps clients resolve business disputes through bankruptcy, litigation, and negotiation.

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