Local Government Law Services
The representation of local government law requires expertise in navigating the unique and significant rules relating to governmental entities in Maryland. Seidel, Baker & Tilghman, P.A. is well versed in the immunities and rights of local government, which means fair results for both parties without surrendering litigation success. Partner Ed Baker has been working with the Wicomico County, Maryland government since 1975. He has been the Wicomico County Attorney since 1989. The towns of Snow Hill, Vienna, and Princess Anne, Maryland also retain Seidel, Baker & Tilghman, P.A. for legal services.
Maryland local governments have chosen our firm because of our reputation for providing flexible, cost-effective and comprehensive legal services. We draft ordinances for our municipal clients and advise them on zoning and tax issues, contracts and leases, as well as condemnation proceedings. Representatives of our firm attend council, board, and commission meetings as requested, render experienced legal advice, provide litigation defense services, appear in court, and assist in personnel issues including negotiations and arbitrations.
We also represent residents and corporations who have conflicts with their local governments. Based on our extensive experience working with the various local governments and writing many governing codes, we are the attorneys of choice to represent your interests before your local government. We have the inside knowledge you need.
Please note that we cannot represent any interests that conflict with governments or clients we currently represent.