Joseph E. Moore
Joseph E. Moore was born in Berlin, Maryland on November 23, 1942. He was admitted to the Maryland Bar in 1969.
Wesley College (A.A., 1962); University of Maryland (B.A., 1965; L.L.B., 1968). Phi Alpha Delta.
Worcester County State’s Attorney, 1979-1983.
Attorney for Worcester County Board of Zoning Appeals, 1971-1975; Attorney for the Town of Berlin, 1975-1989; Attorney for Ocean Pines Association, 1983-present.
Worcester County (President, 1977), Maryland State (Member, Board of Governors, 1977-1978, 1981-1982), and American Bar Associations; Fellow, Maryland Bar Foundation; Governor’s Advisory Board on Rape and Sexual Offenses, 1982-1983; Trial Court Judicial Selection Commission, 1999-2004; Maryland Attorney Grievance Commission Peer Review Committee; Co-Chair of First Appellate Circuit Court Character Committee of Maryland State Board of Law Examiners; Board of Directors, Calvin B. Taylor Banking Co., Berlin, Maryland; Board of Directors, Chesapeake Utilities Corporation, Dover, Delaware; Board of Directors, Ocean City Life Saving Museum; Board of Trustees for Worcester Preparatory School; Board of Trustees for the Maryland Historical Society, 2006-2010.
In 2003, Mr. Moore was inducted as a Fellow into the American College of Trial Lawyers, which is limited to the top 1% of trial lawyers in the state of Maryland.
Civil and Trial Practice; Real Estate; Corporation; Administrative Practice; Probate; Zoning and Land Use Law
Raymond C. Shockley
Raymond C. Shockley was born in Berlin, Maryland on November 23, 1936. He was admitted to the Maryland Bar in 1970.
University of Baltimore (J.D., 1970). Former Trooper, Maryland State Police, 13 years. Former Assistant State’s Attorney for Worcester County, 1972-1973.
Attorney for Worcester County Board of License Commissioners, 1971-1980.
Worcester County (President, 1974) and Maryland State Bar Associations; First Judicial Circuit Selection Committee (2007-2014); Former Member, Maryland Attorney Grievance Commission; Former Member, Attorney Inquiry Board; Former Chairman of the Advisory Board, Eastern Shore Division of Branch Banking and Trust Company; Former Director and Chairman of Board, Atlantic Bank of Ocean City, Maryland; Director and Executive Committee Member, Community Foundation of the Eastern Shore (1996-2008); Director and Executive Committee Member, Coastal Hospice (1990-1997).
Real Estate, Corporation, Probate.
Joseph G. Harrison, Jr.
Joseph G. Harrison, Jr. was born in Berlin, Maryland on August 17, 1944. He was admitted to the Maryland Bar in 1974.
University of Maryland (B.A., 1966); University of Baltimore (J.D., 1974). Lieutenant, U.S. Navy, 1967-1971.
Worcester County (President, 1983), Maryland State (Board of Governors, 1998-2000, 2001-2003, 2009-2011; Chairman, Section Council, Litigation Section, 1988-1989), and American Bar Associations; Fellow, Maryland Bar Foundation.
Civil and Trial Practice; Real Estate; Corporation; Administrative
J. Richard Collins
General Civil and Trial Practice; Alternative Dispute Resolution; Construction Law; Business Law; Condominium Law. Counsel to various state and national non-profit organizations.
Regan James Reno Smith
Regan J.R. Smith was born in Orlando, Florida on October 20, 1959. He was admitted to the Maryland Bar in 1985.
Western Maryland College (B.A., 1981); University of Baltimore (J.D., 1985), Omicron Delta Kappa; Pi Gamma Mu; Phi Alpha Theta. Clerkship, Court of Appeals of Maryland, 1985-1986. Author, Playing the Acid Rain Game: A State's Remedies, 16 Environmental Law 255, 1986. Assistant State’s Attorney, Worcester County, 1989-1998.
Worcester County, Maryland State (Board of Governors, 1993-1995; Estates and Trusts Section; Real Property Section Council, 2001-2003) and American Bar Associations; Board of Directors, Atlantic General Hospital (Treasurer, Vice Chairman, Chairman, 2006-2007); Board of Directors, Bank of Ocean City, 2007-present.
Real Estate; Corporation; Probate; Estate Planning; Zoning Law
Christopher T. Woodley
Christopher T. Woodley was born in Franklin, New Hampshire on January 28, 1973. He was admitted to the Maryland Bar in 1998.
Wheaton College (B.A., 1995); Dickinson School of Law (J.D., 1998). Law Clerk to the Honorable Theodore R. Eschenburg and the Honorable Thomas C. Groton, III, Circuit Court for Worcester County, Maryland, 1998-2000.
Worcester County and Maryland State Bar Associations. Board of Directors, Coastal Hospice (2004-2013); Board of Directors, Ocean City Chamber of Commerce; Board of Directors, Worcester County Education Foundation, Inc.
Civil and Trial Practice; Real Estate; Condominium/Homeowners Association Law; Zoning Law; Landlord/Tenant; Corporation; Estate Planning; Probate
Family Law, Criminal Law and General Litigation
Chris S. Mason
Personal Injury; Civil Litigation; Business and Commercial Litigation; Tort Defense Law; Real Estate Transactions; Estate Planning; Federal Tort Claim Act Cases