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Stephen S. Burgoon

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Location:
Frederick, MD
Phone:
Fax:
301-696-9695
Litigation and Trial Practice:
Extensive civil litigation experience, including major state and federal trial practice. Handled contract, business and bankruptcy litigation, real estate disputes involving claims in excess of $3 million, employment, civil rights and First Amendment litigation, serious personal injury and medical malpractice litigation (including a Frederick County jury verdict of $877,000). Appointed class counsel in federal wage claim involving over 150 class members. Successfully prosecuted copyright, trademark, restrictive covenant and injunctive relief claims in federal court. Litigated numerous appeals of administrative cases in state court. Achieved successful results in dozens of summary judgment proceedings in state and federal court.

Areas of Practice

  • Employment Business
  • Business & Commercial Law
  • Business Organizations
  • Contracts
  • Discrimination
  • Employment Law -- Employee

Bar Admissions

  • Maryland
  • U.S. District Court District of Maryland
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 4th Circuit

Education

  • University of Maryland School of Law, Baltimore, Maryland
    • J.D. - 1993
  • Liberty University, Lynchburg, Virginia
    • B.A. - 1989
    • Major: English

Published Works

  • Employer Representation
  • Employee Representation
  • Employment Contracts

Representative Cases

  • Griffin v. Department of Veterans Affairs, 129 F. Supp. 2d 832 (D. Md.), rev’d. 274 F.3d 818, 2001, 4th Cir
  • Yancey v. National Center on Institutions and Alternatives, Inc., 986 F. Supp. 945 D. Md, 1997
  • Galarraga v. Marriott Employees Federal Credit Union, 70 Fair Empl. Prac. Cas. 1457 D. Md, 1996

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Maryland State Bar Association, Member
  • National Employment Lawyers Association, Member

Past Employment Positions

Smith, Somerville & Case, Baltimore

Office Location

The Law Firm of Stephen S. Burgoon
5100 Buckeystown Pike, Suite 250
Frederick, MD 21703

Map & Directions

Local: 301-228-0769
Fax: 301-696-9695

Office Location

The Law Firm of Stephen S. Burgoon
5100 Buckeystown Pike, Suite 250
Frederick, MD 21703

Map & Directions

Local: 301-228-0769
Fax: 301-696-9695